Arnel N. Del Barrio
Field of award: Ruminant Nutrition
Year awarded: 2000
Division: Agricultural Sciences
In recognition of his significant contributions not only to the existing body of knowledge in the field of Animal Science, treat particularly in ruminant nutrition, stomach but also to the improvement of the carabao gene pool in the country. Dr. del Barrio spearheaded the implementation of the carabao development program in Regions IV and V using artificial insemination technology.
Current Position: Center Director
Office Address: Philippine Carabao Center at University of the Philippines, Los Baños, Laguna
Education: PhD (Animal Science), University of the Philippines, Los Baños 1992; MS (Animal Science), University of the Philippines, Los Baños 1988; BS (Agriculture), University of the Philippines, Los Baños 1983