South Jakarta Acting Mayor (Plt), Isnawa Adji inaugurated Pancoran Sub-district Grape Cultivation Center at Tiga Durian Child Friendly Integrated Public Space (RPTRA), on Jalan Simpang Tiga Kalibata RT 05/03, Duren Tiga Urban Village, Tuesday (10/12).
Hopefully it can be developed by empowering the community and utilizing vacant land to be productive
In his remarks, he said that grape cultivation is carried out through collaboration between farmer groups (Poktan), Karang Taruna, PKK cadres, and urban village and sub-district civil apparatuses as their efforts to build food security during COVID-19 pan demic.
"I appreciate the effort to make this RPTRA as grape cultivation center in Pancoran Sub-district," he stated.
According to him, grape cultivation center at RPTRA Tiga Durian will not only improving people's economy, but it can be also used as facility to educate the public about grape cultivation.
"Hopefully it can be developed by empowering the community and utilizing vacant land to be productive," he conveyed.
For information, this RPTRA has cultivated 300 grapes with different variants, such as Jupiter, Ninel, Akademik Avidzba, Transfiguration, and Dixon. This activity has been carried out since two months ago.