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The Hagahag Farm is certainly a pride of Goa and the whole province of Camarines Sur when it comes to organic farming. Owned by a sexagenarian, Mang Edilberto Abad, his age and the remoteness of the farm did not deter him to develop his 2.5 hectare upland farm into an organic showcase. His upland farm in barangay San Pedro is a 6 kilometers trek from the main road of Goa, along a narrow unpaved, rocky bypassed road accessible only to carabao-drawn carts or “door-to-door” motorcycle.
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The Provincial Government of Albay in partnership with the Department of Agriculture Bicol launched the Albay Based Food Production Program (AFBFPP) on March 8, 2017 at the Albay Astrodome this province. With the theme ”Mahal ko ang Pamilya ko, kaya Go Organic ako” ,the activity aimed to provide sustainable, healthy food for every family particularly in Albay through the establishment of organic vegetable gardens in every barangay and the creation of a pool of well-trained coordinators for bio Intensive gardening who will monitor the said organic gardens. A search for outstanding community vegetable garden will be conducted later.