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An Assessment of the Effectiveness and Impact of Extension Program of Local Government Units in Region I, II, and III(2006). Aveno, Jocelyn L.,. Battad, Teodora T.,. Reyes, Jhodessa P.,. Vargas, Danilo S.,. This project assessed the effectiveness and impact of extension programs of Local Government Unit (LGU) of the Philippine agricultural extension system to provide bases in designing extension delivery system. The research covered six provinces and 22 municipalities in Regions I, II and III with 330...

Teaching Editing and Peer Editing: Techniques on Text Improvement in Collegiate Compositions(2006). Lagmay, Myla T.,. All learners make mistakes. This happens not only in the second language (L2); we even make mistakes in our lingua franca (L1). But errors are evidence that learners are internalizing and exploring the target language (TL). Since input is considered comprehensible through an interactive process, lea...

Research Capability of HEI’s in the Philippines and State of R and D in Region III(2006). Abon, Marilou G.,. Acorda, J.A.,. Calixtro, E.G.,. Ferraren, A.A.,. Metillo, E.B.,. Mondejar, L.A.,. Montano, R.L.,. Padua, R.N.,. Teruel, L.T.,. Vicencio, E.M.,. The study was done to identify the research capability of higher educational institutions (HEIs) in the Philippines. Primarily meant to help the CHED Zonal Research Centers nationwide in planning activities that would address capability/expertise gaps within their respective domains, in a macro pers...

Structure and Conduct of Agricultural Extension Services of Local Government Units in Region I, II, III and CAR(2006). Cruz, Trina D.,. Del Rosario, Rosemarie M.,. Jacobo, Alberto G.,. Sudario, Felix S.,. Torres, Jeana P.,. Vargas, Danilo S.,. Since the implementation of the Local Government Code of 1992, the national government has passed the agricultural extension responsibility to the local government units (LGUs). However, this policy did not result in a locally-based agricultural extension program as the agricultural and veterinary o...

Socio-Economics of Peri-Urban Vegetable Production(2006). Ali, Mubarik,. Antalan, Rodolfo Jr., V.,. Gregorio, Lito G.,. Pineda, Myra P.,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. marketing channels, margins and costs; and quantified the connection between Metro Manila market and the production sites in Nueva Ecija. Vegetable production in San Leonardo proved to be profitable as indicated by high net returns and return on total expenses. Much still need to be done however, t...

Soy Bean Production and Postharvest Technology Assessment for Sustainable Development(2006). Rivera, Fermina T.,. Sinchaisri, P.,. Soybean production technology was assessed for technological, financial, economic marketing, gender sensitivity and environmental impact. Postharvest technologies in terms of utilizing whole or cracked, fresh or dried, or its major derivatives such as soymilk, soymeal and soyflour or grit, as main i...

Legumes Industry Analysis and Policy Assessment(2006). Abon, Carlos Jr., C.,. Aganon, Clarita P.,. Antalan, Rodolfo Jr., V.,. Domingo, Luzviminda L.,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. Trimor, Belen P.,. This study assessed the legumes industry (mungbean, peanut and soybeans) and the policy environment to help boost the industry. Review and analysis of secondary data was done to understand the status, problems and prospects of the legumes industry. An inventory of government related policies/progr...

Program Analysis of Student Teaching of the Central Luzon State University(2006). Abon, Marilou G.,. Dela Rosa, Elmer D.,. This study evaluated the student teaching program of the Central Luzon State University - College of Education during the second semester of SY 2002 – 2003. A total of 170 student teachers and 170 cooperating teachers in the provinces of Nueva Ecija, Bulacan and Pangasinan served as data sources. Th...

Students’ Learning Modalities, Teachers’ Teaching Strategies and Academic Performance of CFY Students in General Botany and General Zoology(2006). Kalaw, Sofronio P.,. Leoveras, Ma. Elizabeth D.C.,. The study determined the relationships of students’ learning modality, teachers’ teaching strategies and the academic performance of Common First Year students in General Botany and General Zoology. A Learning Modality Inventory developed by the researcher was used to assess the learning modality o...

Development / Improvement of Sweetpotato Processing Technologies(2006). Estera, Thelma B.,. Pascual, Marween Terry E.,. Sweetpotato is a very versatile crop with multifarious uses. It is not only grown as a food substitute for rice and corn but also as a potential source of raw materials for industrial uses and food delicacies. This study was undertaken to develop new sweet potato (SP) recipes and improve the existi...

Documentation and Evaluation of Rice-Onion and Rice-Corn Farming Systems(2006). Aganon, Clarita P.,. Dacumos, Constancia C.,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. Rebugio, Artemio,.  A total of 247 farmers adopting the rice-corn farming systems and 80 adopting the rice-onion farming systems were the respondents of the study. The rice-corn farmers were categorized into two: rainfed rice-corn farmers and irrigated rice-corn farmers. Rice-onion farmers follow an irrigated type of...

