Batch 207 of Kabalikat sa Kabuhayan Farmers Training Program held their graduation at SM City Taytay last September 13, 2019. More than 100 farmers and aspiring farmers joined the 12-week program where they were taught techniques on backyard and small-scale planting. 

photo credit: Caccie Diaz-Coronel

The training of the 103 participants from different municipalities in Rizal and nearby areas started  June 14, 2019 at Sulit Farm in San Juan, Taytay, Rizal. 

photo credit: Caccie Diaz-Coronel

During the 12-week program, they underwent comprehensive technical and hands-on training to ensure that they are equipped with the skills and knowledge to uplift their livelihood. 

photo credit: Caccie Diaz-Coronel

The farmers proudly showcased the fruits of their labor at the Harvest Festival held a day before their graduation.

The Kabalikat sa Kabuhayan Farmers’ Training Program was launched in 2007 by SM Foundation and has been helping the farmers from different rural communities in producing good quality and  high value crops.