Provincial government officials and employees harvest the vegetables at the Provincial Capitol rooftop, specifically at the viewing deck of Board Member Valentine Serag's office, on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Vice Gov. Christine Garin led the inauguration of the urban garden which was initiated by Serag, being the chairman of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan committee on agriculture, in coordination with the Provincial Agriculture Office.
Action for Re-greening and Transformation
Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. thanks the participants who joined the 17th Pyesta sang Kakahuyan during a brief program prior to the tree-planting activity last Saturday, October 8, 2016. About 8,000 forest and fruit trees were planted by more than 1,500 volunteers at the Maasin Watershed Area during the activity.
Thousands of volunteers who joined the 16th Pyesta sa Kakahuyan cross the river in Brgy. Baja, Maasin, Iloilo to plant trees in the designated planting areas on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2015. Pyesta sa Kakahuyan is a tree-planting activity started by Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. in a bid to reforest the province.