UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES LOS BAÑOS
COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE
Name of StudentAPRIL RIVALES SABUELBA
Degree ProgramBACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN AGRICULTURE
TITLE OF PRACTICEVEGETABLE FARM PRACTICES DOCUMENTATION,IDENTIFICATION OF WEEDS AND SURVEY OF WEED CONTROLPRACTICES USED BY FARMERS IN BRGY. MAMALA SARIAYA, QUEZON: AN APPRENTICESHIP
APPROVED: PRISCILLA M. BARCIAL ____________________, 2012
APPROVED: JOSE E. HERNANDEZ ____________________, 2012
APPROVED: DOMINGO E. ANGELES ____________________, 2012
RECORDED: MARIA CYNTHIA R. OLIVEROS ____________________, 2012
VEGETABLE FARM PRACTICES DOCUMENTATION, IDENTIFICATION OF WEEDS AND SURVEY OF WEED CONTROL PRACTICES USED BY FARMERS IN MAMALA, SARIAYA, QUEZON
APRIL RIVALES SABUELBA
SUBMITTED TO THE FACULTY OF THE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES LOS BAÑOS IN PARTIALFULFILLMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR GRADUATION WITH THE DEGREE OF
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN AGRICULTURE
The author was born on April 23, 1983 in a small town in Gumaca, Quezon. She is the fifth among the six siblings of Mr. Conrado C. Sabuelba and Mrs. Alegria E. Rivales. She has given five loving siblings namely Shiela, Sherwin, Shyrill, Reino Butch and Alyssa Ashley. She finished her primary education at Gumaca West Central School and her secondary education at Gumaca National High School. Both are located at Gumaca, Quezon, where she has spent her childhood years. During her elementary and intermediate years, her interest in joining different drawing contest has given her awards and honors. The author passed the University of the Philippines College Admission Test and decided to take up Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Major in Agronomy, Specializating Weed Science under the supervision of Prof. Henedina M. Ramirez, for the first two years and Prof. Priscilla M. Barcial, for the succeeding years. On her college days, she has involved herself in two prestigious organizations, UP Banahaw (UPB) and University of the Philippines Society of Agronomy Major Students (UPhilSAMS). She served as the UPB’s secretary for two years, from 2002 to 2004. She has left the university last May 2006, with a unit of Undergraduate thesis study left unfinished for some personal and financial matters. For the time being that she is outside the university, she has worked for five years on different private companies. Thinking of career stability, she again decided to enroll the unit remains in her curriculum. The author wishes to work using the field she has chosen and hopefully succeed in the future.
This book has been made possible with the support of the following persons and I wish to extend my deepest gratitude. For GOD, the creator, who has given me clear mind to think which path to take and for giving me strength, courage and determination to finish this book. For my family, nanay and tatay, thank you for the unconditional love and understanding. NAYTAY, I know how much this meant to you. I love you so much. This is for you. Ate She and KuyaAthan, thank you for all the support that you had given me, this would not be possible without your help. Thank you for the financial and moral support. Ate She, thank you for being there always. I am the luckiest person on earth for having a sweet, loving, caring and understanding sister like you. Thank you for the pieces of sound adviceKuya Sherwin, thanks for keeping my motorcycle well-maintainedand for always believing in me. KuyaBho, I know you always prefer to be...