Project 6. Livelihood Development within Watersheds
Study 1. Comparison on the production, growth and survival of Benguet pine trees using FORI and Chinese Oleoresin tapping technologies
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Place of Implementation CAR
Funding Agency ERDB
Description The study aims to determine the appropriate oleoresin tapping technologies of Benguet pine trees. Specifically, it aims to determine the effects of Benguet pine tapping technp;pgies like conventional (FORI) and modern (Chinese); compare the production and yield of two technologies in Benguet pine as well as financial analysis; determine costs and benefits involved in tapping Benguet pine trees; identify activities of women in the conduct of tapping oleoresin; and prepare a guide on the best practices of oleoresin tapping technology in Benguet pine.