Your hands’ work feed us,
Tiller of the sacred land.
May we serve with you?
It’s always a privilege to be visited by our farming partners. To pray together. To eat together. To learn together. To share our struggles for justice and peace. To share our lives with each other. To share resources. To listen to each other.
We conducted a 2-day coffee production training, dubbed as From Crop to Cup, which is framed in Peace and Reconciliation principles and practices.
The content of this training program includes the following:
- Climatic Requirement
- Land and Soil Requirement
- Coffee Varieties
- Sources of seeds
- Nursery Site
- Seed requirement
- Preparation of seeds
- Germination bed
- Raising and caring for the seedlings
PLANTING AREA PREPARATION
- Staking and holing
- Age of seedlings
PLANTATION MAINTENANCE AND PROTECTION
SHADING, MULCHING AND COVER CROPPING
These particular group are from the Paquibato District, Davao City. Great thanks to the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the City Government of Davao for their partnership.