9 They improve the atmosphere of a place by giving a feeling of freshness and

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9. They improve the atmosphere of a place by giving a feeling of freshness and coolness as they reduce temperature. 10. They prevent river and lake sedimentation. Have you observed a river bank that is lined endlessly with full-grown trees? These trees help hold the water in the lake and river and keep it there.This prevents the lake and river from drying up.11. They prevent floods. Floods occur when water from rain rushes in causing soil erosion. However, if there are trees to serve as barriers and the roots to hold the water, flood will not occur.
Trees and Fruit-bearing trees that one can plant.Some of the common trees planted in both rural and urban areas are the following:1. Narra9. Alibangbang2.Yakal 10. Banaba3.Apitong 11. Pine Tree4.Acacia12. Indian Tree5.Ipil-Ipil13. Fire Tree6.Palm Tree14. Molave7.Rubber Tree15. Mahogany8.Bamboo Tree
Some of the common fruit-bearing trees are the following:1.Duhat14. Rambutan2.Mango15. Lychee3.Santol16. Guava4. Coconut17. Aratiles5.Orange/Dalandan18. Camachile6.Pomelo 19. Mangosteen7.Atis20. Durian8.Langka21. Pili9.Chico22. Cashew10.Banana23. Star Apple11.Avocado24. Guyabano12.Longan25. Balimbing13.Cacao
Successful orchard growers in the PhilippinesIf you get to know the success stories of our country’s top orchard growers, you would never imagine how they got to where they are now. Their hard work, determination, and will to succeed is truly worth emulating. Below are three of our successful orchard growers:Editha Aguinaldo Dacuycuy- ManangEdithaventured into the dragon fruit business when she was told how the fruit can help relieve constipation problems –a condition common to cerebral palsy patients. Her daughter, Kate, was suffering from this ailment. Selling at Php 450.00 per kilo, dragon fruit was too expensive for Editha, so she decided to raise her own fruits in their backyard. From a small plot, they now own a 10-hectare property. Dubbed as

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