NEW: A Training Manual To Help Farmers Become Agripreneurs

A new training manual that can help farmers and fishers become entrepreneurs has been published by the Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR) and the Los Baños-based SEARCA.

The p;ublication is titled “Financial Viability and Profitability Analysis of New Technologies and Enterprises: A Training Manual.” The manual can help farmers and investors determine profitability by providing a guide in evaluating costs and returns of target ventures.

DA-BAR Executive Director Nicomedes Eleazar says that given the right opportunities, training and incentives, farmers and fishers can become agripreneurs. Copies of the manual are available at the DA-BAR in Quezon City.