SIDC Agriculture Tale
In order to address the constraints, Sorosoro Ibaba Development Cooperative have made a collective action in production and marketing of hogs and its products. Situated in Batangas, SIDC has been helping its members and the communities in attaining a sustainable and viable hog business ventures.
Its engagement in Contract Growing started on October of 1972 where SIDC engage to Contract Growing of Broiler as one of its pioneer business.
Sorosoro Ibaba Development Cooperative started manufacturing feeds for livestock last March 1987 and the workflow and production process was certified by the International Organization for Standardization under ISO 9001:2011 last 2011 and upgraded to ISO 9001:2015 last November 2018.
SIDC expand to poultry business initiated last May 19, 2008. SIDC Layer Farm produce 60,000 eggs that will cater regular supply of eggs to its member and customer.
SIDC Rice mill which started in 2002 in Matungao, Soccoro, Oriental Mindoro has been complementing the rice demands of SIDC’s Copp Stores. From the 220 sacks per day production, it has now increased to 1600 per day with the use of the upgraded rice mill in Naujan, Oriental Mindoro which started its production last November 18, 2021.
SIDC started the KoopLikas Production in its Green Farm in 2013 and shifted its operation from production to distribution. This organic fertilizer is available at all SIDC Coop Stores nationwide and is proven effective for ornaments and crops because of its quality.