Director, said the agricultural entrepreneurs or 'agripreneurs' or 'transfarmers' are people who combine business opportunities with agriculture and create their own business to generate income and employment.
Headquartered at the campus of the University of the Philippines Los Banos, Searca
provides research funds not exceeding to $4,500 and optional internship at the center for up to two months.
Gregorio (left), SEARCA
Director and new President of SABRAO, with outgoing SABRAO president Prof.
During the Global Farm Tourism Summit hosted by Searca
, Rose H.
supports farm tourism in the country, saying the sector creates multiple revenue streams for farmers, thereby improving the profitability of small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
Sebastian, regional program leader for CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security in Southeast Asia, sums up the advocacy of CCAFS SEA, the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (Searca
), and the International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR) to push for the establishment of climate-smart villages (CSVs) in the Southeast Asian region to improve food security and resiliency in local communities.
The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA
) is pushing for the replication of nine successful agroforestry cooperatives, including the notable reforestation at Imbayao, Mt.
"The success of these farming technologies in attaining a stable supply of calamansi even during lean months will bring farmers in a better position where they can maximize the economic benefits brought about by higher level of farm gate prices, which in turn raise farm income," said Patricia Ann Pielago of the South East Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA
The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (Searca
) is planning to launch an AgriMuseum, next to its headquarters on the UPLB (University of the Philippines Los Banos) campus.
Delegates to the two-day 'Forum on Reducing Disaster Risks towards a Resilient Agricultural Sector' at the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA
) headquarters here have committed to safeguarding the agriculture sector because it is one of the basic components in the provision of stable food supply across the world.