Tag: #N Blessing Farm
From the ground up: Establishing a thriving farm with no farming history and some tips on growing lettuce
In a mountainous barangay in Cebu City, N Blessing Farm, a 1.1-hectare integrated farm, can be found. Lettuce is grown as the farm’s main crop along with other vegetables, chili, root crops, and fruit-bearing trees.
What started as a home garden expanded to a small scale farm. The Bantilans initially grew crops like Carolina Reapers (Capsicum chinense) hydroponically and in pots. When their space started running out, they bought a bigger area that’s a 40-minute drive from home.