Improving Market Access for Smallholder Rice Producers in the Philippines

The study sets out to analyze the market access constraints of smallholder rice farmers in the Philippines in order to identify entry points and to develop specific recommendations. The latter are directed at the Better Rice Initiative Asia (BRIA) to implement its “Better Market Linkages” component in the Philippines. It aims at promoting market-oriented rice production and entrepreneurship, particularly in Iloilo Province, the Philippines.