After the harvest, you will receive your guaranteed 3,600 Euro/US-Dollar. Of the remaining sum, the residents who provide the land receive 50 percent of the wood value. Part of this money is tied up and used to set up educational institutions and better health care. The Mama Earth Foundation receives about 14 percent for management fees.
Our mahogany farms are controlled by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), backed by contracts with the National Commission on Indigenous People (NCIP) at Davao City and the Matigsalog-Manobo Tribal Peoples Council of Elders Davao Inc. (MAMATRIPCEDI).