Utilization of Farm Credits by CLSU-BIDANI Assisted People’s Organizations(2006). Lazaro, Serafin C.,. Ponce, Ardenn R.,. Paredes, Aurora S.,. The Barangay Integrated Development Approach for Nutrition Improvement (BIDANI) program being implemented by Central Luzon State University (CLSU) is aimed at improving the quality of life of the targeted sectors through the establishment of income-generating livelihood projects. The program is envi...

Development of Gender Training Manual for Development Workers in Crop Animal System(2006). Kollin, Epifania W.,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. Vargas, Danilo S.,. The Crop-Animal Systems Research and Extension Network (CASREN) is a project implemented by the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) under the funding assistance of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The project’s general objective is to improve the productivity of crop-livestock system...

Development and Validation of a Courseware in Molecular Symmetry and Group Theory(2006). Gutierrez, Redel L.,. Torres, Lilia D.,. This study aimed to develop and validate a computer-based multimedia package for teaching the basic principles of molecular symmetry and group theory. The courseware was developed using MSPowerPoint and evaluated in terms of objectives, contents, instructional quality, technical quality, significanc...

Development and Evaluation of Modules on Selected Topics in General Chemistry for Tertiary Students(2006). Dela Cruz, Mary Jane T.,. The study focused on the development and evaluation of modules on selected topics in General Chemistry: Periodic Table, Periodic Trends, and Chemical Bonding. These modules were intended to be used as supplement materials in General Chemistry (Chem 100), a course offering of the Chemistry Departmen...

Socio-Economic Aspects of Year-Round Peri-Urban Vegetable Production Systems(2006). Ali, Mubarik,. Barroga, Ligaya J.,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Rafael, Pablo J.,. There were three studies conducted in the fourth year of the project: (1) the adaptability and consumers preference for pak-choi, (2) the effects of vegetable farming on farmers’ income and employment, and (3) the income and job opportunities generated by post harvest vegetable activities in the exp...

Home and School Factors Influencing Parents’ and Teachers’ Roles in Values Formation of Students in Selected National High Schools of Nueva Ecija(2006). Gamit, Estrelita T.,. The study determined the home and school factors influencing parents’ and teacher’s roles in values formation of students in selected national high schools of Nueva Ecija. A survey questionnaire was personally administered to 266 respondents composed of 193 parents and 72 teachers from the sample ...

Development of Strategies to Improve the Diets of Specific Nutritionally-at-Risk Group in CLSU BIDANI Areas(2006). Baclig, Josefina R.,. Baltazar, Eugenia G.,. Pacheco, Florlita F.,. Rose, Rosita L.,. This project sought to draw-up specific strategies to provide pre-school and school children in CLSU-BIDANI areas in Nueva Ecija, nutritious alternatives to enrich their diets. The project had compiled and distributed 21 recipes to 80 families; put up and enriched 50 percent backyard gardens; co...

Women’s Participation in Irrigation Associations’ Activities in Two Agro-Ecological Environments(2006). Cuaresma, Ponciano D.,. The study determined the level of women’s participation in irrigation-related activities and which of the selected variables have relationship and influence on participation. It was conducted in two national irrigation systems: the Upper Pampanga River Integrated Irrigation Systems (UPRIIS) in Nue...

Participatory Approach in the Adaptation and Adoption of Grafted Tomato Technology in Central Luzon(2006). Aganon, Clarita P.,. Aganon, Teotimo M.,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Pagaduan, Rolando V.,. Roxas, Aurea C.,. Tomato production during hot-wet months is a risky enterprise because of the susceptibility of tomato to flooding and bacterial wilt. Due to these problems tomato production is concentrated during the dry months causing market glut and very low price from December to May. On the contrary, tomato is ...

Development and Validation of a Coarseware on Introductory Solid State Chemistry(2006). Peñaloza, David P.,. Umagat, Myrna R.,. The study was undertaken to develop and validate a courseware on introductory solid state, a topic included in Chem 110 – Inorganic Chemistry. Student’s attitude toward computer-aided instruction and the use of Introductory Solid State Chemistry (ISSC) courseware and computer in chemistry education...

Development of Effective Water Management Institutions at the Upper Pampanga River Basin(2006). Angeles, Honorato L.,. Bitangcol, Lorna A.,. Duran, Alejandro,. Gapasin, Carlito J.,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. Tabago, Jose L.,. This study was conducted from October 1999 to October 2000 to assess the existing physical, social and institutional situation associated with water resources within the Upper Pampanga River Basin (UPRB), a major rice producing agricultural area in the central plain of Luzon, Philippines. Issues a...

Towards Strengthening the Philippine Carabao Center’s (PCC) Crossbreeding Program: An Evaluation of Outcomes(2006). Antalan, Rodolfo Jr., V.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. Trimor, Belen P.,. This research was conducted to determine the outcomes of the PCC’s crossbreeding program in its six original satellite centers, i.e. Cagayan State University, Central Luzon State University, University of the Philippines Los Baños, Central Mindanao University, La Carlota Stock Farm and Ubay Stock Fa...

