Farmers from Batangas will be given the chance to learn advanced agricultural technologies through a partnership program between the Batangas provincial government and a South Korean city.
The 2018 Seasonal Guest Trainee Program, is a joint initiative of the Batangas provincial government and the Chuncheon city government.
Under the program, around 100 farmers from nine municipalities of Batangas will be sent to Chuncheon City in April.
The municipalities include Mataas na Kahoy, Malvar, Sto. Tomas, Taysan, Rosario, San Pascual, San Luis, Balete, and Lipa City.
The training will last for 90 days or three months, during which the farmers will learn about responsible farming techniques, harvesting, and packaging of agricultural products.