Date of Birth: 31 December 1972
Family: Family: Wife; Ibu Asridha. Children; Helmi, 20 year old girl. Mirna Sari, 17 year old girl. Parids Salman, 2 year old boy.
Location: District: Marioriwawo, South Sulawesi
- Area: 0.5 Hectares in one farm.
- Heavy pest & disease infestation- Cocoa Pod Border, VSD, Black Pod along with a variety of others.
- Very basic farm practices applied, farm practices require improvement.
- Limited to no shade trees.
- Only basic training in cocoa farm management.
- Cocoa trees are old and all require either rehabilitating or replacing.
- Harvest 200 kg per year from his 0.5ha farm (est. 400kg per hectare).
- Hamza hopes to achieve 1 ton per year from his 0.5 ha farm.
Photo of Hamzah's wife Asridah and their son Parids
- The farm has been in the family for 20 years (since approx 1993).
- Hamza runs the farm with his uncle Mr. Abu Hasnah.
- Asridah very much helps in the farm performing pruning, harvesting, drying and other farm related activities.
- Hamza's sole income is from the Cocoa Farm which is in very poor condition.
|In Field Training||Completed|
|In Class Training||Completed|
|Tall puning tool / pole||Completed|
|Personal Safety Equipment||Completed|
|Pest Management Materials||In Progress|
|Financial Mgmt Training||Waiting|