Adoption of Good Agricultural Practices in the Philippines: Are mango and banana farmers ready?

submitted by: UP Los Baños

Documentation of the lecture on "Adoption of Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) in the Philippines: Are mango and banana farmers ready?" by Dr. Agnes T. Banzon Associate Professor, Department of Agribusiness Management, College of Economics and Management, UP Los Baños on February 19, 2013 at the SEARCA Drilon Hall, UPLB, College, Laguna.

Assessment of the requirements to enhance organic agriculture in the Philippines

submitted by: UP Los Baños
A report on a study done to assess the current status and requirements for organic farming system and to recommend appropriate measures to enhance the development of organic agriculture in the Philippines. The study is significant for understanding the constraints and risks faced by farmers when they consider a decision on conversion from conventional to organic farming can aid concerned policymakers in identifying the correct strategies for propagating organic agriculture in the country....