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The Importance of Urban Farming in the Philippines

The Importance of Urban Farming in the Philippines

Agriculture
Are you a certified plantita or plantito? My family and I are the same! When it locks down, we all suddenly have time for a lot of things we used to ignore. One of these is urban agriculture or urban gardening. Among those who love gardening, more is my father-in-law who is eight years old! For fun, my husband challenged our children and their grandfather to a contest of who could grow the most vegetables in their respective areas in our yard. Caring for plants and raising children So gardening became our family bonding activity. It feels good to be planting side by side and rejoicing when our labor bear fruit. We harvested okra, spinach, lettuce, talinum, spinach, and other vegetables and herbs. So if you want your children to eat lots of vegetables, convince them to plant them. T...