Watershed Management Department of the National Power Corporation (NPC) conducted regular monitoring of the Pandan Weaving and Handicraft Making Project and attended the monthly meeting of Sitio Patula Farmers Association (SPFA) – one of the beneficiaries of Community Development Projects of CLWAT.
The purpose of the meeting is to determine the status of the livelihood project and status of the association. Also, to provide technical assistance on the Pandan Weaving and Handicraft Making Project of the CLWAT.
Various vegetable seeds from the Municipal Agriculturists Office of Cavinti, Laguna were given to SPFA for the establishment of vegetable garden. During the regular monitoring, CLWAT field personnel provided assistance to all SPFA members during the conduct of site preparation of their garden. Thereafter, various vegetable seeds were distributed to SPFA members to start seed pre-germination in their backyards. And as agreement during the meeting, on October 19, 2019, all members through the assistance of CLWAT field personnel will conduct house to house visit and monitoring of their gardens.
The Cash-for-Work Program of LGU-Cavinti through Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) that was awarded to the SPFA will start on the second half of October 2019. Members of the association will prepare a farm lot for the said program to establish a vegetable farm.