IN LAOAG CITY: Nuns Grow Veggies For Supermarts

Nuns of the Daughters of the Divine Zeal in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, are an enterprising lot. They grow the favorite Ilocano vegetables for supermarkets like Savemore, Robinsons and Puregold. These include such vegetables as tomatoes, eggplant, okra, peppers and others used in pinakbet cooking.

Their vegetable project is the main source of financial support for their congregation, according to Mayo Pascual, provincial officer in Ilocos Norte.

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