DA DONATES 500 BAGS OF SEEDS TO MUNTI LGU TO PROMOTE HOME GARDENING

Department of Agriculture secretary William Dar (4th from right) turned-over 500 bags of seeds of assorted vegetables to Mayor Jaime Fresnedi (5th from right) last April 7 in a bid to promote urban gardening amid the enhanced community quarantine in Luzon. Fresnedi extended his thanks to DA for their donation and helping city residents produce fresh and healthy food from their backyard for their tables. Seeds of assorted vegetables donated to the local government include kangkong, okra, kamatis, squash, ampalaya, sitaw, and eggplant. Also joining the program were DA-BPI director George Culaste, DA-BPI assistant director Gerald Glenn Panganiban, Muntinlupa Gender and Development Office program director Trina Biazon, Muntinlupa Extension Service Officer chief Beth Deloso.

*Source: Public Information Office