CENTRAL BICOL STATE UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE
San Jose, Pili, Camarines Sur
SEAGRASS HANDICRAFT STUDY
JOSEPH R. SECINA
RONNA A VILLANUEVA
Mrs. CRESILDA M. CANING
Seagrass are flowering plants which grows in marine, fully- saline environment or sometimes near in the sea, even in the farm. Its leaves are long and narrow and very often green, and because the plants often grows in large “meadows” which look like grassland.
Deterioration of Seagrass beds has occurred in many places throughout the world as a result of various environmental changes. Such changes are a result of anthropogenic impacts, including pollution, urbanisation and …show more content…
3. In terms of Marketing Sectors:
Ligao, Albay and other part of Metro Manila
I. Agribusiness System
Name : Roberto Villanueva
Age : 52 years old
Address : Zone 2, New Poblacion, Cabosao, Camarines Sur
Financer : Rannel Abejero
Age : 32 years old
Farm size : 6 Hectares
This commodity is not much need inputs like fertilizer and proper soil management because this commodity in others it is just a pest in their farm and aside from that, it's just grow unexpectedly, don't need more keen attention and management to grow. Just wait for atleast 2 to 3 months to reach its maturity and ready to market.
After 2 to 3 months, the grass is now ready to Harvest. And labor is Highly needed because the owner can't harvest the commodity by himself. And the table below show the trend of activities, No. of labors, its rate, and total cost total to all the expenses of Mr. Villanueva in Harvesting, Drying, Helper up to transfering the commodity in Albay and San fernando.
Table 1(Expenses of Mr. Villanueva from post- Harvesting to Marketing) ACTIVITIES | NO. OF LABORS | Days | RATE(pesos) | TOTAL COST(pesos) | 1. Harvesting Seagrass | 5 | 2 | 150 | 750 | 2. Drying Agent | 1 | 5 | 150 | 150 | 3. Helper during delivering the commodity(cabosao to San fernando and Albay) | 3 | 1 | 150 | 450 | 4.Transportatation(Truck is used as vehicle) | 1 | 1 | 4,000 | 4,000 |