This Self-Learning Module (SLM) is prepared so that you, our dear learners, can continue your studies and learn while at home. Activities, questions, directions, exercises, and discussions are carefully stated for you to understand each lesson.
Each SLM is composed of different parts. Each part shall guide you step-by-step as you discover and understand the lesson prepared for you.
Pre-tests are provided to measure your prior knowledge on lessons in each SLM. This will tell you if you need to proceed on completing this module or if you need to ask your facilitator or your teacher’s assistance for better understanding of the lesson. At the end of each module, you need to answer the post-test to self-check your learning. Answer keys are provided for each activity and test. We trust that you will be honest in using these.
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Fish farming is one of the biggest industries in the Philippines. As an archipelago surrounded by many bodies of water, the country is rich in natural resources making fish farming suitable and viable source of livelihood for many Filipinos.
This module will teach you the importance on how to manage marketing of fish being raised or cultured.
After going through this module, you are expected to:
1. discuss the indicators for raising or capturing fish;
2. demonstrate skills on raising or capturing fish;
3. prepare marketing strategy by asking help from others or by using internet;
4. market fish raised or captured;
5. compute the income earned from marketed product (Gross Sales – Expenses = Net Income); and
6. prepare plans for expansion of fish raising or culturing venture