RiceUp Farmers trains new teachers, opens 8 new farm schools in Pampanga!
For two days, in partnership with BPI Foundation, five new farm school teachers (mentors) were trained to use the updated Agribusiness curriculum of RiceUp. In compliance to the new normal in learning set-up, RiceUp will use modules and blended learning schemes with very limited person-to-person interaction along with using online platforms.
The new farm schools are located in the following villages: San Ramon, Sto. Rosario, Anon, Fortuna, San Roque, San Nicolas, and Gutad, all in Floridablanca, Pampanga. Santiago will host the new farm school setting in Lubao town.
There are 120 enrollees in our farm school system.
RiceUp remains committed in educating farmers to become successful entrepreneurs amid the COVID19 pandemic. Enhanced programs are introduced and a simplified system is set to pave the way to resiliency in farming.