GROBOGAN. Rumah Zakat through the Empowered Facilitator in cooperation with Yayasan Masyarakat Ternak Nusantara (MTN) formed a group of Mukti Makmur Farmers Group in Berdaya Village, Sendangharjo, Karangrayung, Grobogan.
Rumah Zakat’s Facilitator for Sendangharjo, Jumadi said that this program is one of new breakthrough in creating prosperity of society through vegetable gardening. So far, people only cultivate Palawija corps when the crops is abundance, the buying price from brokers is cheap. So on this condition Jumadi invites people to farm vegetables to be more profitable by exploiting the available potential.
“This program is expected to foster the spirit of the members of the farmer group to be serious in managing the available opportunities. In addition, this program can make a good start to create the economic welfare of the community with the relay system, the sale will be set aside so that the next period can increase the number of beneficiaries ” Jumadi explained.
Right on Wednesday (02/11), the initial initiation for this program started with the procurement of thousands of chili seeds ready for sowing, then the farmers will prepare the land and wait for heavy rain and the seeds can immediately plant in each farmer members’ land.
“We are very grateful, Rumah Zakat and MTN are willing to help us the villagers to form this group through Jumadi as the Rumah Zakat facilitator, hopefully this will be a merits and at the same time to prosper the small people like us,” Said Jasmo, a member of the farmer group.
Newsroom/ Lailatul Istikhomah