Organic Egg Production At Costales Nature Farms

Ronald Costales and his layers. The Costales Nature Farms in Majayjay, Laguna is also exclusively producing organic eggs for a client that also buys his culinary herbs, leafy greens and sweet corn.  The chickens are very tame, and they lay big eggs that fetch as much as P15 apiece.  The […]

Flat-Leaf Parsley Is P500 Per Kilo

Eddie Gamalando with a bunch of flat-leaf parsley that sells at P500 a kilo THE FLAT-LEAF PARSLEY is one of the money-makers at the Costales Nature Farms in Majayjay, Laguna. It is being sold at P500 per kilo to specialty restaurants and other customers, especially in Metro Manila.It is useful as a flavoring […]

Organic Romaine Lettuce Under Greenhouse

Maritess Madera shows newly harvestedorganic Romaine lettuce from FrancisChing’s Farm in Benguet. (Melpha Abellophoto) MARITESS MADERA of the Department of Agriculture shows newly harvested organic Romaine lettuce produced under greenhouse at the three-hectare farm of Francis Ching in Cada, Mankayan, Benguet, during a recent visit.Ching harvests five tons of lettuce […]

Starting ‘Em Young On Organic Gardening

In Bacolod City, school children learn early about organic food production and gardening. In photo are Grade 2 pupils from Colegio de San Agustin who attended a seminar on how plants grow with the aid of organic fertilizers, light and water. The lecture was conducted by David Patilla, a technician […]

Bohol Mayor Goes For Organic Farming

Dr. Frank de la Pena and Mayor Jun Evasco One municipal head who is really serious in propagating organic farming in his own town is Mayor Leoncio “Jun” Evasco of Maribojoc, Bohol. We met him at an organic agriculture presentation at the Natural Farming Institute in Panabo City last March […]

An Institute For Organic Farmers

DR. FRANK DE LA PENA JR. The ongoing trend is production of healthy foods, which means naturally-farmed food products that are not sprayed with chemical pesticides or meat products that are not laced with antibiotics.    The problem is that there are no well-established institutions where interested individuals can learn […]

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