Agri People
         

JOJO BALDIA
Intensive Tilapia Hatchery, Nursery & Sex Reverse,
Native Hito Culture
Aquarium Fishes

          A graduate of B.S in Agriculture at the University of the Philippines, Los Baņos, Laguna with his matters degree in Biology at the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City. A researcher in Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) for twelve years. Consultant in Victoria Agro-Industrial Multi-Purpose Cooperative on Intensive Tank Hatchery and Grow Out of Tilapia Consultant for Asia Schering Plough, Inc.
His field of Specialization is Aquaculture:
Induce Breeding of Freshwater Fisheries
Breeding of Aquarium Fishes
Hatchery and Grow Out of Shrimps
Hatchery and Grow-Out of Marine Fin Fishes
Natural Food Production for Larval Rearing of Fin and Shell Fishes

ENRIQUE "IKE" MACADANGDANG
Lapu -Lapu and Shrimp

          A graduate of BS Fisheries Major in Marine Fisheries at the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City in 1979 with a Masters Degree in Business Administration at the De Lasalle Business School, Taft Ave., Manila.
An Aquaculture Consultant/Specialist on the following species:
Lapu-lapu Nursery and Grow Out
Shrimp Hatchery and Grow Out
Tilapia Hatchery and Grow Out
Seabass Hatchery and Grow Out
The former consultant of
LHP Farms
Bumangon Kan Cagayan Foundation
Rank Aqua in India
Friends Foundation
Abren Enterprise
Aquagenics Resource Inc.
BlackTiger Prawn Hatchery
Brown Water International Inc.
Coco grove Prawn Hatchery
Polychem Prawn Hatchery and Grow Out
Free Lance Consultant with Multi Sectoral Management and Development Corporation (MMDC) preparing Project Fesibility Studies and Technical Consultation.

DR. EMILIO CRUZ
Goat Raising

          Director, Small Ruminant Center National
Team Leader, Small Ruminant in DA-BAR
Resource Person & Consultant in Land Bank of the Philippines.

BERT MADLANGBAYAN
Hito Culture
Eel Culture


          From Bayan Luma, Imus Cavite, A graduate of B.S Commerce. He's been engaged in Aquaculture Business for almost Ten years now and at the present. He's operating an Aqua Hatchery and Nursery in Cavite. His hatchery & Nursery are natural breeding and Inducement
A consultant in Grow-Out, Pond Construction and other related aqua business such as
1. Tilapia,
2. Hito,
3. Eel,
4. Freshwater Shrimp(Ulang),
5. Bangus,
6. Crab,
7. Lapu lapu,
8. Samaral & Talakitok
And now introducing Organic Farming

ANTONIO S. ROLA
Mango Production
Forest Trees


          An agronomist by profession.
He took up specialization course Plant Nutrition in Israel. Have had long experiences in the usage of various fertilizer materials such as organic, foliar or injectibles. Consultant in the Establishment and Rehabilitation of Mango orchards and other High value fruit tree plantation such as citrus, legumes and etc. Consultant in the conceptualization, implementation and maintenance of industrial forest plantations using fast growing tree species. President of the AANI MANGO INDUSTRY NETWORK And anchor man of radio program "Kaunlaran sa Agrikultura" with Mr. Zac Sarian at DWWW 774.

Dr. RAFAEL GUERRERO III
Tilapia Culture
Vermicompost


          He worked as Dean, in College of Island Fisheries at Central Luzon State University, Nueva Ecija 1979 up to 1981. Director Extension and Training Division(SEAFDEC) Aquaculture Department in 1983. An Aquaculture Consultant at Technology Livelihood Resource Center,(TLRC) in 1985. Director, Fisheries Research Division(PCCARD) in 1987. And at present his the Executive, Philippine Council for Aquatic and Marine R & D. Pionerr in Vermicomposting and Vermimeal production in the Philippines.

MR. MAXIMO F. ARADA
Tilapia Culture in Pond

          A graduate of Aquaculture in College of Fisheries at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City.
Work Experience:
* Fish Biologist and Manager in Burea of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources Freshwater Fish Farm Project, San Mateo, Isabela 1964 up to 1965.
* Fishery Teacher & Aquaculturist Bongabong School of Fisheries, Oriental Mindoro, 1965-1972.
* Assistant Fish Farm Manager in Escaler Sumitomo Eel Farm Project, Caninsala Apalit, Pampanga, 1973-1974
* Aquaculturist SEAFDEC FRESHWATER research station, Pipindan, Binangonan, Rizal 1974-1975.
* Aquaculture Specialist Development Bank of the Philippines, Fisheries Division, Agricultural Department Buendia Avenue, Makati City, 1975-1980.
* Technical Adviser & Sr. Aquaculturist, Marine Aquaculture Farm Project, at Ministry of Agriculture and Water Jeddah, Kingdom of
* Saudi Arabia and FAO-United Nations Fisheries Department, Rome, Italy, 1981-1986.
Aquaculture Consultant and Lecturer in Aquaculture seminars from 1987 up to present.

MR. ZACARIAS B. SARIAN
How to Start a profitable Farm Business

          Has been in the Agriculture business for twenty years now as his par time profession.
One of the few good men who informs and gives us the latest research results here and abroad, money making ideas in Agriculture, product news, trends and markets.
The editor of the agriculture section of the Manila Bulletin and Monthly magazines also of the Manila Bulletin.
And he want to share his experience in the reality of plant business.

MR. GIL CARANDANG
Urban Farming,
Organic Mini Farming
Mushroom Production


          A graduate of A.B Behavioral Science at the Ateneo De Manila University in 1972.
He took up Bio-Intensive Mini Farming at the Ecology Action of Midpeninsula Willits, California USA 1994.
He specializes in the production of herbs and sala greens, oyster mushroom and organic chicken.
And the Executive Director of Herbana Farm.

BENEDICTO T. PAMPLONA
Aquaculture & Duck Raising Consultant,


          He's from Janopol Oriental, Tanuan, Batangas. Born on May 6, 1940. A graduate of BS in Agriculture(BSA) Major in Agronomy at UP Los Baņos, Laguna. He worked as Training Assistant, ACCI UPLB, College of Laguna from 1970-1972.
1972-1973 - Training Assistant, SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna
1974-1975 - Senior Researcher-National Multiple Cropping -Agrono Dept. UPLB-College, Laguna.
1975-1977 - Regional Supervisor - Dept. of Agriculture NFAC-Diliman, Quezon City
1977-1980 - Product Developer-Feed Sales-URC Pasig, MM.
1980-1984 - Contract Grower Coordinator-Feed Sale Dept. URC Pasig City.
1984-1988 - Product Development Mngr.-Feed Sales Dept. URC Pasig City
1989-1994 - Product Manager-Feed Sales Dept. URC, Pasig City
1994-1997 - Business Development Consultant Sarimanok Feeds, United Laboratory, Mandaluyong City
1997-Present - Technical Consultant Duck & Tilapia Breeding Farm URC Brgy. Sto. Tomas, Caluan, Laguna.