1 week Soldiers learn urban farming amid lockdown Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines---Soldiers stationed inside Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City were introduced to urban gardening while Metro Manila is on lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Armed Forces of the Philippines paired up with the Department of Agriculture to conduct a day-long introductory seminar about the benefits of urban gardening to the soldiers and their dependents who are living inside the General Headquarters. Robert Blanco of the Bureau of Plant Industry conducted the seminar as part of the initiative "Ahon Lahat, Paging Sapat Kontra COVID-19," which was launched on April 28, with the aim of educating about the benefits of ... more