Economics of Technology Adoption: The Case of Brackishwater Aquaculture in Bulacan, Philippines

Padilla, Jose Erezo (1985) Economics of Technology Adoption: The Case of Brackishwater Aquaculture in Bulacan, Philippines. Masters thesis, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia.

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Abstract

Brackihwater fish ponds are tradition al1y devoted to milk fish culture. However, for the past three to four years , brackishwater milk fish operatorsin Bulacan, Philippine shave been culturing tilapia in addition to their milk fish crops. Owing to the dearth of primary data on this aspect,reasons advanced byre searchers on the emergence of such practice were based on secondary information . The purpose of this study was to provide information on the circumstances surrounding the phenomenon of culturing tilapia in traditional milk fish systems. The under lying reasons for the shifting to tilapia culture were investigated. Another objective was to identify and measure factors which tend to encourage or

Item Type:Thesis (Masters)
Call Number:FEP 1985 3
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Economics and Management
ID Code:8798
Deposited By: Nurul Hayatie Hashim
Deposited On:20 Dec 2010 02:37
Last Modified:10 Aug 2011 04:13

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