Get P500,000 For Free If You Have A Bright Agri Idea!

If you have a viable idea that you can pursue, the Department of Agriculture will give you a grant of P500,000. Yes, that’s free! This is just one of three new financing programs that the DA is launching by the end of January 2020 to encourage people to put up […]


FLOATING RAFT: Best System For Culturing Oysters

In April 2012 we were invited to the rehabilitated Pantal River in Dagupan City to witness a new system of oyster farming that is productive and environment friendly. That was two years after they adopted the floating raft technique of growing oysters. For many years, thousands of fishcages were constructed […]

Master A Special Skill That Can Make You Rich

Master a skill or technique that other people find it difficult to do, and you will have a niche that can make you rich. Just like a fellow from Daet, Camarines Norte who has mastered the art of culturing tiny lapu-lapu fingerlings to 5-inch size. Even the the veteran lapu-lapu […]

Davao Guy Goes For Bougainvillea Trees!

The bougainvillea craze is on. People around the world are getting hyped, thanks to the Chat Group of Baby Spowart who will stage the Bougainvillea Extravaganza on February 20-March 2, 2020 at the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City.The Chat Group counts on some 72,000 Facebook Friends around the world […]

TRACE ELEMENTS: Very Important In Farming

Plants need micronutrients in very small amounts but they are important nevertheless in the plants’ proper growth, flowering and fruiting. Let’s get to know them. CALCIUM (Ca) – It is required by plants for continuous cell division and formation. It increases fruit setting; controls water intake/usage of cell colloids. If […]

TALBOS BIZ: For Bigger Agripreneurs, Too

In an earlier post in this blog, we highlighted the production of vegetable shoots (Talbos) as a project for poor coconut farmers. Actually, however, this idea is not only for the poor coconut farmers. Enterprising agripreneurs, especially near Metro Manila can undertake it to produce big volumes of good quality […]

Eminent Foreign Speakers At Bougainvillea Extravaganza

A 12-day Bougainvillea extravaganza will be staged from February 20 to March 2, 2020 at the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City. The event is under the auspices of Baby Spowart’s Chat Group focussed on nothing but bougainvillea. Her Facebook friends number 72,000 strong from different countries around the world. […]

Flowering Plants, Veggies, Sweet Corn Love Spirulina Byproduct

The Puente family who operates Aztec Spirulina Farm has a new byproduct of spirulina production. Although not yet really produced for the commercial market, the byproduct makes an excellent organic fertilizer for flowering plants, foliage plants, white waxy corn, sweet corn, various favorite vegetables. That’s their experience in their home […]


This is the parent tree of Super Barako or Cavite Barako. An outstanding Barako cultivar from the coffee plantation of the Cavite State University has been registered with the National Seed Industry Council (NSIC) of the Bureau of Plant Industry. NSIC is the agency that registers all crop varieties that […]

LOOK! Brgy. Masaya Farmers Happy Without Chemical Pesticides!

In 2015, corn and eggplant farmers in Brgy. Masaya, Rosario in Batangas had good harvests without resorting to chemical pesticides to control insect pests. How? By releasing wasps called Trichograma that parasitize the eggs of destructive insects. In August 2015, our friend Pat Dugan who has a farm in Rosario, […]

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