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    Bringing healthy food packs for more than a thousand

    Human movement can be limited in these trying times, but the bayanihan we can do can be endless.AGREA Foundation distributed healthy food packs to 1,100 families last 26 August 2020 at the Project Pearls Learning Center, Barangay Batia in Bocaue, Bulacan. To make this distribution possible – 5,000 kilos of rice, vegetables, and fruits were sourced from AGREA’s Move Food Initiative partner-farmers in Nueva Ecija and Majayjay in Laguna. This initiative was sponsored by Corteva Agriscience and in p...  Read More...

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    AGREA’s zero-waste initiative wins SGM Food Solidarity Fund

    The Social Gastronomy Movement Food Solidarity Fund (FSF) selected 10 Social Gastronomy organizations to be recipients of USD$ 10,000 to support food-driven solutions for Covid-19 relief and recovery. Out of the 60 applications from 30 countries, AGREA’s Move Food Initiative, specifically the AGREA Rescue Kitchen, was one of this year’s winners. “We launched this fund not only because it was necessary, but because it was possible. Aside from providing critical financial support, the strengt...  Read More...

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    Cherrie Atilano, newest Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition director

    Cherrie Atilano, the Founding Farmer, CEO and President of AGREA Agricultural Systems International Inc. is one of the newest members of the Board of Directors of GAIN, the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition. The Board of Directors is the highest decision-making body of GAIN. The board members consist of unaffiliated individuals who are appointed in their personal capacity and are drawn from leading development and scientific organisations.   Read More...