OUR SERVICES

    • Quality seed system establishment
    • Development fabrication of machines and tools
    • Customized and regular trainings         
      • Production and Processing technologies
      • Capacity development:
        • Value chain, business/entrepreneurial skills 
        • and business planning
      • RDE Methodologies
    • Project Proposal Development
    • Expert dispatch
    • Technical assistance
    • Rootcrop Information access
    • Computer application
      • Multimedia
      • IEC Materials
    • GIS Mapping services
    • Laboratory analyses
      • Soil
      • Water
      • Plant Tissue
    • Season-long schools for farmers & entrepreneur groups
    • Customized feed formulation

    About PhilRootcrops

    The Philippine Root Crop Research and Training Center (PhilRootcrops) is a government research, development and training institution for root and tuber crops: cassava, sweetpotato, taro, yam, yambean, arrowroot and other rootcrops.
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    Vision, Mission & Goal

    Vision
    Creating wealth, enhancing health, improving lives through roots and tubers
    Mission
    To provide the national leadership in formulating and implementing strategic root crop research and development programs that can reduce poverty and food insecurity
    Goal
    To generate and promote root crop innovations and information that can improve the lives of stakeholders along the root crop value chain.

    Contact Information

    DR. ERLINDA A. VASQUEZ
    Director
    PhilRootcrops, VSU,Visca, Baybay City, Leyte, Philippines 6521-A
    Tel No. | Fax No.: (+63)(053)563-7229
    Email: lindvasq@yahoo.com | philrootcrops@vsu.edu.ph
    For queries, comments, and suggestions, kindly email us.
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