And God said, “Behold, I have given you every plant yielding seed that is on the face of all the earth, and every tree with seed in its fruit. You shall have them for food.
The Board of Gawad Metronian Educational Foundation Inc (GMEFI) realizes the benefits of urban farming and so they made a way to get in touch with the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) under the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR).
Meeting was made possible last August 27. GMEFI was represented by Board President, Dr. Evelyne M. Dominguez and Board Member Ms Myrna Medina. MMC was represented by Dean Dana Tebia, Dean of Graduate Studies and Mr. Rolando Abellonar , National Service Training Program (NSTP) Coordinator with Ms. Sherrie Dreje from ATI.
After the said meeting, a seminar was scheduled last September 5 and was attended by selected NSTP students, Department heads and parents of GMEFI. The participants were taught proper way and importance of urban farming.