This Self-Learning Module (SLM) is prepared so that you, our dear learners, can continue your studies and learn while at home. Activities, questions, directions, exercises, and discussions are carefully stated for you to understand each lesson.
Each SLM is composed of different parts. Each part shall guide you step-by-step as you discover and understand the lesson prepared for you.
Pre-tests are provided to measure your prior knowledge on lessons in each SLM. This will tell you if you need to proceed on completing this module or if you need to ask your facilitator or your teacher’s assistance for better understanding of the lesson. At the end of each module, you need to answer the post-test to self-check your learning. Answer keys are provided for each activity and test. We trust that you will be honest in using these.
Please use this module with care. Do not put unnecessary marks on any part of this SLM. Use a separate sheet of paper in answering the exercises and tests. And read the instructions carefully before performing each task.
If you have any questions in using this SLM or any difficulty in answering the tasks in this module, do not hesitate to consult your teacher or facilitator.
Planting and propagating trees and fruit-bearing trees is a source of livelihood and additional income for daily needs of many Filipino families nowadays. Fruit-bearing trees can also be planted in your backyard, but it depends on several factors: the space in your backyard, the kind of soil, and the type of climate in your own community.
This module will teach you the importance of planting and propagating trees and fruit-bearing trees and marketing seedlings.
After going through this module, you are expected to:
1. Discuss the importance of planting and propagating trees and fruit bearing trees and marketing seedlings.
1.1 Explain the benefits derived from planting trees and fruit-bearing trees.
1.2 Identify ways in marketing seedlings.