Rawa Bebek Flat Residents Get Urban Farming Education

Reporter : Adriana Megawati | Editor : Nugroho Adibrata | November 16, 2018 11:38 AM | Hits 249
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Jakarta Maritime, Agriculture and Food Security (KPKP) Dept. shares education about urban farming program development towards the residents of Rawa Bebek Flat Tower, East Jakarta. 

" We encourage them to start a healthy lifestyle by consuming healthy and nutritious agricultural products"

Jakarta KPKP Dept.'s Urban Farming Section Head, Taufik Yulianto stated that his dept. education is shared to 100 flat residents on how to use space to grow urban farming.

"We encourage them to start a healthy lifestyle by consuming healthy and nutritious agricultural products," he expressed, Thursday (11/15).

Besides providing education, he also planted productive crops such as avocado, star fruit, duku, gandaria, kecapi, mango and menteng in the flat.

"We also give two hydroponic shelving units for them. Hopefully this activity will bring benefits," he told.

In the meantime, Rawa Bebek Flat Management Unit Head, Nuri Sawitri hoped that 280 crops planted could be treated as well as possible.

"Of course they will enjoy the harvest results later. In addition, the environment can be green and healthy," he stated.