DA holds series of corn-peanut production training in Siquijor
Through the Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) Program, the Department of Agriculture (DA) recently organized a capability enhancement training on corn-peanut production in different sites in the Province of Siquijor.
Getting ready for the planting season, and with the purpose of equipping the SAAD farmer-beneficiaries with technical knowledge and values to be socially and effectively prepared for program implementation, several groups of farmers were trained.
The first group consisted of 294 Corn-Peanut Production farmer-beneficiaries, while the next one consisted of 266 farmer-beneficiaries.
Project implementation scheme on Corn-Peanut Production included ideas on allocating the portion of harvest in preparation for the next cropping.
The farmer-beneficiaries were also acquainted with their role as beneficiaries based on the SAAD guidelines as they are also expected to be socially prepared for the implementation of the SAAD program.
The activities were sustained with the help of SAAD, Office of the Provincial Agriculture, and agricultural extension workers from the Provincial and Municipal Agriculture Offices.