From Flying to Farming

He used to drive an airplane and brought people to their dream destinations, today he opt to drive source of people’s lives to their stomach. He is Capt. James “Bong” Reamon.

Hails as the first Farm Tourism Site accredited by the Department of Tourism in Region 12 is Felicidad Orchard and Garden Organics Farm. It is located at Conel-Olympog Road, Purok 9B, Brgy. Katangawan, General Santos City, South Cotabato and identified as a School for Practical Agriculture of ATI in the said region.

4 things you need to do in Lake Sebu

Known as the home of T’boli and Ubo Tribes, Lake Sebu in South Cotabato is booming to become one of SOCCKSARGEN’s eco-tourism destinations. Not only that, this majestic place has a hidden agricultural industry gem. If you plan to spend a vacation trip in this region, here are some things you need to include in your itinerary:

Sweet Escape in Koronadal

Another School for Practical Agriculture in Region 12 is GerNil’s Farm owned by the Gawad Saka Awardee, Mr. Gerardo “Boy” Cordero in Brgy. Topland, Koronadal City. This farm specializes in processed coco products such as coco sugar and coco syrup distributed to major companies in Davao City.

ATI dwells in the Ati community in New Boracay

Ati kids smiling while holding their lettuce harvest.

HOPE is Helping One Person Everyday

If you see one person survive each day especially in the Ati community, hope is regained and that life is not wasted after the Boracay closure. It was an opportunity that opened the gates to a more productive and challenging role in the community of the Aetas. The existence of the first dwellers of the island was given justice to exercise their rights and privileges to government support and services. Hope is the only thing that should not be lost in them, for when they loose it, all government efforts will turn to nothing. 

ENHANCED CLIMATE SMART FARMERS’ FIELD SCHOOL (ECSFFS): Fighting the Good Fight Towards Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience in Agriculture

How Climate Change Affects Agriculture in the Country
Climate change poses as a threat to food security. Crops, livestock, forestry, and fisheries, all of which are affected by the volatile spikes in temperature and the increasing frequency of climate-related hazards.

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