KKOK/Villegas Organic and Hobby Farms


KKOK (Kalipunan ng Sustenableng Agrikultura at Magsasakang Organikong Kooperatiba) is a progressive umbrella organic cooperative in Batangas and Calabarzon area with membership of outreach network cooperatives that adhere to the principles and tenets of Organic Agriculture following Nucleus and Satellite Organic Farm Cluster (NUSOFAC) and Supply Value Added Chain (SVAC), and its replication Nationwide

Villegas practices zero waste management, maintains biodiversity, produces basically all of its organic inputs and promotes ecological balance. It serves as the nucleus farm of the NUSOFAC (CALABARZON area).

SAGE (Sustainable Agriculture and Entrepreneurship) Learning Center is a training and capacity building ground for farmers, farming and agribusiness enthusiasts, hobbyists, as well as children and youth, health enthusiasts, and professionals who seek nature friendly technical knowledge and practical hands on application of new farming techniques and technologies and agro based livelihood and employment systems.

Vision
A progressive umbrella organic cooperative in Batangas and Calabarzon area with membership of outreach network cooperatives that adhere to the principles and tenets of organic agriculture following Nucleus and Satellite Organic Farm Cluster (NUSOFAC) and Supply Value Added Chain (SVAC) and its replication nationwide.

Mission
To promote, demonstrate and popularize the Nucleus and Satellite Organic Farm Cluster (NUSOFAC) and Added Value Chain optimization.

The people behind the Kasama Ka Organik Koop
Kasama Ka Organik Koop was organized by people with passion, commitment and conviction in promoting,developing,practicing and advancing sustainable organic agriculture
Services offered:
1. Lakbay Aral sa Bukid Organiko
Target clients: Students at all levels, out of school youth, organic enthusiasts,advocates,practitioners and entrepreneurs, hobbyists,cooperatives and other NGOs as well as local government units (LGUs)
2.Three-day Apprenticeship Training on Sustainable Organic Agriculture and Livelihood Enterprises
Target clients:Organic Farm Owners/Operators/Cooperatives/NGO’s/LGUs. Three Categories: Labor Foreman; Techinician; Supervisor
3. Three Months On the job training (OJT) on Sustainable Organic Agriculture and Livelihood Enterprises
Target clients: Out of school youth, would-be satellite organic operators, Organic Entrepreneurs, others
Job Placement: Satellite farm for technician/operator
4.Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Undertakings with Companies on Environment, Health and Wellness, Food Security and Livelihood Enterprise
Target Clients: Big Companies/Corporation
Activities: Orientation Seminar on sustainable organic agriculture, followed by Lakbay Aral sa Bukid Organiko, then intensified by Hands-on Training and finally preparing and executing a private sector partnership in Organic Opportunities
5. Government Partnership Project on Environment, health and Wellness, Food Security and Livelihood Enterprise.

Target Clients: Local Government Units
Activities: Orientation seminar on sustainable organic agriculture, followed by Lakbay Aral sa Bukid Organiko, then intensified by Hands-on Training and finally preparing and executing an LGU partnership in organic livelihood opportunities
6. Specialized training tailored to the needs of the clients
Example: Organic Agriculture conversion trainings: Rice, Corn, sugarcane
Target clients: Local government units and NGOs

Other Services Offered

1. Start-up in establishment and operation of the Nucleus and Satellite Organic Farm Clusters (NUSOFAC)
Clients: Farmer cooperatives, Corporations, LGUs

  • Set up to other production clusters:

1. Farm Planning and design
2. Training and capacity building
3.Techno/demo and validation Farm, Organic material and input house, Farm planning, Design and Start-up implementation
4. Market Linkage
5. Membership/networking to Kasama Ka Organik Koop Networks

2.Organic Farm Operation and Management
Clients: Retirees who wants to establish an organic farm, organic enthusiasts, hobbyist among others.
Service: Assistance in establishing an organic farm of interest and/or co-management of the farm

3.Consultancy and Technical Advise
Clients:Organic Farms
Service:To be provided by our specialist
Fee is per visit exclusive of out of pocket expenses on transport, food and others

Facilities

Watertank , SAGE Learning Center, Poultry House, Green House, Vermibeds, Input House, Fishpond, Vegetable Production Area, Herbal Medicinal Garden

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