Barangay Goat Breeder Project: Progress of Implementation in Selected Farms(2006). Cruz, Emilio M.,. Delos Reyes, Precious Quennie S.,. Galamgam, Ariel S.,. Orden, Edgar A.,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. The common problem in genetic improvement of native goats through upgrading technology is the availability of quality breeders. The Small Ruminant Center (SRC), Central Luzon State University (CLSU) implemented the Barangay Goat Breeder Production project in 2004 to provide quality breeder stocks an...

CASREN Philipppines: Reaching Out…Serving Smallhold Farmers Towards Improving Crop-Livestock Production Systems in Rainfed Areas(2006). Antalan, Rodolfo Jr., V.,. Datuin, Jovita,. Dela Cruz, Nenita E.,. Domingo, Sonny N.,. Fabia, Angelita,. Idos, Arnulfo,. Lilagan, Marilyn,. Orden, Edgar A.,. Pinto, Pablito,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. Villar, Edwin C.,. The Crop-Animal Systems Research Network (CASREN) in lowland rainfed areas in the Philippines works with farmers to increase productivity of crop-livestock systems by introducing a basket of options of appropriate technologies. The Philippine Council for Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources ...

The Grammatical Structures in the Written Composition of College Students: An Approximation of an Interlanguage Analysis(2006). Madriaga, Joventina D.,. This study probed into the extent of acquisition of the English language by students in the tertiary level. Specifically, it sought to identify the specific phase structure rules present in their written compositions as well as the grammatical structures resulting from embedding and deletion. Usin...

Monitoring the Impact of Tariff Reduction on Irrigation Machinery(2006). Barroga, Ligaya J.,. Barroga, Rocelyn M.,. Dela Cruz, Alma M.,. Sobremisana, A.P.,. This paper primarily aimed to evaluate the impact of the Tariff Reform Program (TRP) that affects the irrigated agricultural sector, specifically the irrigation machinery. A survey was conducted among 76 STW farmer - beneficiaries of the DA’s Gintong Ani Program in Bulacan and Nueva Ecija and from ...

The Filipino ILEISA Experience (Between Hope and Fear)(2006). Abon, Marilou G.,. The Center for Research and Information on Low-External Input and Sustainable Agriculture (ILEISA) Philippines works towards development and promotion of sustainable livelihood systems. Specifically, the research programs identified the constraints to sustainability of the prevalent rice producti...

Implementation of Ginintuang Masaganang Ani (GMA) Livestock Program at Central Luzon State University(2006). Cruz, Emilio M.,. Delos Reyes, Precious Quennie S.,. Galamgam, Ariel S.,. Orden, Edgar A.,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. GMA Livestock is a national program to modernize livestock farming whose ultimate beneficiaries are the smallhold animal producers. One of its components is the Small Ruminant Genetic Resources Improvement Program where the Small Ruminant Center (SRC) in CLSU is a major implementor. Implementing s...

Nueva Ecija Agricultural Modernization Program (NEAMP): The NEPG-CLARRDEC Partnership(2006). Coloma, Pastora S.,. The Central Luzon Agriculture and Resources Research and Development Consortium (CLARRDEC) member agencies particularly the R & D centers generate technologies in crops, livestock, fisheries, postharvest and irrigation management which can be tried and adopted by target users. The CLARRDEC-Techno Ga...

Design and Development of the Central Luzon State University College Admission Test Information System(2006). Macabale, Nemesio A., Jr.,. The study performed a systems analysis and design of the Central Luzon State College Admission Test Information System (CLSU CAT IS). The CLSU CAT IS is a project sought to solve the problem of the CLSU Testing and Evaluation Center (CTEC) in the management (namely; capturing, retrieval, storage, m...

Monitoring of the Impacts of Farmers’ Choice Policy on the Acceleration of STW Development in Central Luzon(2006). Anterola, Marrietta G.,. Barroga, Antonio J.,. Sobremisana, A.P.,. This study was conducted primarily to monitor the impacts of farmers’ choice policy on the acceleration of STWs in Central Luzon. Specifically, the study aimed to determine the socio-demographic and economic characteristics of STW beneficiaries in Central Luzon; determine the alternative options on...

Documentation of Farming Practices of Sweetpotato Growers in Different Depths of Lahar Deposits in Central Luzon, Philippines(2006). Aganon, Clarita P.,. Bagalonan, C.P.,. Tangonan, Priscila G.,. This research established the biophysical and socio-economic information of households in six barangays in Tarlac and four in Zambales that were covered at different depth categories. It also identified and documented existing Integrated Nutrient Management (INM) practices adopted by farmers; explor...

Mobilizing the Agricultural Colleges and Universities in Accelerating Agriculture and Fishery Productivity, Job Generation and Income: Goat Upgrading and Production(2006). Angeles, Honorato L.,. Cruz, Emilio M.,. Delos Reyes, Precious Quennie S.,. Galamgam, Ariel S.,. Liberato, Rachelle E.,. Orden, Edgar A.,. State colleges and universities (SCUs) like Central Luzon State University (CLSU) are recognized as generators or sources of technologies to improve agricultural productivity. However, the efforts of SCUs are not well recognized by the target clienteles. Hence, this project is being implemented by...

