Benguet State University


By BSU UPAO - Posted on 09 October 2017

 

Congratulations to the Best Papers and Posters during the 7th Joint HAARRDEC – CIERDEC and 27th HAARRDEC Regional Symposium on RDE Highlights for Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources, Social, Industry, Energy Sectors and Emerging Technologies and 1st Regional Students’ Research Congress. The event was held at Ifugao State University, Lamut, Ifugao on October 5, 2017. The participants were researchers from Benguet State University (BSU), Ifugao State University (IFSU), Mountain Province State Polytechnic College (MPSPC), Apayao State College (ASC), Abra State Institute of Science and Technology (ASIST), Kalinga State University (KSU), Department of Agriculture (DA- CAR), and other research agencies in the region.

 

7th Joint HAARRDEC – CIERDEC and 27th HAARRDEC Regional Symposium on RDE Highlights

●Agriculture, Fisheries and Natural Resources (AFNR) Research Oral Paper Presentation

1st Best Paper- Alternative Crop Shelter Designs for the Production of High-Value Crops (Lettuce, Broccoli, and Strawberry) in the Highlands. John F. Malamug, Editha D. Carlos, Coleman C. Tiw-an, Daisy S. Gudayen, BSU

2nd Best Paper- Atoxigenic Strains of Aspergillus flavus (ASAFs) Collected from Northern Philippines as Potential Biological Control Agents against Pre-harvest Aflatoxin Contamination of Peanut. Janet S. Luis, Yolanda B. Angeles, Floresca T. Agustin, Marijo S. Neo-neo, Marjorie P. Colas, Robert C. Kemerait, Jr., Anthony E. Glenn, BSU

3rd Best Papers (2)-a. The Heirloom Rice of Mountain Province: An Agro-Morphological Characterization. Joel C. Faroden, Elmer D. Pakipac, Rolando M. Tawana, Jr., MPSPC

b. Crop Germplasm (Tomato, Snap Bean and Potato) Tolerant to Drought and Waterlogging Evaluated under Greenhouse Conditions. Belinda A. Tad-awan, Hilda V. Palaes, BSU

●Social Research Oral Presentation

1st Best Paper- Development of Production and Processing Technologies on Orange-fleshed Sweet Potatoes to Help Address Vitamin A Deficiency Problem in CAR. Ines C. Gonzales, Hilda L. Quindara, Esther T. Botangen, Isidro B. Awal, BSU

2nd Best Paper- Quest for Gourmet Mushrooms among Mountain Folks in Benguet and Mt. Province: Their Identification and Management. Bernard S. Tad-awan, BSU

3rd Best Paper- Building Farmer's Resilience in Disaster Prone Vegetable Terrace in Atok and Buguias, Benguet, Philippines. Carlito P. Laurean, Belinda A. Tad-awan, Asuncion L. Nagpala, Ruth S. Batani, Alexander W. Fagyan, Cirilo A. Lagman, Andres A. Basalong, Laudemar L. Luis, Jones T. Limwas, Desiree Bartolo, BSU

●Industry Research Oral Presentation

1st Best Paper- Production Efficiency of the developed low cost Bottom-Up Flow through Vermin Reactor (BUFTVR) Adopted to African Night Crawler. Mirasol Agpuldos, ASC

2nd Best Paper- Development of Multi-Component Herbal Tea from Indigenous Herbal Tea Plants. Ma. Louisa G. Taguiling, Chita Villena, IFSU

 

1st Regional Students' Research Congress (Graduate)

●Technical Research Oral Paper Presentation

1st Best Paper- Morpho-genetic Characterization, Diversity Analysis And Evaluation Of Rice Landraces In Benguet. Virginia Tapat, BSU

●Social Research Oral Presentation

1st Best Paper- Potentials of Online Marketing in Enhancing Tourism Related Businesses of Sagada, Mountain Province.Philip L. Balagtey, MPSPC

 

1st Regional Students' Research Congress (Undergraduate)

●Technical Research Oral Paper Presentation

1st Best Paper- Design, Fabrication and Performance Evaluation of a Manually Fed Mature Coconut (Cocos nucifera A.) Dehusking Machine. Istvan Joe S. Quiamco, Regine B. Ducusin, BSU

2nd Best Paper- Morphological Characters, Growth and Yield of Riza (Oryza sativa L.) Entries for Cool Elevated Area. Lloyd Michael B. Lee, BSU

3rd Best Paper- Design, Construction and Performance Evaluation of Coco Peat Block Making Machine. Zion Jemillinium S. Tam-awen, Rackielyn B. Piscador, BSU

●Social Research Oral Presentation

1st Best Paper- 'TAKUMPILLENG': Cultural Educator Ventura Bitot Leading the Beat Towards the Conservation of Indigenous Cordillera Music and Dances. Randolf A. Sabado, BSU

2nd Best Paper- Transparency and Good Governance in the Municipality of Lamut, Ifugao. Marjon D. Balinbin, Rojettee O. Baguiw, Mark Harold N. BelenRezza Mae D. Mercado, Mark Kevin T. Ramos, Jeth Li C. Tayaban, IFSU

3rd Best Paper- Endemic Plants Ifugao: An E-learning Material. Divina D. Yogyog, IFSU

 

Regional Symposium Best Posters

●Agriculture, Fisheries and Natural Resources (AFNR) Research Posters

1st Best Poster- Evaluation of Promising Botanicals in the Management of Major Insect Pests of Selected Vegetables. Jesus Aspuria, Maritess Alimurung, Rhonda Oloan, Helen Castillo, Divina Jose, Trenesie Lorezco, Janet Togay-an, Donald Namuco

2nd Best Poster- Evaluation of Metarhizium Anisopliae and Beauveria Bassiana Against Whiteflies and Thrips of Solanaceous Crops. Jesus Aspuria, Maritess Alimurung, Rhonda Oloan, Helen Castillo, Divina Jose, Trenesie Lorezco, Janet Togay-an, Donald Namuco, BPI-BNCRDPSC

3rd Best poster- Yield Evaluation of Tissue Culture Sweetpotato Varieties under Organic Field Condition. Constantino T. Sudaypan, Casmir S. Ligat, John D. Dolinas, Jr., BSU

●Social Research Best Posters

1st Best Poster- Organically Grown Arabica coffee in Mountain Province: Growing Areas, Production Practices and Varieties. Valentino Macanes, Belinda A. Tad-awan, Lome S. Barroza, Von Y. Amado, Joyce D. Mauricio, BSU

2nd Best Poster- Understanding and Experiences on Sexual Harassment of College Students. Rexton F. Chakas, Flordeliza G. Cruz and Julie Grace K. Mi-ing, MPSPC

3rd Best Poster- Indigenous Security Measures in Can-eo and Talubin, Northern Philippines. Claire Kaplaan P. Lafadchan, MPSPC

●Industry Research Best Posters

1st Best Poster- Design and Fabrication of Mongo Shelling Machine. Rodel Tamayo, Rex Tebia and Orlando Lomboy, ASIST

2nd Best Poster- The sensory acceptability of Chili Flavored Polvoron. Mary Anne P. Umayan, ASC

3rd Best Paper- Design and Development of a Versatile Solar-Powered Electromechanical Control Trainer. Orlando A. Lomboy and Guillermo Labios, Jr., ASIST