DENR-NCR to hold ‘Community PanTREE’ this week

DENR-NCR to hold ‘Community PanTREE’ this week

By Ma. Alaine P. Allanigue

Photos of DENR-NCR’s community pan-tree (DENR-NCR/Facebook)

QUEZON CITY, May 3 (PIA) — The Department of the Environment and Natural Resources National Capital Region (DENR-NCR) will resume this week its version of community bayanihan dubbed, ‘Community PanTREE’.

In a Facebook post, the DENR NCR said its version of the ‘Community PanTREE’ will be held onTuesday and Thursday, May 4 and 6, 2021, between 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the DENR-NCR Technical Services compound, North Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City.

Each recipient is allowed to bring home a maximum of five (5) fruit-bearing tree seedlings and 10 vegetable seedlings (courtesy of the Bureau of Plant Industry), subject to available stocks.

The public is also advised to bring their own pots for the seedlings.

Likewise, the public is strongly advised to observe safety and health protocols such as wearing of face masks and face shields, and maintaining physical distancing during the activity. (PIA NCR)