The Techno Gabay Program: Towards Modernizing the Agriculture and Extension Program in Region III(2006). Coloma, Pastora S.,. Estigoy, Rodolfo P.,. Valderama, Glenda F.,. The Techno Gabay (TG) Program was initiated by the Technology Outreach and Promotion Division (TOPD) of PCARRD in 1998. It is being implemented nationwide through the 14 consortia spearheaded by the regional Technology Promotion Group of each consortium. The rationale of the program are : (a) to pro...

Teaching Competencies in the New Millenium as Perceived by Cooperating Teachers(2006). Catolico, Luduvico D.,. This study sought to find the life-long teaching competencies of teachers of the new millennium as perceived by cooperating teachers of the Department of Secondary Education, College of Education, Central Luzon State University. A total of 140 cooperating teachers from the cooperating schools of CL...

Irrigation System Management: Government Intervention to Farmer-Managed Irrigation System(2006). Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Sayco, Alice V.,. The research was conducted in Guimba, Nueva Ecija to determine the positive and negative effects of government interventions on the operation of farmer-managed irrigation system and to analyze the effectiveness of government investment. The study site was selected based on the size of the service a...

Marketing of Onion and Rice by Secondary Cooperatives in Nueva Ecija(2006). Frias, Nuela O.,. Galang, Luzviminda M.,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Mescallado, Helen M.,. The primary purpose of the study was to analyze the marketing operation of three secondary cooperatives and 15 traders engaged in onion and rice. KASAMNE the only secondary coop existing in the province for onion and FEPACOM and NEMCOOP for rice served as the source of information. Results indicat...

CLSU-DAR-DAP Agrarian Reform Infrastructure Support Program II-Institutional Development Component: The Case of Singalat Primary Multipurpose Cooperative, Singalat, Palayan City and Casa Real Primary Multipurpose Cooperative, Laur, Nueva Ecija(2006). Manzanito, J.,. Reyes, Jhodessa P.,. Tolentino, Teresita,. Vargas, Danilo S.,. The Agrarian Reform Infrastructure Support Project (ARISP II) with its Institutional Development Component (IDC) aims to provide assistance and strengthen the Sunrise Singalat Primary Multipurpose Cooperative (SSPMPC) in Palayan City and Casa Real Primary Multipurpose Cooperative (CRPMPC) in Laur, N...

Peer Tutoring and Performance in Chemistry 100 at the Central Luzon State University, First Semester, SY 2001-2002(2006). Lazaro, Serafin C.,. Umagat, Myrna R.,. The study determined the effect of peer tutoring on the achievement and attitude of students towards Chemistry as a subject. Participants were selected Common First Year students from S8, S9, S10, S12, NS10, NS12 who obtained a score of 40 and below in the first term examination. This was conducte...

Economic Effects of Pesticide Regulation and Farmer’s Education on Rice Production in Nueva Ecija, Philippines(2006). Pabuayon, Isabelita,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. The effects of regulatory program for pesticides and farmers’ education through Farmers’ Field School (FFS) on the pattern of pesticide use at the macro and micro levels were determined. At the macro level, trends in importation, sales, tariffs, and prices from 1985 to 1999 were analyzed. At the m...

Peri-Urban Vegetable Production and its Socio-Economic Impact on Target Groups in Metro Manila(2006). Ali, Mubarik,. Antalan, Rodolfo Jr., V.,. Gregorio, Lito G.,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Pineda, Myra P.,. Trimor, Belen P.,. Cultural technologies introduced by AVRDC to improve production of pak-choi proved to be profitable based on experimental and survey data from San Leonardo, Nueva Ecija and CLSU. Cost and return from introduced technologies and partial budgeting showed significant improvement in yield and net income...

Accelerating Technology Utilization and Commercialization of Mango and Bamboo for Sustainable Development in Region III(2006). Feranil, Mario C.,. Angeles, Honorato L.,. Ferrer, Artemia L.,. Hami, A.M.,. Miranda, G.C.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. Ringor, Mila S.,. Undan, Rodolfo C.,. Valderama, Glenda F.,. Two projects namely: the Integrated Research and Development Program (IRDP) and the Regional Research and Development Information Service (RRDIS) were implemented in line with the CLARRDEC flagship program to accelerate technology utilization and commercialization of mango and bamboo for sustainable...

Hybrid Rice Commercialization in Nueva Ecija: Integration of LGU and CLARRDEC Member Agencies(2006). Coloma, Pastora S.,. Diaz, Milagros S.,. Ramos, Vivian S.,. Torres, Nemesio V.,. The project demonstrated the integrated approach in hybrid rice commercialization among Local Government Units (LGUs) at the provincial and municipal levels, Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA), National Food Authority (NFA) and CLARRDEC member agencies. The project also identified the stat...

Community Health Workers’ Participation in Maternal and Child Health Care, District I, Nueva Ecija, Philippines(2006). Baltazar, Eugenia G.,. The study was conducted to analyze the kind and extent of participation of community health workers (CHWs) in community Maternal and Child Health Care (MCHC), the factors that may explain such participation, and the link of such participation to the community maternal and child health (MCH) level. I...

