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2 CLSU Students Receive 100K Business Grant from DA

August 09, 2022 - 04:04 pm

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Mr. Ryan Jacob N. Bautista and Mr. Mharion B. Bote, students from the College of Engineering and College of Agriculture, were selected as one of the 80 Provincial Awardees in Central Luzon for the Group Enterprise Category by the Department of Agriculture (DA).

Joining the DA - Young Farmers Challenge Fund (YFCF), the duo's proposal on Integrated: Sustainable Production of Tilapia and Leafy Vegetables in Asingko’s Farm earned a grant worth PhP 100,000.00 which can be used as start-up capital for venturing on an agri-fishery business.

DA - YFCF is a competitive financial grant assistance program that aims to encourage youth to explore opportunities in agribusiness through the provision of financial assistance that will allow them to turn their innovative ideas into a profitable enterprises.