Ifugao-based farmer leads way in organic aquaculture
MANILA, Philippines – While most stories start with an insight. There are those that start with a question. People who ask the right question at the right time and through proper channel, know that this is the best way to gain deeper insight. Hence, the story of Villafuerte Camat Jr., a farmer from Lamut, Ifugao and owner of the Camat Farm.
With the high cost of farm inputs, Camat had been wanting to go into organic farming. But he didn’t know how to go about it. His land area, around 1.5 hectares, had been operating as an integrated conventional farm and was mostly allotted for the production of rice, tilapia, swine, and vegetables.
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