Variable Number 
Variable Label 
Variable Description 
Variable Type 
Unit 
Codes (for categorical variables) 
281 
BUYMIX 
Do you buy commercal mixed feed? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
282 
MIXTYPE 
If yes, what type do you buy? 
1=booster 

2=prestarter 

3=starter 

4=grower 

5=finisher 

6=lactating mash 

7=gestating mash 

8=breeder mash 

9=boar feeds 

283 
MIXYRSLF 
Why don t you mix the feed yourself? 
1 
1=no capital 

2=no technical knowhow 

3=farmer's choice 

4=more convenient 

5=not advisable to mix own feed 

6=unavailability of raw materials/eqpt 

7=must patronize cooperative 

8=cheaper and economical 

9=too labor intensive 

10=additonal cost 

11=guaranteed better quality 

284 
FEEDBRND 
What brand of feed do you use? 
1 
1=BMEG 

2=Purina 

3=PMI 

4=Vitarich 

5=CJ 

6=Cargill 

7=Formost 

8=Selecta 

9=Higrade 

10=LINCOMA 

11=CM 

12=Minerva 

13=Pigrolac 

14=Piltracor 

15=Unifeeds 

16=Jumbo 

17=local mixed feed 

18=Pureblend 

19=Maxi feeds 

20=Sifeco 

21=Three Kings 

22=Cattleya 

23=Fresh Feeds 

24=SunJin 

25=SIDCI 

26=Banner 

27=Armour 

28=Maharlika 

29=Saver 

285 
CLASS 
What class/grade of feeds did you use? 
1 
1=Premium (A) 

2=Standard (B) 

3=Regular (C) 

286 
FORM 
What form of feed did you use? 
1 
1=mash 

2=pellets 

3=crumble 

287 
CORN 
Volume of corn consumed 
2 
kilograms 

288 
CORNV 
Value of corn consumed 
2 
pesos 

289 
WHEAT 
Volume of wheat consumed 
2 
kilograms 

290 
WHEATV 
Value of wheat consumed 
2 
pesos 

291 
SOYA 
Volume of soya consumed 
2 
kilograms 

292 
SOYAV 
Value of soya meal consumed 
2 
pesos 

293 
FISH 
Volume of fishmeal consumed 
2 
kilograms 

294 
FISHV 
Value of fishmeal consumed 
2 
pesos 

295 
SORGM 
Volume of sorghum consumed 
2 
kilograms 

296 
SORGMV 
Value of sorghum consumed 
2 
pesos 

297 
SUPP 
Volume of supplements consumed 
2 
kilograms 

298 
SUPPV 
Value of supplements consumed 
2 
pesos 

299 
RICE 
Volume of rice bran consumed 
2 
kilograms 

300 
RICEV 
Value of rice bran consumed 
2 
pesos 

301 
POLRD 
Volume of polard consumed 
2 
kilograms 

302 
POLRDV 
Value of polard consumed 
2 
pesos 

303 
COPRA 
Volume of copra consumed 
2 
kilograms 

304 
COPRAV 
Value of copra consumed 
2 
pesos 

305 
MIXCOST 
Total cost of own mixed feed 
2 
pesos 

306 
COMMFEED 
Total amount of commercial feed consumed 
2 
kilograms 

307 
MIXFEED 
Total amount of mixed feed consumed 
2 
kilograms 

308 
ALLFEED 
Total amount of feed consumed 
2 
kilograms 

309 
FCR 
Feed conversion ratio 
2 


310 
CMFDONLY 
Farmer purchases commercial feed exclusively? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
311 
BOOSTR 
Amount of booster consumed 
2 
kilograms 

312 
PS 
Amount of prestarter consumed 
2 
kilograms 

313 
STRTR 
Amount of starter consumed 
2 
kilograms 

314 
GROWER 
amount of grower consumed 
2 
kilograms 

315 
FNISHR 
Amount of finisher consumed 
2 
kilograms 

316 
SWFEED 
amount of sow feed consumed 
2 
kilograms 

317 
BOOSTRV 
Value of booster consumed 
2 
pesos 

318 
PSV 
Value of prestarter consumed 
2 
pesos 

319 
STRTRV 
Value of starter consumed 
2 
pesos 

320 
GROWERV 
Value of grower consumed 
2 
pesos 

321 
FNISHRV 
Value of finisher consumed 
2 
pesos 

322 
SWFEEDV 
Value of sow feed consumed 
2 
pesos 

323 
VCOMFEED 
Value of total feed consumed 
2 
pesos 

324 
REGWRK 
No. or regular workers employed on the farm 
3 
persons 

325 
REGSLRY 
No. workers paid a regular salary 
3 
persons 

326 
WGEMO 
Average wage rate per month 
2 
pesos 

327 
WGDAY 
Average wage rate per day 
2 
pesos 

328 
LABOR 
Labor cost per month 
2 
pesos 

329 
BNFTS 
Do they enjoy any benefits? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
330 
NCBEN 
Noncash benefits for hired labor 
1 
1=free board 

2=free lodging 

3=share of revenue from sale of sacks 

4=free kerosene/gas 

5=1 sack of rice 

6=hospitalization 

7=SSS (health/accident insurance) 

