Farmers, agricultural workers and scientists in various regions of Asia have united to call for the shut down of the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI). 60 years of lies, anti-farmer policies and grave environmental damages are enough. We should not let another year pass without holding IRRI accountable and responsible to its lies against the […]
As the global pandemic continues to take its toll, we need to have better understanding on how diseases work. Similar with pest and diseases in agriculture, the Disease Triangle best illustrates the relationship between virulent pathogen, environment, and susceptible host. Thus, as human beings vulnerable to the COVID-19 pandemic, we urge everyone to boost our […]
Ang Kritikal na Papel ng mga Maliliit na Magsasaka sa Pag-ampat sa Krisis sa Pagkain na Inilantad ng COVID-19
Nakikiisa ang MASIPAG sa panawagan ng mga mamamayan para sa sapat, ligtas, abot-kamay at abot-kayang pagkain lalo na sa panahon ng matinding krisis na inilantad at pinalala ng pandemikong COVID-19.
Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura (MASIPAG) joins in the celebration of the International Women’s Day. The farmer-led network calls state institutions and the public to give special attention to the economic and social rights of women, particularly the right to food. Various studies have pointed out that safeguarding women’s rights and ensuring […]
Iloilo City – Farmer scientist group MASIPAG raised alarm over ‘dangerous’ findings in herbicide Glyphosate in a forum held last February 20, 2020. Results indicate presence and persistence of Glyphosate in a GM corn farming community in Guinbialan, a small village in the town of Maayon, Capiz. Glyphosate, the world’s best selling herbicide, has been used extensively to […]
MASIPAG (Magsasaka at Siyentipiko para sa Pag-unlad ng Agrikultura, Farmer-Scientist Partnership), is a nationwide network of farmers’ organizations, scientists and non-government organizations working to empower resource-poor Filipino farmers through their control of seeds and biological resources, agricultural production and technologies, and associated knowledge. We are looking for a National Information Officer reporting under the National […]
Join our team! We are Hiring! Masipag Mindanao is looking for TWO (2) passionate individuals with a high sense of volunteerism to fill in the position of Area/Cluster Coordinator. He / she will be responsible in ensuring the effective and efficient coordination and implementation of MASIPAG Programs in Eastern Mindanao (Caraga and Davao Provinces) and […]