Agri Archive

Arabica Coffee Production and Management

Arabica coffee (Coffea arabica) is a promising economic crop for some areas of the Philippines with an elevation of 1,000-1,500m above sea level, a temperature range of 17-25°C, and with soil pH of 5.2-6.3. It offers bright prospects for enterprising farmers because of the following reasons: its dried bean commands a price of 80-130 pesos

Cassava Production Technoguide

Cassava is one of the important root crops in the Philippines because of its many uses. Aside from being used as food, and feed ingredients, cassava is also used in the manufacture of industrial products. It is also used as raw material in the production of ethanol. Moreover, cassava can be processed into different food

Rice-Prawn Farming System

Source of Technology A modified technology of the Department of Agriculture, Rice + Fish Farming System was launched in 1979. In the year 2001, an on-farm research on rice and prawn farming was initially introduced in the upland areas of two barangays Oples and Taytay, Nagcarlan, Laguna. Technology Description Rice-prawn culture is considered to be

Culture of Angelfish

Angelfish is a freshwater ornamental fish with laterally compressed round body and elongated triangular shaped dorsal and anal fins. It is a piscivorous species that prey on small fish and other macro-invertebrates. It is a hardy species and can attain a maximum size of 12-15cm in length. It is one of the species with high

Pag-Aalaga ng Red Tilapia (Culture of Red Tilapia)

Taong 1980’s unang inalagaan ang red tilapia sa Pilipinas. Bukod sa pagkamapula, mataas na kalidad, presyo, matatag sa sakit ay masarap din ang laman nito. Karaniwang luto nito ay pasingaw o sweet and sour na inihahain sa mga first class hotels at restaurants. Ang mga sumusunod ang wastong pamamaraan ng pag-aalaga nito: Pagpili ng Lugar