The first of its kind in the province, the AGREA Farm School provides workshops, training, and certificate programs for those who wish to learn sustainable organic agriculture.
The farm school, located in more than 2-hectare farm property in Barangay Cawit, Boac in the island province of Marinduque, is an accredited private extension service provider for the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA Marinduque).
AGREA is also certified by the Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Training Institute as an Organic Agriculture Learning Site.
The farm school inspires farmers, farming enthusiasts, garden hobbyists, professionals, teachers, students, and everyone else in between, to use the same agriculture competencies to lead a healthy and sustainable future.
Enroll at the AGREA Farm School
Through the farm school, AGREA assists in TESDA’s drive to promote sustainable agriculture, fishery, and development in rural areas. The farm school boasts an NCII passing rate of 100%.
The Organic Agriculture Production NCII qualification consists of the following modular competencies spread through 232 hours (29 days) of hands-on training:
- Organic Concoctions and Extracts Production,
- Organic Fertilizer Production,
- Organic Vegetables Production,
- Organic Chicken Production, and
- Organic Hogs Production (Elective)
Note: Interested parties who wish to enroll at the AGREA Farm School but are only interested in learning specific modules and not the full 29-day training (e.g., Organic Fertilizer Production good for 5 day, etc.) are also encouraged. 5-day rates apply.
Farm School Enrolment and Scholarship Requirements
Consistent with TESDA’s Tendering System for Scholarship Grants for 2017 Training for Work Scholarship Program (TWSP) for Technical Vocational Institutions, it is easy to enroll and avail of the TESDA scholarship at the farm school. Click the link to know about TWSP’s target beneficiaries.
Listed below are the requirements in availing the Organic Agriculture Production NCII:
- Filled-out Learner’s Profile Form
- 5 pcs 1x1 photograph (white background)
- 4 pcs passport size photograph (white background, formal)
- Medical certificate
- Barangay clearance
- Photocopy of Transcript of Records (if available)
- Photocopy of any government-issued ID
Submit the above requirements to the AGREA Estate Farm office in Brgy. Cawit, Boac, Marinduque and look for Ms. Lorie Licop.
To know more about the AGREA Farm School, Organic Agriculture Production NCII, and for information and other inquiries, call/text Sun Cellular 0933 824-6020, Globe 0917 888-6505, Landline (042) 332-0025, M-F Office hours 9AM-5PM, or send an email to [email protected].
Posted on Tue, May 1, 2018
by Rafael Seno filed under