The Seedbank and Research Division (SRD) of the Davao City Agriculturist’s Office at Malagos, Baguio District has distributed a total of 7,776 assorted fruit tree seedlings to 477 clients from January to April, 2022.
SRD also supports tree planting activities like the Davao City Planning and Development Office’s week-long activity where fruit tree seedlings were given to mall-goers who attended the “Earth Day 2022 Exhibit” at SM City, Davao on April 22-28, 2022; and Tree Planting Activity of the LGBTQ at Purok Panimbay, Brgy. Paquibato Proper, Paquibato District on April 30, 2022.
Fruit trees do not only provide fruits but also medicinal products and livestock fodder, as well as fuel wood and timber at the end of their productive lives. It also provides a number of environmental services, enhances biodiversity and strengthen resilience against effects of adverse weather conditions, poor soils and pests.
SRD provides fruit tree seedlings to clients who visit the office at Malagos Nursery, Baguio District from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Mondays to Fridays!