Activity Report

A busy day for Mr. Kok Tra     Mushroom cultivation training

May 24, 2018

In the middle of May, farmer, Mr. Kok Tra who live in Bosampor village, Battambang Province, northwest of the Kingdom of Cambodia had spent a very busy day for receiving many visitors to his place.
The participants of Mushroom cultivation trainings which Good Earth Japan provide for farmers who live on the post mine field for their life improvement and for them to become independent had visited him to see his facilities and to listen his experience.
This time, over 80 farmers from villages of Anlongsvay, Andoung Neang and Boeng Sangke who received 9 sessions of trainings since February and have reached the final stage of the course, have visited a successful farmer with Mushroom cultivation within the same province.

Mr. Kok Tra himself was a participant of the same training course before and had studied hard with sprit of challenge, and had become one of the successful farmer with the cultivation in the area.

Farmers who attended have commented that the explanation of Mr. Kok Tra was very real and easy, and his facilities were very simple. They realized that it was not a dream but could be achieved by them accordingly.

Regarding Mr. Kok Tra’s activity, please refer to the article “Ambition of Mr. Kok Tra” dated March 2, 2017.
Ambition of Mr. Kok Tra

GEJ support farmers through the agriculture training, improving living environment, and improvement of infrastructure.
Mushroom cultivation Training is one of the most important trainings among other trainings like Rice growing, Chicken raise and home vegetable gardening.

Farmers have listened Mr. Kok Tra’s speech with his real experience very carefully

Farmers looked through the Vinyl houses for cultivation very eagerly

Inside of Vinyl house
Many Straw mushrooms (white color) were growing