Certificate program for Non-Specialists Tecahers in Mathematics Implications to reforms in Teachers’ Professional development

AUTHORS Alona M. Belarga, Emellie G. Palomo, Angelina N. Ramirez, Elvira L. Arellano ABSTRACT This research project examined the competencies and capabilities of teachers who are non-majors in Mathematics after attending the Certificate Program of two terms which ran for 6 weeks for each term. The course content covered among others the least learned content Read More …

Effect of Different Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers on the Flower Yield of Roses (Rosa cv.)

AUTHORS Rubin L. Penpillo and Monica L. Ballano ABSTRACT This study was conducted in the Ornamental Garden Bank of West Visayas State University from February 1998 to January 2000. The objectives are to: determine the number of flowers produced and” classified as to size and Length of stalk; determine the average monthly and yearly production Read More …

Status of Ornamental Plant Production in Iloilo Problems and Prospects

AUTHORS Crisanto S. Lopez, Jr. and Monica L. Ballano ABSTRACT This study was designed to survey the status and problems of ornamental plant production in iloilo; specifically to determine the practices of the respondents regarding the use of inorganic and organic fertilizers and chemicals. It also aimed to possibly identify and quantify the commercial pesticides Read More …

Cost-Efficient Fertilizer Management in Lowland Rice under Limited Water Supply

AUTHORS Jenny  C.  Calabio,   Maria  Luisa  Z. Albacete, Esperanza  P.  Armada and Crisanto  S.  Lopez,  Jr. ABSTRACT The efficient utilization of essential rice nutrients, particularly nitrogen, depends on the availability of water. Field experiments were conducted in farmers’ fields in Pototan, lloilo, for two dry seasons,   to evaluate the best location-specific fertilizer management strategy suited Read More …

Human Resource Inventory and Environmental Scanning of Agriculture, Fishery and Natural Resources Sector in Western Visayas, Philippines

AUTHOR Roel A. Alli,  Salvacion Villasi ABSTRACT This project was designed to provide a broad image of AFNR human resources to better understand the factors causing the downtrend in enrolment in AFNR courses. Specifically, it aimed to determine the socio-economic condition, how their education was financed, and the factors influencing the choice of program. Furthermore, the Read More …

Economic Valuation for the Protection of Maasin Watershed in Iloilo, Philippines

AUTHOR Roel A. Alli ABSTRACT This study was conducted to estimate the economic value/or the protection of the Maas in watershed reservation in lloilo, Philippines. The Contingent Valuation Method (CVM) was adopted to measure people’s valuation of watershed protection with willingness to pay (WTP) and willingness to accept (WTA) compensation as measures. Two WTP format Read More …

Effect of the Different Levels of Fertilizers and Types of Harvesting flowers on the Growth and Yield of Spathiphyllum

AUTHORS Rubin L. Penpillo and Monica L. Ballano ABSTRACT This research study was conducted to find out the effects of different Levels of fertilizer and types of harvesting flowers on the growth and yield of Spathiphyllum and to determine the cost and return analysis of each treatment. Two hundred forty potted Spathiphyllum were grown in Read More …

Yield of Ganoderma lucidum in Different sawdust Compositions

AUTHORS Crisanto S.  Lopez Jr & Esperanza P. Armada ABSTRACT This study was done to determine the yield of Ganoderma lucidum on different sawdusts of mahogany (Sweitenia macrophylla), gmelina (Gmelina arborea), and coconut (Cocos nucifera).   The sawdusts were enriched with 50% rice bran and 2% lime based on the total volume of sawdust. All the Read More …