Performance of the University Laboratory High Schools of Central Luzon State University from SY 1998-1999: An Assessment(2006). Vicmudo, Luzviminda S.,. This study assessed the performance of the three University Laboratory High Schools (ULHS) of CLSU located in Bibiclat, Aliaga; Palusapis, Science City of Muñoz; and Pinili, San Jose City, all in the province of Nueva Ecija from SY 1993-1994 to SY 1998-1999. A total of 508 respondents consisting of...

Developing Partnership with Local Government Units (LGUs) and Other Stakeholders to Accelerate Technology Adoption of Peri-Urban Vegetable Production(2006). Aganon, Clarita P.,. Aganon, Teotimo M.,. Burleigh, James,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Roxas, Aurea C.,. Ulrichs, Christian,. This project is a component of the program on Development of Peri-urban Vegetable Production Systems for Sustainable Year-Round Supplies to Tropical Asian Cities being implemented by the Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center (AVRDC), Central Luzon State University (CLSU) and Technological ...

Towards Better Understanding of the Dissemination and Utilization of AI-PD Technology for Carabao Upgrading Program: A Case Study(2006). Acoba, Teodora T.,. This study aimed to gain understanding of the requisites of AI-PD technology dissemination and utilization by looking into the processes involved in the project's field level implementation. The respondents were 91 farmers, and who were IA-PD beneficiaries, 3 bull users and 6 implementors. Data were...

Reproductive and Productive Roles of CLSU Women Administrators(2006). Jove, Luz A.,. Londina, Leonarda A.,. Boonrueng, Thong,. Poungngamchuen, Jukkaphong,. Twenty women administrators from the Central Luzon State University (CLSU), Science City of Muñoz, Nueva Ecija served as data source about their reproductive and productive roles while functioning as administrators. They represent one-fourth of the total number of women employees with administrative...

Information Needs of Mango Producers in Nueva Ecija, Philippines(2006). Jove, Luz A.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. The study described the characteristics of mango producers in Nueva Ecija and analyzed their information needs, practices, knowledge on and attitude toward the recommended mango production and post production technologies. A total of 120 “Carabao” mango growers/producers in 17 barangays of Cuyapo, ...

Predicting Teaching Performance of College Mathematics Teachers in Region III(2006). Ramos, Carmelita C.,. The study was conducted to determine the predictors of teaching performance of college mathematics teachers in four selected universities in Region III; which of the selected teacher-related factors and institution-related factors are significantly associated to mathematics teaching performance; and...

Techno Gabay Program(2006). Aveno, Jocelyn L.,. Coloma, Pastora S.,. Estigoy, Rodolfo P.,. Valderama, Glenda F.,. The Techno Gabay Program (TGP) provides modalities for effective and efficient delivery of information and technology services in agriculture and natural resources sector. This program is being implemented by CLARRDEC under PCARRD initiative. It involves integration of PCARRD initiated projects li...

Assessment of Environmental Consciousness and Attitudes of Students in Central Luzon State University, Muñoz, Nueva Ecija(2006). Cruz, Cornelius Francis M.,. This study aimed to determine the level of environmental awareness, attitude, and practices of the students of the Central Luzon State University. The study also tried to establish the relationship between the level of environmental consciousness and environmental attitude; and the existing awarenes...

Accelerating Agrarian Reform Communities (ARCs) via CLSU Farming Systems: A Process Documentation(2006). Aganon, Clarita P.,. Arocena, Virginia V.,. Carbonel, Nenita R.,. The study was conducted to: (a) educate Agrarian Reform Community (ARC) beneficiaries on the Central Luzon State University-Farming System (CLSU-FS) technology via intensive information dissemination activities; (b) document the activities/processes; (c) find out factors affecting adoption/use of th...

Impact Assessment of Philrice Season-Long Rice Specialists Training Courses (RSTC)(2006). Aveno, Jocelyn L.,. Battad, Teodora T.,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. The impacts of the season-long Rice Specialists Training Courses on Agrikulturang Makamasa (AM), Integrated Pest Management (IPM), and Hybrid Rice Production were assessed. Specifically, the project determined the outputs of the RSTC in terms of changes in knowledge, skills, attitudes and role perfo...

Enhancing the Prospects of Backyard Livestock Production Among Smallhold Farmers in Lowland Rainfed Areas in Pangasinan via Selection of Appropriate Policy Interventions(2006). Lapar, Maria Lucila A.,. Aragon, Catherine T.,. Cardenas, Danilo C.,. Cruz, Emilio M.,. Santos, Analou L.,. Vargas, Danilo S.,. Villar, Edwin C.,. This study was undertaken to understand the existing environment that prevails in each of the location which may impinge on the LGUs’ ability to promote backyard livestock production in the context of a crop-animal farming system among smallhold lowland rainfed farmers. This was conducted in four mu...

