Nueva Vizcaya State University (NVSU) – National Agricultural Research System
1. Technopreneurship Through Production and Nursery Management of Disease-Free Banana Seedlings. In partnership with the Department of Science and Technology, through the DOST Academe Technology Enterprise Development (DAT-BED) Programme, the project exposes selected Agribusiness and Agricultural Technology students doing entrepreneurial studies to banana nursery management and market of seedlings. This is part of a business plan required in the course and is applied through the banana tissue culture project of the university.
So far, the first batch of two agribusiness students had completed the entrepreneurship study. DAT-BED advised the graduates to prepare a proposal for setting up an actual enterprise for managing a banana nursery.