PLDT, Smart’s tech-enabled sustainable farming yields jobs, higher incomes in Occidental Mindoro

PLDT, Smart Communications, Inc., with Farmvocacy, provided rice growers with information on how to sustainably grow their crops and utilize their inputs that can help maximize their farming yield. Through #FarmSmart Farm, partner farmers were able to harvest 30% more during the first cropping cycle.

This will also provide the farmers with sure and direct access to market. PLDT, Smart, and Farmvocacy will avail the produce at a price 35% higher than the usual buying rate in the community.

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