MUNTI LGU BOOSTS URBAN GARDENING AMID PANDEMIC

The local government of Muntinlupa continues to boost and promote urban gardening among city residents amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Muntinlupa Gender and Development Officer Trina Biazon and execs from the Department of Agriculture (DA) visited Urban Garden NC2 Learning Hub in Muntinlupa City Technical Institute (MCTI) on Thursday. Recently, Mayor Jaime Fresnedi and DA Sec. William Dar signed a memorandum of agreement to develop a TESDA Accredited Courses on Urban Farming and a community-based training program on growing media mixing, sowing of seeds and proper management, container gardening, hydrophonics, composting and pest and disease management, among others.


*Source: Public Information Office