More funds needed for organic agri research

More funds should be allocated for research on organic agriculture, according to the chairman of a local farmers’ organization. JobyArandela, chairman of Zarraga Integrated Diversified Organic Farmers Association (ZIDOFA), said the government should provide more funds to strengthen and widen studies on organic farming and that priority should be placed in shifting more research on agro-ecological methods of farming. He …

Visited Brgy Talibong, Zarraga, Iloilo City

Zarraga Integrated Diversified Organic Farmers Association(ZIDOFA) who practices the method of System of Rice Intensification(SRI) with Rufino Gonzales, Salvio Makinano, Joel Laud, and the members of ZIDOFA.