R&D Thrusts and Programs

The university R&D Agenda and Programs includes an array of researchable areas/activities along the eight fields of science: agriculture, business and economics, industry and energy, education, fisheries, health, forestry, and environment.


Research Title Duration
Distribution/Occurrence of the Leading Diseases in Ilocos Norte (Study 2)2014 - 2015
Length of Storage of Tomato Using the Improved Tomato Storage Technology2014 - 2015
Accounting Practices of Agricultural Firms in Ilocos Norte, Philippines: Toward Development of Accounting Systems for Agriculture2014 - 2014
Predictors of Performance of MMSU Graduates in the CPA Licensure Examination2014 - 2014
Employability of Physical Therapy Graduates (2008-2012) of Mariano Marcos State University)2014 - 2014
Preparedness of the Laboratory High Schools of SUCs in Region I for the K-12 TLE Curriculum2014 - 2014
Women Empowerment Through Organic Vegetable Production: Commercialization of the Synthetic Chemical-Free Production of Bottlegourd2014 - 2014
Evaluation of the Adoption of MMSU Generated Technologies: A Case Study of MMSU Glutinous 1 and Vermicomposting2014 - 2014
Assessment of the Climate Change Adaptation Programs/Strategies of Institutions in Ilocos Norte Towards a Resilient Rice-based Production (Study 3)2014 - 2016
Safe Ambulation Rehab Using Kawayan Orthopedic Devices (Project SARUKOD)2014 - 2015
Pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan L.) Production and Utilization as Feed for Sheep and Poultry2014 - 2016
Establishment and Maintenance of Foundation/Scion Grove (Study 4)2014 - 2024
Selection and Registration of Outstanding Cultivars (Study 3)2014 - 2024
Characterization of the Different Fruit Crops Germplasm (Study 2)2014 - 2024
Culture of the Sea Urchin Tripneustes gratilla in Pens, Cages and in Tanks2014 - 2016
Land-based and Lying-in Hatchery of the Sea Urchin Tripneustes gratilla2014 - 2016
Post-Harvest Technologies (Product Development), Value-Addition, Packaging and Market Chain Studies2014 - 2016
Development of Value-Adding Products and By-Product Utilization of Cassava for Subsistence Households (Study 3)2014 - 2016
Commercial Production of Quality Seedlings of the NSIC Registered/Different Fruit Crop Germplasm (Study 5)2014 - 2024
Promotion, Development and Distribution of IEC Materials (Study 6)2014 - 2024
Single nucleutide polymorphism (SNP) and association analysis of growth hormone on bovine population in the Ilocos by PCR-RFLP2014 - 2017
Enhancing Productivity in Wet Season Vegetable Production Through Intercropping (Study 3)2014 - 2016
Stock Assessment, Biological and Ecological Studies on Wild Populations of Sea Urchins in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2016
Research and Development of the Sea Urchin, Tripneustes gratilla, in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2016
Coral Reef Ecosystems Assessment, Monitoring and Management in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2016
Fishing Gears Technology Assessment, Improvement and Development in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2016
Screening of Various Carotenoid Sources as Feeds for the Sea Urchin Tripneustes gratilla2014 - 2016
On-Farm Trial of Cassava Varieties in the Ilocos (Study 2)2014 - 2016
Impact of Climatic Variation in the Productivity of Garlic2014 - 2020
Effect of planting dates on the productivity and yield performance of different varieties of garlic2014 - 2017