Everything listed under: DAR Marinduque

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    Empowering farmers through Values Formation and Financial Literacy

    30 Marinduque-based rice farmers participated in the first Financial Literacy and Values Formation Training conducted by AGREA as part of efforts to reintroduce a reinvigorated System of Rice Intensification (SRI) in the province last Tuesday, 27 June 2017, at the AGREA Office, Cawit, Marinduque. "Though practiced among farmer cooperatives, there is rarely appreciation and in-depth understanding of the financial management among farmers on a personal level." Through the Refle...  Read More...

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    Vermicomposting: connecting the farmer and the environment

    MARINDUQUE, PHILIPPINES. Key representatives from the New Zealand Embassy – Manila visited the AGREA Vermicomposting Facility at the AGREA Model Farm in Marinduque last 2 June 2017 to see progress and understand further how the facility is bridging the farmers and the environment. Matthew De Wit, NZ Embassy – Manila Head of Mission Deputy, together with New Zealand Aid Programme Manager Rune Ylade, inspected the facility and visited three of AGREA’s rice farming partner communities who bene...  Read More...