NCPC @ 41. The administrators and staff of the National Crop Protection Center (NCPC) gather together on May 15 for the first day of the Center’s week-long 41st anniversary.
Kicking-off the celebration is the opening of the exhibit at the NCPC lobby that features the Center’s technologies that help farmers protect their crops from pests and plant diseases. Present during the ribbon cutting were (first row, from L-R): Ruby Dela Cruz, extension coordinator; Dr. Gil Magsino, officer-in-charge; Chancellor Fernando C. Sanchez, Jr.; Dr. Fernando F. Sanchez, Sr., retired professor and founding director; Dr. Enrico Supangco, dean of CAFS; Cristina Bajet; and Mario Navasero, scientist. Joing them were (2nd row, from L-R): Dr. Pablito G. Gonzalez; Melvin D. Ebuenga; and Ms. Valeriana P. Justo. (Text by Christopher V. Labe; Photo by Vandolph R. Manigas)