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Nation 09 June 2019

Solano LGU, ATI offer corn waste utilization training

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SOLANO, Nueva Vizcaya June 7 (PIA) -- The local government here in partnership with the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) will be conducting corn waste utilization training among villagers to provide livelihood opportunities.

 

Ramon Ramento, municipal agriculturist said the series of trainings for clustered barangays was conceptualized by Mayor Eufemia Dacayo to help poor villagers and farmers.

"By teaching them with corn waste utilization, they can venture into alternative livelihood while they wait for their corn products to reach maturity stage,” he said.

Photo from Solano LGU FB Account

Ramento added that they will start the training with the villagers of clustered barangays of San Juan and Bangar as initial participants.

The training, funded by the LGU and ATI covers rice and corn blending as food consumption and corn waste utilization among farmers and their families.

"The training will provide our farmers opportunity to use the four month period in other income-generating livelihood projects using corn waste," Ramento added.

“Instead of waiting idly as their corn products comes to maturity, they will keep themselves busy by engaging into other livelihood activities so that they can maximize their skills and waiting time,” he added.# (MDCT/BME/PIA 2-Nueva Vizcaya )

By Benjamin Moses M. Ebreo

 

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