CILEGON. One of the empowerment programs initiated by Rumah Zakat is Urban Farming Group. Facilitator of Rumah Zakat Cilegon organizes Urban Farming Mentoring on vegetable planting through Hydroponics on Residents of Ramanuju RW 09 and RW 11 Citangkil on Tuesday (21/11).
The event was hosted by Humaedi, an environmental empowerment facilitator in the Kampung Berseri program by conducting a hydroponic training mentoring by providing a Hydroponics Guide Module. The training was delivered by Mr. Ujang, one of the mentors provided training on planting Hydroponics system from material discussion as well as direct practice to the Beneficiaries.
The Beneficiaries were very pleased with the existence of these gardens as well as adding knowledge about the hydroponics system, because they can consume fresh vegetables. “Alhamdulillah the hydroponic training of Urban Farming group we become more productive. And most importantly, we can consume healthy foods, such as vegetables,” said Satriyah, one of Urban Farming members.
Urban Farming of Rumah Zakat belongs to this group consists of 15 beneficiaries located in Ramanuju RW 09 Citangkil Ramanuju residentsn that owned farm land in combination with the plant Hydroponics system. Urban Farming activities are very helpful local residents.
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