Villa Conzoilo Farm: Showcasing Best Sustainable Farming Practices
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(Jaro, Leyte, Philippines) Villa Conzoilo Farm is situated 600 meters above sea level in Barangay Villaconzoilo in Jaro, Leyte. It is 7 kilometers from the town proper and 48 kilometers from Tacloban City. It’s a place where visitors can learn a few tricks about farming and about the community of organic farmers and their families.
The best time to visit is during the summer but the ‘Ber’ months are the times when you can go strawberry picking. The tour also lets you ride a tractor and get entertained by local musicians.
The package rate for group of ten includes roundtrip van transfers from Tacloban City to Brgy. Villa Conzoilo the back to Tacloban City. Entrance fee, guided tours, welcomes, rabbit feeding, fishing and snacks and drinks are included in that package. This tour gives you an in-depth experience with different farming techniques that isn’t harmful to the environment. There’s an additional fee for the optional lunch.
The farm implements strict rules for garbage disposal and the smoking ban. They also prohibit picking of fruits and vegetables but you can ask nicely and they might just let you. Sometimes the farm holds a fair and sells their harvest of vegetables, condiments, and other food preparations.
The tour of the farm isn’t limited to families but also a group of friends, students, and couples who have an interest in raising a farm and taking care of animals. Meetings can also be held here. Just book the place for the event through their contact info.
So for everyone who wants to experience a clean and green farming, head on to Villa Conzoilo Farm where you can learn lots of things about sustainability.
How to get there
Catch a plane ride to Tacloban City via Cebu Pacific then hop on a jeep to Jaro, Leyte. Barangay Villa Conzoilo is in Jaro and from there you can take a motorcycle ride to the farm. For a group of ten, free van transfers to and from the farm are available.
Mobile No. 0917 606 9211