Ethical and Sustainable Sea Cucumber Farming in the Philippines
Roberts & Rose Mariculture Corp is a privately owned Philippine aquaculture company focused on restoring native sea cucumber populations for cultivation of their meat and use as medicinal products under contract for Roberts & Rose Holding Company, Ltd. The company will operate in the biodiverse coastal waters off Busuanga Island in the Calamian Group northeast of Palawan, Philippines. Our mission is to:
- Create a sustainable and ethical aquaculture business that produces a premium product in international markets.
- Farm using best-practice, ecologically sustainable husbandry.
- Build a rewarding work-place environment in Busuanga, Philippines that respects both Filipino and non-Filipino cultural values.
- Grow the business through the integration of traditional, local knowledge and contemporary aquaculture biotechnology.