The Araquio of Sto. Tomas, Peñaranda, Province of Nueva Ecija: A Study on the Music in Devotional Theater(2006). Ibarra, Florante P.,. The araquio is a Tagalog komedya on the search of the Holy Cross, the patron saint of barangay Sto. Tomas, Peñaranda, Nueva Ecija. As devotional theater, the araquio is both a dramatic presentation as well as a vow on the part of the devotees. This study investigated the music of the araquio, its r...

Retooling of Legume Growers and Stakeholders in Region III(2006). Coloma, Pastora S.,. Tabios, Benito,. Torres, Nemesio V.,. The project aimed to update and enhance the knowledge and skills of legume growers and stakeholders in the region in order to improve productivity and profitability and ultimately, contribute to food security in the region. Specifically, the objectives were: (a) to disseminate knowledge and informa...

Determinants of Profitability of the Rice Production Projects of Selected Philippine State Universities and Colleges(2006). Maylem, Minerva D.,.  This study aimed to identify the determinants of profitability of the rice production projects in State Universities and Colleges (SUCs); to analyze the strategies used in finance, procurement, production and marketing; and to examine the problems encountered. The study was conducted in 15 SUCs ...

Barangay Information System: A Tool for Local Planning and Project Implementation(2006). Baltazar, Eugenia G.,. Lazaro, Serafin C.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. Ponce, Ardenn R.,. The project is an action-research designed to come up with a model for enabling barangays to establish and maintain a Barangay Information System (BIS) for rural development planning and implementation. Specifically, the study aimed at: (a) providing a profile of LGU officials in the barangay, (b) d...

Factors Affecting Adoption of Tree Pruning and Fruit Bagging Technologies in Mango(2006). Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. Santos, Analou L.,. A total of 332 mango growers and contractors were interviewed. Grouped as adopters and non-adopters, the respondents were described as to age, experience in mango production, educational attainment, household income, and membership to organization. These characteristics along with economic, physica...

The Evolution of Lowland and Rainfed Rice-Based Farming Systems Towards Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development: Focus in Nueva Ecija, Philippines(2006). Bravo, Marideth R.,. Del Rosario, Beatriz,. Garcia, Arnulfo G.,. Manzanilla, Digna O.,. Monsalud, Florentino C.,. Quizon, Antonio B.,. Ravanera, Roel R.,. Vargas, Danilo S.,. The Philippine Study on Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development (SARD)/ Farming Systems Evolution seeks to examine macro and micro trends in the evolution of rainfed, lowland rice-based farming systems – driving forces, impacts and responses – in three levels: national (Philippines), territori...

Development and Evaluation of Computer-Based Lectures for General Biology(2006). Divina, Cynthia C.,. This inquiry aimed to design and evaluate computer-based lectures in General Biology and to determine the correlates and predictors of performance of students exposed to the modules compared to the traditional lecture method. Seven computer-based modules were developed, evaluated and used in teachi...

Developing Partnership with Stakeholders to Accelerate Technology Adoption of Peri-Urban Vegetable Production(2006). Aganon, Clarita P.,. Aganon, Teotimo M.,. Black, L.L.,. Bruin, G.C.,. Burleigh, James,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Mateo, Lun G.,. Pagaduan, Rolando V.,. Roxas, Aurea C.,. The Central Luzon State University in collaboration with Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center and Technical University in Munich with funding from GTZ pioneered a project entitled “Development of peri-urban vegetable production systems for sustainable year-round supply to tropical Asian c...

The English Reading Competence of Freshmen Students in Public High Schools, Region III(2006). Dollete, Rolando D.,. The study determined the level of reading competence and the factors associated with it of the freshmen students in selected secondary schools in Region III. It also determined if the learners' socio-demographic characteristics; the psychological characteristics in terms of reading interest and lear...

Human Resettlement as an Intervention in Community Development(2006). Depositario, Pura,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. As thousands of affected families were resettled and displaced due to the Mount Pinatubo eruption, the task of re-creating an economically viable, socially satisfying and environmentally sustainable resettlement became enormous as the displaced were faced with great uncertainties in a new and unfami...

Generating Project Outcomes through Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation: The Case of CASREN Philippines(2006). Lilagan, Marilyn,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. Villar, Edwin C.,. Participatory monitoring and evaluation is particularly important wherein all involved in the project commit to collaboratively work together in generating project outcomes. As in CASREN Philippines, the project team was truly participatory from planning and needs assessment. Smallhold crop-livestoc...

Hot Water Treatment of Mango: Case in the Philippines(2006). Aveno, Jocelyn L.,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. Santos, Analou L.,. This study involved four mango processors and export corporations in Manila. Hot water treatment (HWT) entails dipping of freshly harvested carbao mango in 52-55oC heated water for approximately 10 minutes. The companies practiced HWT almost simultaneous with the start of their mango operation, in r...

Analysis of the Price System and Trade Related Concerns of Philippine Mango(2006). Fatajo, L.,. Galang, Luzviminda M.,. Jamandre, Wilfred E.,. Panela, L.V.,. The study focused on understanding the price system and trade related concerns for Carabao mango in the Philippines and export markets in Hongkong and Upper China, as well as an assessment of its prospects in emerging markets of Asia and Europe. Pangasinan, Zambales and Davao del Sur were the sites...

