A social enterprise that providing alternative channel for agriculture training and practical session. Our selected participants call “CocoJack Heroes” will be selected from youth from B40 family, unemployed youth and drop out youth. Selected CocoJack Heroes that completed the training program, been offered for practical session at our strategic partner farm for certain period of time.
REVOLUTIONIZING AGRICULTURE PRACTICE IN MALAYSIA
Our social mission is to leverage agri-business to create more job opportunity that able to reduce unemployment rate of youth in Malaysia by exploring and maximizing latest agriculture technology. These efforts will contribute to continuous food production and our food security.
UNIQUE SELLING POINTS
CocoJack Youth Empowerment
Nowadays, the competition will become more harder to get a job among youth in Malaysia. This due to the pandemic COVID-19 and also pre-recession cause by the pandemic. Most of the company are trying to downscale the operation team and this will lead to minimum new job opportunity to the market. Amazingly, agriculture industry is one of the industries that are booming through this period. Therefore, by exploring endless possibilities, agriculture industry could be the saver to provide job opportunity to unemployed youth in Malaysia.
CocoJack IR 4.0 Agriculture Technology
CocoJack believe that, agriculture industry can be revolutionize if the conventional agriculture technique be shifted to modern agriculture technology. Therefore, CocoJack is maximizing IR 4.0 technology into agriculture to make it sexier and will be able to attract more youth into this industry.
We believe that agriculture should be empowered by Youth, our CocoJack Heroes consist of young energetic Malaysian youth from various background to serve in maintaining our food security. We are the front-liner of food producer in Malaysia.
CocoJack We Grow We Care
CocoJack believe that what we sow today, we will harvest it later, therefore by sowing the interest of agriculture in nowaday youth mind by the support of community can help our us to survive Global Food Crysis that been predicted by UN FAO that will happen on 2050. Therefore, this is our war, and we should grow more food now without damaging our natural habitat to make sure we will survive this upcoming era.
COCOJACK HEROES STORY
Cocojack is inspired by the acronym for ‘Coconut and Jackfruit’ which is. Both of these crops are the basic crops cultivated by the implementation partners (Sulaiman Plantation). These plantations were the main source of income for the founder of Sulaiman Plantation, namely Tn Syed Sulaiman bin Syed Hassan which started in 2004. By cultivating these crops, he was able to support his family and create employment opportunities for the local community as well as catalyzing the local economy.
In 2015, this conventional business was given a new lease of life by his son (Syed Salleh) by inspiring the social enterprise ‘CocoJack’ to help young people venture into agriculture by maximizing the use of technology.
GOOD AGRICULTURE PRACTICES (MyGAP)
Our graduated CocoJack Heroes will be expert in pesticides and herbicides usage in order to minimize the residual effect (MRL) in soil. Our heroes are trained farmer that practicing good agriculture practices recognized by Department of Agriculture Malaysia.
To create but not to damage, we believe that, in order to maintain our food security, our effort by CocoJack Heroes must no bring more harmful effect to the society and natural environment. Therefore, our heroes are will trained and having the same goal about this agenda.