Printed from the Merit Badge Center, Philippines - http://www.meritbadge.org.ph/

Farm Management

  1. Make a plan of an ideal farm - with correct layout of farm structures, show sewage disposal plan, include background garden layout.

  2. Visit and observe farm operation near your home and then draw up some requirements and recommendations for the improvement of said farm. Furnish the Counselor with a copy of the recommendation.
    1. Submit proposals to management of the said farm.
    2. Discuss with Counselor further development on submitted proposals whether the recommendations were noted or not.

  3. Make a report on the equipment, tools, and facilities being used in the farms; e.g. corn plants, seeder, tractor, etc. Tell their uses.

  4. Discuss with your Counselor some methods of keeping farm records.

  5. Mention some recent developments in the field of farming innovation that would further improve the farming system.

 

RESOURCE LINKS
Farming Tips - http://www.da.gov.ph/tips/techno_guides.html
Old Farmers Almanac - http://www.almanac.com
Pinoy Farmers Internet - http://www.openacademy.ph/
Sustainable Farming Connection - http://www.ibiblio.org/farming-connection

LOCAL LINKS
Worksheet - http://www.mbcenter.org/pub/ws/ws_farmmanagement.pdf