THE GREEN WARRIOR IN ME – 2nd Placer, ROLEx Essay Writing Contest, February 25,2018, UNO-Recoletos, ​Bacolod City

Rise up and fight! In a time wherein we grew up in the likes of social media and technology, it is no surprise that majority of us young people tend to shy away from agriculture, disenchanted by the wide rice fields and sugarcane views. We are instilled to believe that farming Is an archaic lifestyleContinue reading “THE GREEN WARRIOR IN ME – 2nd Placer, ROLEx Essay Writing Contest, February 25,2018, UNO-Recoletos, ​Bacolod City”

Demonstration Farm

The UNO-Recoletos demonstration farm is used primarily to demonstrate various good agricultural practices derived from research studies conducted by student researchers. with some consideration on economic gains or profit of returns to the cost of production. This demonstration farm aims to illustrate and provide hands-on training with new organic ways of farming, modern farming techniques, andContinue reading “Demonstration Farm”

Untainted Space Within

SOMEWHERE IN THE MIDDLE OF a progressive city, buses and motorcycles create sounds that contribute to the noise pollution; the air is impure with dirty smoke from factories, vehicles, and other human doings.; and the people are interfering for their daily sustenance; there is a 9,000 square meters land area filled with ideas that couldContinue reading “Untainted Space Within”

ROLEx set to improve UNO-R Agri Program

With the aim of developing and innovating agriculture and agribusiness, a collaborative presentation for the retooling of University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos Agriculture program was held with experts from the University of the Philippines – Los Banos. Maria Corazon Acaba, MBAH, DVM, Program Director of Recoletos Online Learning Extension (ROLEx) headed the discussion with Dr. ReuelContinue reading “ROLEx set to improve UNO-R Agri Program”

The Emergence of ROLEx

The call for Institutional Development and Innovation Grant (IDIG) proposals was issued by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED)  as per CMO 33 series 2016 on June 6, 2016. It was an opportunity not missed by the Agriculture Department of the College of Arts and Sciences. A proposal was submitted not only to expand theContinue reading “The Emergence of ROLEx”

Noted professors from UPLB conduct Animal Nutrition and Agri Talks at UNO-R

The University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos School of Agriculture and Recoletos On-Line Learning Extension (ROLEx) Program held a two-day seminar on Knowledge Sharing on Animal Nutrition, Farm Marketing and Enterprise Development and Agriculture E-Commerce June 11 and 12, 2018 at the Masscomm Studio, 3rd floor of the UNO-R main building. Resource speakers were Dr.Continue reading “Noted professors from UPLB conduct Animal Nutrition and Agri Talks at UNO-R”

AgRecoletos initiates “Let’s Bake mga Kumare”

To extend the knowledge of the “Maders and Kumares” on business start-ups and entrepreneurial mindset, AgRecoletos (School of Agriculture) organized the “Let’s Bake mga Kumare” program. “Lets Bake mga Kumare” is an extension project of Agri-entrepreneurship class of Agrecoletos of the University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos. Chef Ronnie Guance shared his expertise in bakingContinue reading “AgRecoletos initiates “Let’s Bake mga Kumare””