SUBANG. (27/3), Nanang is a member of RZ Farmer Community from Cikubang Residence, Pusakmulya Village, Purwakarta. He has joined in RZ Farmer Community for 5 months. During this time, to improve his livestock and plantation, he is supervised and mentored by Asep Dedi, a senior farmer in Cikubang Residence.
To develop his business, Nanang utilizes farming integrated method between livestock and plant. Farming integrated method is utilizing dung for fertilizer of plant and use plant’s leafs for feeding livestock. Through this pattern, Nanang could reduce the maintenance cost of his livestock and plant and also increase his monthly income.
“He used to throw away sheep dung and clover leaf. However, after the training now he understand how to utilize those things in integrated manner,” Asep Dedi said. ***