Agriculture

A BOUNTIFUL HARVEST FESTIVAL AT AN URBAN FARM SCHOOL

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MORE THAN 100 FARMER-TRAINEES participat­ed in a recent harvest festival at the Villar SIPAG Urban Farm School at the boundary of Las Piñas and Bacoor City. The activity was part of their hands-on training program which began in February 2016 and included modules on plotting, sowing, and harvesting. The farmer-trainees harvested vegetables like Tambuli Upo, Shaolin Upo, Negrostar Sitao, Maranaw Sitaw, WC Nutri Lyt Waxy Corn, Poseidon F1 Hybrid Ampalaya, and Deltastar RZ F1 Hybrid Cucumber.

 ??  ?? Some of the farmer-trainees show off what they harvested: the fruits of their short but highly useful training.
Some of the farmer-trainees show off what they harvested: the fruits of their short but highly useful training.

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