Come along and book this tour for a real life farmville experience in Felicidad Orchard and Garden Organics, the newest tourist attraction perfect for every nature lover.
Nestled in Brgy. Katangawan, General Santos City is the first agri-tourism farm in Region 12 accredited by the Department of Tourism. The 2-hectare farm stretch of Felicidad Orchard has amenities for both educational tours or simple relaxation.
Since the farm is also identified as a School for Practical Agriculture of ATI in the said region, you can find a diversified range of agricultural production from wide array of fruit bearing trees, vegetables, herbs, ornamental plants, and organic rice to livestock such as pigs, chicken, and ducks.
Another highlight of the farm is that it is the prime mover of vermiculture industry in Mindanao which means that they produce quality crops that are grown organically. During the tour you can have a chance to plant organic rice and witness the actual process of vermicomposting. Head next to different farm sites of orchards, herbs, and vegetables.
Next, indulge in a farm to table experience with delicious meals made from freshly farm-grown ingredients. Replenish your energy with your stay to their homey accommodation.
Felicidad Orchard and Garden Organics is owned by multi-awarded Filipino inventor James Reamon, who started the farm after his retirement as a pilot. From flying to farming, James Reamon soared high in his new career with award winning inventions. He was awarded as the Inventor of the Year by the National Science and Technology in 1995.
Your farm tour will give you a chance to view some of his award-winning inventions including aerodynamically-designed Gizelle Windmill, Rex Compost Tea Brewer, Rex Multi-task Vehicle, Jimbo Ventilation System, Aerodynamic Telescopic Sail, and Jimbo Vent.