Bio SME & Bio Community Development Programme (BCDP)
Bio Desaru will make every effort to encourage and promote Bumiputra Entrepreneur's participation in its various development programmes to help raise the socio-economy standards of the people.
Programmes will be implemented to ensure modern farming technology transfer and assistance will also be provided in securing financing facilities to help them set up businesses of their own.
Towards this end, an initial 400-acre of land has been set aside for this purpose under the Organic Vegetable Farming Programme to guide and train aspiring Bumiputra agropreneurs, as well as to promote the involvement of Bumiputras in modern commercialized farming.
Services & Assistance
Under this initiative, each participating entrepreneur will be allocated 2 acres of land to carry out their organic vegetable farming activities. They will be guided and trained in the employment of modern biotech farming methods, ecological pest & soil management, etc, to help get the best yield and value out of their land.
Necessary technology, technical and management support will be provided by experts in these fields, through collaboration with private investors, to help ensure their success.
The entrepreneurs will also be assisted in the branding, packaging, sales & marketing as well as distribution of their farm produce.
Advisory services, working capital, credit scheme, hire purchase scheme for vehicles and machinery will be available. There will also be a machine, tools, various trainings and short courses for farmers to improve their knowledge and skills in the biotech farming areas.