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September 26, 2011

Faith Riverside Update
58 Garden Plots in the 4 Communities are Now Producing Crops
 


A total of 58 demo FAITH farms in the 4 villages are now continuously harvesting vegetables for family food consumption and the surplus produce is being marketed for much needed supplemental family income.

The FAITH Gardens are producing:
✓ ampalaya (bitter gourd),
✓ upo (white squash),
✓ calabasa (red squash),
✓ sitaw (string beans),
✓ okra (ladyfinger)
✓ talong (eggplant),
✓ kamatis (tomatoes),
✓ atsal (bell pepper),
✓ patola (gourd)

Ampalaya (bitter gourd) in trellis

FAMILIES BENEFITING FROM MTF FAITH RIVERSIDE PROJECT

Top photo: backyard garden of Mrs. Fe Lanoy and her husband, a “Brgy. Tanod” and a farmer.

Top photo: backyard garden of Mrs. Corazon Molina, a “Brgy. Kagawad”




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