Category: MASIPAG Mindanao

Job Opportunity: Western Mindanao Area Coordinator

July 27, 2023

by MASIPAG Mindanao

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. MASIPAG Mindanao is looking for a passionate individual with a high sense […]

Are farmers really just passive recipients of corporate-led science and technologies?

July 5, 2023

by MASIPAG National Office

During a quick break of Masipag Luzon‘s Leaders’ forum, MASIPAG farmers Tay Elmer of Nueva Vizcaya, Tay Merto of Bicol, and Tay Leody of Nueva Ecija relaxingly yet thoroughly discuss their observations on the traditional, farmer-bred, and MASIPAG rice varieties that they have been monitoring and conserving in their respective trial farms – discussing about the […]

MASIPAG Mindanao Farmers Open Seed Center in Surigao del Sur

June 7, 2023

by MASIPAG Mindanao

Locals lauded the formal opening of a farmer-led seed center in Marihatag, Surigao del Sur, on Tuesday, May 9, 2023. Prudencio Campos, chairman of MASIPAG’s Provincial Coordinating Body in Surigao del Sur, said that various farmers’ organizations opted to establish a seed center to cushion the impacts of incoming climate-related disasters on the local food […]