PLDT, Good fulfill digital coaching dedication to Benguet farmers post-earthquake

PLDT and Good Communications Inc. (Good), in partnership with the Benguet Agri Pinoy Buying and selling Middle (BAPTC), carried on with the scheduled Digital Farmers Program (DFP) in La Trinidad, Benguet the day after the magnitude 7.0 earthquake hit North Luzon.

Launched in 2019, DFP is a digital literacy coaching program developed by PLDT and Good with the Division of Agriculture–Agricultural Coaching Institute to assist improve the livelihood alternatives out there to farming communities by introducing them to digital instruments and cellular applied sciences.

“PLDT and Good purpose to enhance the livelihood of our native farmers by technology-driven packages and options such because the DFP. We additionally wish to empower and encourage them to study new expertise utilizing cellular expertise in agriculture,” mentioned Kristine Joyce Magadia, stakeholder administration lead for Livelihood and Meals Safety at PLDT and Good.

BAPTC is likely one of the nation’s largest vegetable and fruit buying and selling amenities, the place farmers from the Cordillera Administrative Area usually drop and promote their produce at reasonably priced costs.

PLDT and Good performed the DFP coaching session a day after final week’s earthquake which struck North Luzon. Regardless of the calamity simply the day earlier than, La Trinidad farmers who have been invited by BAPTC to attend the DFP coaching stayed dedicated to study and confirmed up.

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A complete of 120 farmers, merchants and BAPTC representatives participated and eagerly realized in regards to the fundamentals of Social Media Advertising and marketing, Fb Market, Web Security and Cellular Banking (Maya).

Other than the training modules, PLDT, Good and BAPTC additionally performed enjoyable video games the place attendees gained prizes, turning out to be a great way to uplift the spirits of the members after experiencing a powerful earthquake within the space.

To know extra about DFP and the best way to companion with PLDT and Good, go to FarmSmartPH on Fb.

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