Key Farmers Preparing Soil Media for Sowing.

Our Work in the Philippines

  • Over 96,000 farmers trained since 1999.
  • We currently train smallholder farmers on sustainable vegetable production techniques in the provinces of Bukidnon, Leyte, Negros Occidental, Zambales, Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga del Sur, and Zamboanga Sibugay.
  • We provide intensive, hands-on training focused on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP), promote crop diversification, and connect farmers to markets.
  • See our 2022 impact, learn about our projects, or click on the map to explore our farmers’ demonstration farms.
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Current & Recent Projects

News & Stories

Graduates sit at the RiseBIS graduation in San Carlos 24 April 2024.

Crop Diversification Project Reaches Over 6,300 Farmers

EWS-KT Philippines staff stand with Luis D. Bausa, the Private Sector Representative on the ATI PAF-ESP Accreditation Council. EWS-KT Philippines Knowledge Transfer Manager Girlie Frando holds the certificate of accreditation.

EWS-KT Philippines Accredited as National Extension Service Provider

EWS-KT Philippines staff members celebrate PhilGAP certification in front of the KT-Techno Hub learning site sign

EWS-KT Philippines Learning Site Certified by PhilGAP

Farmer Mirasol Abalora stands in her farm with harvested peppers cradled in her arms.

From City Dweller to PhilGAP-Certified Farmer: Mirasol Abalora’s Growing Success

Knowledge Transfer Specialist Aila Irizsa Ibanez and EWS-KT Technical Support Hub Manager Lysette Lacambra help farmer Rolly Cutang deliver vegetables to consolidator Centro Supersales, Inc., in Bukidnon, Philippines.

From Farm to Hospital: Market Integration in the Philippines

A farmer looks at their phone, which is showing the VeggieTap interface

Introducing Our New VeggieTap App

Farmers practice transplanting in a row at the learning farm in Bukidnon, Philippines

Learning Farm in Bukidnon, Philippines

Rice farmers in Zaragoza, Nueva Ecija, stand with crates of fresh vegetables.

Rice Farmers in the Philippines Add Vegetables to Their Crop Lineup

The Philippines Team in Action

EWS-KT Specialist Explaining Cost and Return Analysis.

Explaining how to analyze costs and returns

EWS-KT staff holds a classroom training on harvesting and post-harvest handling.

Holding a classroom training on harvesting and post-harvest handling

EWS-KT staff and farmers cup their hands around the seedlings they have transplanted.

Transplanting seedlings in a prepared bed

EWS-KT staff conduct a site evaluation for a possible demo plot.

Conducting a site evaluation for a possible demonstration plot

Three women try to identify an insect pest in a clear bottle.

Coaching farmers to identify common pests in vegetable production

An EWS-KT staff member and a farmer inspect a young plant.

Scouting for pests and diseases in the field

staff guiding farmers in using plastic mulch

Guiding farmers in applying plastic mulch

Staff at table with printed guides for farmers

Welcoming Field Day participants

Staff showing farmer how to access digital learning platform

Showing farmers how to access digital learning

university students weighing eggplants

Introducing university students to post-harvest handling

EWS-KT staff gestures as she explains about soil health to assembled farmers.

Holding a training on soil management

Farmers hold trays of seedlings above a prepared raised bed.

Getting ready to transplant seedlings

Reports & Resources


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