Umanika, (in Visayan, “Uma ni Kalinaw”), or in English, Farm of Peace, is the eco-cultural farm of Greenminds, Inc. The farm sits on a 3,000-square meter slope in Impalambong, Malaybalay City, Bukidnon, just 1.8 kilometers from the national highway.
Umanika serves as a as a fully functional “Learning while Earning” farm that that integrates indigenous knowledge and systems with modern agricultural technologies:
To serve all these activities, the farm also includes two buildings – one houses the kitchen and the dining area while the other, a two-storey structure, includes the office and a modest farm-type sleeping quarters for trainees and visitors. Tents are available to visitors who want to experience sleeping in the great outdoors. In line with being eco-friendly, farm facilities run on solar power and water supply is rain- fed.
To date, Umanika has hosted trainees and visitors from various provinces in the Philippines as well as guests from the Republic of Vanuatu, New Zealand, Mongolia and the United States.