Impact of Government Intervention to Farmer- Managed Irrigation System(2006). Angeles, Honorato L.,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Sayco, Alice V.,. The study was conducted in four sites; three in Nueva Ecija – Lupao, Guimba, Sto. Domingo and one in Umingan, Pangasinan. The objectives were to determine the positive and negative effects of government intervention to farmers and know the effectiveness of government investment. The size of the s...

Urbanization and Premarital Sex in the Philippines(2006). Frias, Nuela O.,. The study analyzed the interrelationship of premarital sex (PMS) incidence, socialization and urbanization in the Philippine setting. It specifically aimed to examine how the level of urbanization affected the socialization experiences of young Filipino adults and how these socialization experiences...

Nueva Ecija Women LGU Partners in the Promotion and Utilization of Technologies and Enterprises Development(2006). Coloma, Pastora S.,. Pacheco, Florlita F.,. Ringor, Mila S.,. The study described the Nueva Ecija Women organization particularly the Pagkakaisa ng mga Kababaihan sa Nueva Ecija (PK-NE). It focused on the organization’s operation and management of 11 women organization’s in the two congressional districts in the province. Interview schedules were formulated an...

Teachers’ Directives: Are they Gendered?(2006). Madriaga, Joventina D.,. Drawing support from Searle’s (1979) concept of speech acts and Brown and Levinson’s (1987) theory of politeness, this study was an attempt to make an inventory of the types of directives used by teachers. Specially, it sought answer the following questions: a) What type of directives do teachers mo...

Impact Assessment of Selected Technologies in Mango in the Philippines(2006). Aveno, Jocelyn L.,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. Paderes, Aurora S.,. Santos, Analou L.,. Tree pruning and fruit bagging are technologies that could improve quality and productivity of mango. There were 332 mango growers and contractors interviewed, grouped as adopters and non-adopters. The influence of socio-economic, physical, technological, and institutional factors on the probabilit...

The Process and Effect of Rice Commercialization in Two Villages in Nueva Ecija, Philippines(2006). Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. Santos, Analou L.,. Sarenas, Lordelyn D.,. The process and effects of rice commercialization on productivity, income, and living condition of 30 percent of the farmers in two rice producing villages in Nueva Ecija, Philippines were examined. Change in land tenure, irrigation, and modern technology in production positively influenced producti...

Economic Evaluation of Freshwater Aquaculture Technologies and Policies in Selected Production Systems(2006). Buenavista, Marijoy M.,. Frias, Nuela O.,. Jamandre, Wilfred E.,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Mescallado, Helen M.,. Recto, Melicent M.S.,. Saturno, Janet O.,. Vitug, Edelyn G.,. The program generally aimed to perform an economic evaluation of Freshwater Aquaculture Technologies (FAT) and policies in selected production systems. It has two project components; one dealt with the analysis of matured FATs both at micro and macro levels (specifically its effects on fish supplie...

An Analysis of the Sustainability of Sweetpotato Enterprise in the Livelihood System in Central Luzon(2006). Adion, Irene M.,. Aganon, Clarita P.,. Aguilar, Clarita H.,. Estera, Thelma B.,. Galindez, Jonathan L.,. Laranang, Lilibeth B.,. Mondala, Rizza,. Nieves, Mylene C.,. The project described the existing sweetpotato seed systems, root production and distribution and household utilization in Tarlac, Bataan and Pangasinan and how the institutional, agro-ecological, socio-economic and political factors influenced each system. It also aimed to ascertain the contributio...

Livelihood Development for Lahar-Affected Areas in Central Luzon(2006). de Asis, Gerry,. Aganon, Clarita P.,. Dela Cruz, Nenita E.,. Crop production technologies developed for lahar-laden areas using research- managed and farmer-managed trials were commercialized in one of the CLSU-MPC assisted livelihood projects in San Jose, San Antonio, Nueva Ecija. A total of 40 cooperators/beneficiaries who used to be rice-fish farmers befor...

Early childhood development through an integrated program : evidence from the Philippines (English)(2006). World Bank,. More attention and resources have been devoted in recent years to early childhood development (ECD) in low- and middle-income countries. Rigorous studies on the effectiveness of ECD-related programs for improving children's development in various dimensions in the developing world are scant. The aut...

Communication and Utilization of Upgraded Goat Production Technology in Nueva Ecija, Philippines(2006). Carbonel, Nenita R.,. The Central Luzon State University, instrumental in genetic improvement research for native goats (Capra hircus) implemented the Goat Upgrading Technology Commercialization Program in Nueva Ecija from 1993 to 1999. Revisiting the goat farmers is therefore imperative. This study was conducted to an...

Buyers’ Preference for Goat Quality Characteristics in Selected Markets of Pangasinan(2006). Jamandre, Wilfred E.,. Orden, Maria Excelsis M.,. The study identified buyers’ preference for goat characteristics in four markets in Pangasinan, an important trading center for goats in Luzon, and analyzed if these characteristics as well as buyers’ traits are important price determinants of goat. Knowledge of these information is important to goa...