8=free electricity 

9=free clothing 

10=gifts 

331 
NONREG 
Number of workers paid daily 
3 
persons 

332 
DAILY 
Average daily wage rate 
2 
pesos 

333 
DAILY1 
Average daily wage rate with plugged in values 
2 
pesos 

334 
NRBNFTS 
Any benefits for nonregular workers? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
335 
NRNCBEN 
Noncash benefits for nonregular workers 
1 
1=free board 

2=free lodging 

3=insurance 

4=electricity 

5=1 sack or rice 

6=SSS 

7=incentives 

336 
BLDGCOST 
Cost of building maintenance 
2 
pesos 

337 
BOARCOST 
Cost of natural boar services 
2 
pesos 

338 
AICOST 
Cost of AI services 
2 
pesos 

339 
VETCOST 
Cost of vet services 
2 
pesos 

340 
EXTCOST 
Cost of private extension services 
2 
pesos 

341 
DRUGCOST 
Cost of medicine and drugs 
2 
pesos 

342 
INFECOST 
Cost of chemical disinfectants 
2 
pesos 

343 
LITRCOST 
Cost of litter flooring materials 
2 
pesos 

344 
TRANS 
Cost of transporation (no feeds) 
2 
pesos 

345 
OPCOSTS 
Total operating costs (1 month) 
2 
pesos 

346 
WORKCAP 
Amount of working capital 
2 
pesos 

347 
WORKCAP1 
Value of working capital from own sources 
2 
pesos 

348 
WORKCAP2 
Value of working capital from supplier credits 
2 
pesos 

349 
WORKCAP3 
Value of working capital from loans 
2 
pesos 

350 
AMAS 
Amount settled for amortization 
2 
pesos 

351 
AMYM 
Year loan was made for amortization 
3 


352 
IPAS 
Amount settled for interest payment 
2 
pesos 

353 
IPYM 
Year loan was made for interest payment 
3 


354 
PPAS 
Amount settled for payment of principal 
2 
pesos 

355 
PPYM 
Year loan was made for payment of principal 
3 


356 
FINCOST 
Total cost of financial capital 
2 
pesos 

357 
MANUR1 
Is there a market for hog manure 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
358 
MANUR2 
Are you able to sell manure? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
359 
MANUR3 
Were you able to sell manure in the last two months? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
360 
MANDIS 
Cost of manure disposal 
2 
pesos 

361 
DEADDIS 
Cost of dead animal disposal 
2 
pesos 

362 
MDDIS 
Cost of manure and dead animal disposal 
2 
pesos 

363 
NEIGHBOR 
Compensation to neighbors 
2 
pesos 

364 
WTRANS 
Transportation cost for waste 
2 
pesos 

365 
WTAX 
Tax/license feed 
2 
pesos 

366 
WPERMIT 
Pollution permits 
2 
pesos 

367 
WMAINT 
Maintenance costs for waste treament equipment 
2 
pesos 

368 
AREA 
Area of landholding 
2 
hectares 

369 
AREAL 
Area for livestock 
2 
hectares 

370 
AREAC 
Area for other crops 
2 
hectares 

371 
TNANT 
Is the are owned or rented? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
372 
RENT 
If rented, what is the rental rate per month? 
2 
pesos 

373 
CROPS 
Are there crops grown on the landholding? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
374 
CROPS1 
If yes, what is the area grown to crops? 
2 
hectares 

375 
MNCROP 
What is the main crop grown/ 



376 
TREECROP 
Has area planted to tree crops 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
377 
TRECROP1 
Has other area planted to tree crops 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
378 
TRECROP2 
Has planted tree crops on any of his lands 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
379 
HRVST 
Number of harvests 
3 
harvests 

380 
LAND2 
Any other agricultural land? 
1 
hectares 

381 
LAND2SIZ 
If yes, how large is it? 
2 
hectares 

382 
L2CROP 
Main crop ot other land 



383 
L2HRVST 
Number of harvests per year 
3 
harvests 

384 
USEMANR 
In the last 2 months, was manure ever used on your crops? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
385 
MANRBAG 
If yes, how many bags? 
2 
50 kg bags 

386 
PPBMNRE 
Price per bag of manure 
2 
pesos/bag 

387 
UMVAL 
Value of manure used on farm 
2 
pesos 

388 
MANURVOL 
Volume of manure used 
2 
kilograms 

389 
CHEM 
Did you use chemical fertilizer on your crops? 
1 

1: Yes, 0: No 
390 
45_0_0 
Price of 45:0:0 used 
2 
pesos/ 50 kg bag 

391 
14_14_14 
Price of 14:14:14 used 
2 
pesos/ 50 kg bag 

392 
18_46_0 
Price of 18:46:0 used 
2 
pesos/ 50 kg bag 

393 
16_20_0 
Price of 16:20:0 used 
2 
pesos/ 50 kg bag 

394 
21_0_0 
Price of 21:0:0 used 
2 
pesos/ 50 kg bag 

395 
0_0_60 
Price of 0:0:60 used 
2 
pesos/ 50 kg bag 
