Farmers advised to prepare for El Niño, plant short duration crops

In anticipation of the El Niño, the Cebu Provincial Government advised farmers to focus on planting short duration crops that can withstand the dry spell, said Provincial Agriculturist Roldan Saragena. Saragena cited pechay, kangkong, and lettuce as recommended short-term crops to be planted this summer. He also said that planting camote is advisable because it continue reading : Farmers advised to prepare for El Niño, plant short duration crops