Last week, community members on Saipan participated in the Agroforestry Workshop hosted by the Northern Marianas College-Cooperative Research, Extension, and Education Services program. Participants were able to learn about the latest strategies (including hands-on activities) in planning and creating a food forest. Photo shows Aunty Shirley Kauhaihao, Dr. Craig Elevitch, and Mr. Neil Logan from Hawaii pose for a photo at the Agroforestry Workshop. (Photos by NMC-CREES)
NMC CREES horticulture scientist, Dr. Virendra Verma, talks about composting in an agroforest.
Neil Loga talking to participants of the Agroforestry Workshop.
Arnold Route, NMC- CREES Extension agent, tilling soil for participants to plant.
Dr. Craig Elevitch and Neil Logan talking about the stages of an agroforest
Participants working together to plant trees.
Participants working together to get the agroforest ready.
Participants planting a banana tree in the agroforest.
News under Press Release are official statements issued to Saipan Tribune giving information on a particular matter.
Disclaimer: Comments are moderated. They will not appear immediately or even on the same day. Comments should be related to the topic. Off-topic comments would be deleted. Profanities are not allowed. Comments that are potentially libelous, inflammatory, or slanderous would be deleted.