Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) officer-in-charge Demosthenes Escoto (left) and Crispulo Bautista Jr. (right), OIC-Regional Executive Director of the Department of Agriculture-Regional Field Office III check the fish hole storage of the 62-footer fiberglass reinforced plastic tuna handline fishing boat during the launch at the Subic Fish Port in Zambales on Wednesday (Sept. 21, 2022). Coined as DA-BFAR’s first-of-a-kind project, it will pave the way for the improvement of socio-economic well-being of small-scale fishers, whose capacity and efficiency of applied fishing technologies are limited. (MNS photo)