Rodel Banez - Researcher Profile


Research Directorate

Science Research Assistant I


Email Address:


Mr. Rodel N. Bañez graduated from the Mariano Marcos State University with a degree of Bachelor of Science in Agriculture major in Animal Science. At present, he is a co-researcher on the studies conducted on the Livestock and Forage Commodity.

Research Involvement

RoleResearch Title
Co-WorkerBenchmark Information on Native Pig Production Management Practices in Ilocos Norte
Co-WorkerDevelopment and Assessment of Organic Production Management Technologies for Rice-based and Upland Agroecosystem (Proj 1)
Project StaffDevelopment of Strategies for Lamb Production in an Organic Ecosystem
Study LeaderDevelopment Strategies on the Production Management Practices and Profitability of Raising Native Pig in Ilocos Norte
Co-WorkerDocumentation and Morphological Characterization of the Philippine Native Chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) Strains in Ilocos Region
Co-WorkerDocumentation on the Indigenous Uses and Recipes of the Native Animals
Co-WorkerDocumentation, Characterization and Identification of Native Chicken and Pigs in Ilocos Norte
Study LeaderFeeding Management for Organic Lamb Production (Study 2)
Co-WorkerFormulation and Evaluation of Different Mutton Recipes
Co-WorkerGenetic Improvement and Conservation of the Indigenous Sheep in Ilocos Norte
Co-WorkerGrowth Performance of Lamb Raised in an Organic Ecosystem
Co-WorkerLaying Performance of Native Hen Fed with Different Feeding Materials
Co-WorkerPerformance Evaluation of Native Chicken under Improved Rearing Practices
Co-WorkerPerformance of Growing Native Chickens under Different Feeding Materials
Project StaffPigeonpea (Cajanus cajan L.) Production and Utilization as Feed for Sheep and Poultry
Co-WorkerPreservation and Management of the Ilocos Native Chicken
Co-WorkerProgeny Testing of Sheep

Research Publication



Invention Patent # Inventor(s) Date Issued Product Category Purpose
Animal Feed Concentrates Containing Pigeon Pea (Cajanus cajan) 22016000413 Roseminda R. Sair Rodel N. Banez Benito B. Balneg Corazon Diana A. Pastor 09/21/2016 Utility Model This utility model relates to an animal feed supplement but more particularly to an animal feed containing pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan) for growing sheep. The concentrate containing pigeon pea is a feed supplement with high total digestible nutrient and crude protein that are essential to growing sheep that comprise the following composition: 52% rice bran; 30% copra meal; 16% pigeon pea leaf meal; 1% limestone, and 1% salt.