For the vegetable seeds program, about 111,240 assorted vegetable seeds were repacked 54,452 of which were released to vegetable farmers while 18,905 packs were also released during scheduled caravans all through out the province. Apart from the seed’s distribution, the HVCC Section commodity technicians were able to do coaching activities to 7 vegetable farmers wherein farmers are advised on the different techniques and management practices that ensures good harvest and higher income.
Drip irrigations distributed in previous years were monitored to ensure sustainability and 30 drip irrigation beneficiaries were coached on the proper maintenance of the vegetable production technology to maximize its impact on the farmer’s endeavor. There was also 5 Farmer’s Field School conducted for year 2022 and 11 farm visits to vegetable farms coupled with coaching.
About 2,000 cacao and coffee trees were also rehabilitated while 2,000 bags of fermented chicken dung dispersed to farmers. There were 5,000 Ubi Tubers dispersed while 220,000 cuttings of sweet potato were distributed to qualified beneficiaries.
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