Socio-Economic and Agro-Ecological Characterization of Potential Off-Season Vegetable Production Sites in Central Luzon(2006). Antalan, Rodolfo Jr., V.,. Dela Cruz, Nenita E.,. Gualberto, R.,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. Trimor, Belen P.,. While Central Luzon continues to produce vegetables in significant volume, the seasonal fluctuations in supply and prices of vegetables remain a crucial concern. The general objective of this research was to establish benchmark information and assess the socio-economic and agro-ecological character...

Utilization of Sweetpotato Roots for Development of Processed Products(2006). Estera, Thelma B.,. Pascual, Marween Terry E.,. The study determined the viability of using sweet potato roots in baking. The roots were processed into flour. The produced flour was used in the preparation of brownies, chiffon cake and banana cake for sensory evaluation procedures. Different formulations for brownies, chiffon cake, banana cake, c...

Initial Contribution of Generated Technologies and Provided Services for the Beneficiaries in Lahar-Laden Pilot Areas(2006). Dacumos, Constancia C.,. Ferrer, Artemia L.,. Reyes, Aurea U.,. The study documented and assessed the efforts done as a result of the rehabilitation program and the status and adjustments made by successful farmers. The factors that contributed to their adjustments were also identified. Findings revealed that CLSU researchers, Government Organization-Non Gover...

Agriculture Extension Delivery System of Selected Land Grant Universities: Insights, Lessons Learned, and Implication to the Philippine Extension System(2006). Roguel, Soledad M.,. The research analyzed the models strategies and approaches used by selected land grant universities of the United States for technology transfer and information dissemination, and identified best practices which may be applicable under the Philippine condition. Key informant interviews, field visi...

Web-Based Instruction Towards Developing the Higher Order Thinking Skills of Students in Biochemistry(2006). Ongkiankoc, Bee Ching,. Rafael, Rosalie R.,. Computer use in educational instruction has developed considerably over time, rather than the instructional tool for study. The use of the Internet and the World Wide Web (WWW) proliferate in institutions to help students in their pursuit of information. The WWW is an exciting medium for the develop...

Internal Efficiency Indices of HEI’s in Zone 3(2006). Abon, Marilou G.,. Alivia, L.D.,. Gurion, Jonathan T.,. Sanidad, L.E.,. The study primarily aimed to measure the internal efficiency of higher education institutions (HEIs) that would address important aspects to improve the efficiency performance of HEIs particularly in Region III. The data used in the study came from secondary sources, i.e. from the CHED III regiona...

Socio-Economic and Agro-Ecological Characterization of Onion Production Environment in Central Luzon(2006). Antalan, Rodolfo Jr., V.,. Dela Cruz, Nenita E.,. Gualberto, R.,. Porciuncula, Fe L.,. Trimor, Belen P.,. Onion is an important agricultural crop in Central Luzon and the challenge remains to find ways and means to further improve the onion industry. The general objective of this research was to establish benchmark information and assess the socio-economic and agro-ecological characteristics of onion p...

Farmers’ Coping Mechanisms on El Niño and La Niña(2006). Battad, Teodora T.,. Mangalindan, Marieta B.,. Vargas, Danilo S.,. Vera Cruz, Ma. Corazon M.,. This research aimed to gain insights and lessons on the EI Niño crisis and the effects of this phenomenon on the production system and productivity of the livelihood of farmers. A total of 1095 farmers affected by EI Niño crisis were interviewed from Regions I to IV. Results showed that farmers i...

Adaptation of Mt. Pinatubo Relocated Families(2006). Acoba, Teodora T.,. Coloma, Pastora S.,. Marzan, Eduardo G., Jr.,. Roguel, Soledad M.,. The general objective of the research was to gain lessons and insights in relocating and rehabilitating families affected by natural calamities. Specifically, the research studied the agencies involved in the relocation of Mt. Pinatubo victims and the coordination among them, the beneficiaries’ sati...

Teaching and Learning Styles and Academic Performance of High School Students in Mathematics, English and Science and Technology(2007). Velasquez, Jennifer V.,. Tan, Danilo G.,. The study was conducted to ascertain whether the teachers’ teaching styles and students’ learning styles influenced the academic performance of the students in Mathematics, English and Science and Technology. The 45 teacher-respondents classified as Mathematics, English and Science teachers and the...

Economic Analyses of Energy Consumption, Carbon Emissions and Income in The Context of Climate Change Mitigation(2007). Generosa, Amapola de la Cruz,. This paper describes a dynamic economy where country-specific welfare maximizing consumption and environmental protection allocations contributes to global environmental quality. Steady-state analysis reveals that the effects of exogenous energy efficiency and environmental policy leakage parameters...

Family and Peer Group Antecedents of Youth Risk Behaviors: The Case of Central Luzon(2007). Frias, Nuela O.,. The study explores the role of the family and peer group on the risk-taking behavior of Central Luzon youth. It specifically looked into the relationship between living away from home, parental permissiveness, family stability, family structure, peer activity and association with a sexually experien...