Zambo bizman to attend Horti Asia 2012 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 08 May 2012 13:45

A Zamboangueño businessman is attending the Horti Asia 2012 from May 9 to 12 at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre in Bangkok, Thailand. 

The region’s participant is Mr. Ricardo A. Marmoleño who is the chairman of the Committee on Agriculture and Food Security of the Zamboanga City Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation, Inc. (ZCCCIFI)

Marmoleño said he wants to learn more technology              regarding plant propagation and culture then later on, the probability of propagating these in this city.

The topics to be discussed during the Horti Asia 2012 are seed breeding and improvement, planting and cultivation technology, storage, transport, cooling, packing, weighing, labeling, monitoring technologies and processing, green house equipment and technology, terminal, ports, warehouse facilities, auction,
wholesale markets, growers, producers, traders, and second range of products and shop fitting.

He stressed that agriculture and food production are my passion. In fact one of his businesses involves food which is a bakery.

Even before attending the said activity, he is actively involved in plant propagation and coconut intercropping in this city. — R.G. A A. Go