Almost 35 million pesos worth of projects are currently being implemented by Faculty-researchers/extensionist of the University. These funds were sourced-out from agencies like DA-BAR, DOST-GIA (national and regional), DA-ACEF, DABAR, and CHED NAFES.

 Approved Externally-Funded RDE Projects

Title Project Leader/Team Members Funding Agency Budget Duration  
1.    Commercialization of QSU-Vermicompost Organic Fertilizer in Support to Organic Rice, Coffee and Vegetables in Quirino Province Dr. Narcisa S. Aganon DA-BAR Php 4,858,143.02 January 2019- May 2021  
2.    Establishment of Floral Biodiversity Reserve and Seedling Production Facilities Edgar V. Benabise OGPI Php 3,769, 624.00 October 2017 – September 2020  
3.    Development of Propagation Protocols for Native Forest and Fruit-Bearing Trees of Quirino and Adjacent Province Elizabeth T. Carig, Edgar V. Benabise DOST-GIA Php 5,000,000.00 October 2018 – September 2021  
4.    Development of paving bricks using residual waste materials generated in the Quirino State University, Diffun, Quirino Israel M. Eraña, Paul B. Pablo DOST-GIA Php 394,800.00 October 2018 – December 2020  
5.    Research and Development on Bamboo Shoot Products for Technology Transfer and Commercialization Jonathan N. Tariga DOST-GIA Php 350,000.00 October 2018 – December 2020  
6.    Nutritional Content Analysis and Product Development of Air Potato for Cultivation and Consumption Ruby Lyn V. Gutierrez DOST-GIA Php 415,800.00 October 2018 – December 2020  
7.    Upgrading of Tissue Culture Facility Towards Efficient Production of High Value Crops Elizabeth T. Carig DA-BAR/QSU PhP 5,000,000.00 October 2019 – April 2021  
8.    Support to Mushroom Production in the Province of Quirino Fredisminda M. Dolojan, Aimee Carol Tangonan, Loida Basug

Pammela S. Tobias, Benjie S. Julian, III.

DA-BAR Php3,500,000.00 July 2020 – June 2021  
9.    Support to Mass Production of Vermicast/ Vermicompost in the Province of Quirino Elizabeth T. Carig, Joel G. Carig, Rosecelle O. Burbos, Sarah Marie L. Dingoasen, Mark O. Palaje, Leigh Karl P. Chinyuna, Jordan B. Hermoso DA-BAR Php2,990,206.40 July 2020 – June 2021  
10. Technology Utilization and Commercialization of Tissue-Cultured Banana in Quirino Province Elizabeth T. Carig, Joel G. Carig, Rommel G. Peralta, Elizabeth R. Oppuer, Anjo Mar P. Tuazon, Jesa Jane F. Sales, Romelyn S. Solis, Henrey R. Ignacio, Bladimer Ali Annuar T. Lacaden DA-ACEF Php5,000,000.00 July 2020 – June 2022  
11. Upscaling the Promotion and Commercialization of Soya Products in Quirino Province Fredisminda M. Dolojan, Isabel F. Salvador, German P. Umhaw, Jr., Myleene U. Vagay, Edison Kurt M. Pacunla DA-ACEF Php5,000,000.00 July 2020 – June 2022  
12. Support to the Utilization and Commercialization of Tissue Cultured Banana in Quirino Province Elizabeth T. Carig DOST-GIA Php500,000.00 September 2020 – August 2021  
13. Enhancing Tissue Culture and Macro-propagation of Saba: Cagayan Valley’s Planting Material Support System for Banana Fredisminda M. Dolojan, Elizabeth R. Oppuer, Myleene U. Vagay, Crisologo Del Rosario DA-BAR/NVSU Php937,269.96 September 29, 2020 – September 28, 2022  
14. Bamboo Production Project Joel G. Carig,

Cleo B. Pumacsao

DENR PhP71,000.00 November 2020 – February 2021  

Newly Approved Projects

15. Upgrading of Small Ruminant Production Facilities Maria Hernandez CHED NAFES PhP250,000.00 January 2021  
16. Enhancement of Entrepreneurship Laboratory Mila T. Benabise CHED NAFES PhP250,000.00 January 2021  
17. Implementation of HealthGuard Contact Tracing Application in Quirino Province Dr. Arlyn J. Yra

Jay Francis P. Yra

DOST-GIA R2 Php 500,000.00 January 2021