We’ve already delivered a total of 375 sacks (and remitted a significant sales to the farmers) of good-eating quality, nutritious and very affordable organic black, red and white rice directly from the farmers to your houses and offices since the lockdown period started. We can’t mention you all, and tagging some of you with this […]
The consistency of these farmer leaders to practice agroecology (http://agroecophilippines.org/the-agro-eco-philippines-approach-to-agroecology/) for the past 15-20 years have emancipated thousands of small-scale farmers from the grip of agro-chemical corporations. And their undeterred courage opposing Golden Rice makes us consumers still safe from the risks and uncertainties associated with this very controversial and widely-opposed GMO crop. Golden Rice […]
It was only last June when Numeriano “Numen” Gabutero, 65, wife Precila, 64, and their children thought of having additional things to do while living under ECQ. Their creative minds and positive attitudes led them to utilize a small portion of their 2-hectare organic farm as a good source of pottery-making after discovering that the […]
Here’s a best example of a Diversified Farm in New Sibunga, Kiblawan, Davao Del Sur that makes a farming family food secured, income sufficient, and more resilient to the impacts of Climate Change and COVID-19.
Since the lockdown period started, Edil Muyco stayed 24/7 in our tranquil 14-hectare organic farm situated in Maluko, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon with the chilling mountain winds comforting him at night and the sounds of the birds playing on the branches of the trees giving music to his ears, and sometimes those from the trucks struggling […]
The men, women, children, and farming families in Agro-Eco Philippines are one with the Filipino people in opposing the commercialization of Golden Rice, asserting that such move of the regulatory bodies is full of irrationalities after we’ve all seen how conventional agriculture model, upon which the philosophy behind Golden Rice and GMOs is built, has […]
At 69, Zosima “Sosing” Abonite, a cheerful farmer-leader from Mibantang, Quezon, Bukidnon still does the work in her diversified farm with passion and precision. She continue to make, apply and share her farming innovations and seeds to the small-scale farmers in Regions 10 and 11 for the past 15 years. Watch her work https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhYSCiE9OhY. Her […]