The objective : To enhance the productivity of seaweed farming and to introduce alternative devices to ensure better quality harvasted seaweed.
Vast majority of seaweed farmers in Malaysia are still employing traditional technique. With continuous effort to increase the awareness of the existence of the newly developed devices to these farmers, the adoption rate of the change is the migrating cost to the new devices.
The overall cost to acquire these new devices is very minima as no changes are made to the farm infrastructure and layout. Furthermore, the acquisition of these devices can be done in stages.