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Siargao to host “More Love for Women Farmers” conference

DEL CARMEN, SIARGAO - “More Love for Women Farmers” conference brings a powerhouse of multi-awarded women farmer entrepreneurs to Siargao, on Saturday, 23 February 2019 from 9AM to 5PM, at the Del Carmen Convention Center, Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte. The conference is free for all.

AGREA, together with the Office of Congressman Bingo Matugas, the Province of Surigao del Norte, and the Del Carmen LGU, brings this local iteration of the Leaders and Entrepreneurs in Agriculture Forum, or LEAF. LEAF is a community of champions across all sectors uniting as advocates for better agriculture.

“More Love for Women Farmers” aims to inspire Siargaonons to reinvigorate local agriculture with a special emphasis on empowering the island’s women. Attendees will include farmer leaders, women farmers, agricultural officers, teachers, students, and surrounding areas in Surigao del Norte.

Powerhouse women farmer entrepreneurs that will be speaking at the event include the “Dragonfruit Queen”- Edita Dacuycuy, the “Seedling Queen” – Daisy Duran, and “Multi-awarded Agriculture Change Maker” – Cherrie Atilano.

"Siargao will be the first women-led agriculture island in the Philippines", said Cherrie Atilano in a statement. "This is part of AGREA’s vision of building island economies in the Philippines that are zero hunger, zero waste, and zero insufficiency," she added.

AGREA is an innovative inclusive business based in the Island Province of Marinduque, Philippines. AGREA aims to create a living model of a replicable one-island economy with a social mission of cultivation of human beings through livelihood that is indigenous to the land. For more information about AGREA and LEAF, kindly visit www.agreaph.com, or contact info@agrea.ph. -The AGREA Team

PHOTO CREDITS: Gil Cruz, Janos Leo Gorgolon Andanar

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