How to start a poultry farm – part 1

October 26, 2015

Poultry farming can be undertaken in both rural and urban areas, as long as there is enough space available either in the front or backyard. The demand for chicken meat or eggs is high, as Read More

Growing mushrooms: Why and how

October 21, 2015

A taste for mushroom has yet to become popular among Filipinos.  Studies show only about 10 per cent of Filipinos regularly consume them – regrettable because mushrooms are known not only to be delicious but Read More

SME assistance programs: DOST’s MPEX

October 14, 2015

Handled by the Department of Science and Technology’s Technology Application and Promotion Institute (DOST TAPI), the Manufacturing Productivity Extension Program (MPEX) aims to increase productivity of small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) in the Philippine Read More

Minimizing losses from shoplifting

October 12, 2015

  Dear SERDEF advisers: I have a small grocery store or what may be called a mini super-market in Paranaque City.  Among my major  concerns is petty theft inside my store.  How can I prevent Read More