Landcare Foundation of the Philippines (LFPI)

Our Publications

Landcare books and Reports


  • A series of working papers produced by the ACIAR-AusAID Philippines-Australia Landcare Project between 2003 and 2009. Available on the project web site
  • Scaling Up Landcare in the Philippines: Issues, Methods and Strategies, Delia Cresencio-Catacutan, World Agroforestry Centre (2007) – a book published by Lambert Academic Publishing on the PhD research of Delia Catacutan, an ICRAF staff member, who was a member of the ACIAR-AusAID Philippines-Australia Landcare Project team. The book is available from several online booksellers.


Other useful resources

  • The clustering approach to Agroenterprise Development for Small Farmers: The CRS-Philippine Experience. A Guidebook for Facilitators. Catholic Relief Services – USCCB Philippine Program (2007) – available for download from
  • Trainers Manual on Agricultural Extension and Land Management. Department of Agriculture – Upland Development Programme in Southern Mindanao (2006)
  • Handbook on CO Programs (for Participatory ISF). UDP-DENR Center for Rural Technology Development, Philippine Business for Social Progress (1991).
  • International Course on Participation in Extension: Farmer Led Approaches. IIRR, Silang, Cavite, Philippines, Sept 19-Oct 1, 2005.
  • Healthy Soil (Himsug nga Yuta) – A simple guide on productive soils, Scott Graham. Published by the Philippines-Australia Landcare Project in conjunction with ICRAF and LFPI. Subsequently translated into Visayan. Available for purchase from LFPI’s head office in Cagayan de Oro.

Our Advocacies

Landcare will continuously support local initiatives for sustainable agriculture and natural resources management in the Philippine uplands and other ecosystems through action-research and extension services mainly in partnership with local peoples’ organization, local government units and other service providers in the environment and agricultural sector.

Specifically, Landcare’s advocacies are focus on livelihood development for small farmers within the context of soil and water conservation, integrated sustainable agriculture, climate change adaptation and mitigation and natural resource management.

Contact Us

Door 2-A, CST Apartments, Apollo St., Hillside Subdivision,
Macasandig, Cagayan de Oro City
Philippines 9000
Telefax: +63 88 851 1224
Mobile: +63 917 726 5042