Agrituner, Bandung. On Sunday (29/8) at the Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Orphanage in Bandung, an online training for GENTRA (Generasi Cinta Agriculture) activities was held with the topic “Urban Agriculture Landscape”.

In this year’s GENTRA activity, Agrituner raised the theme “Urban Agriculture Landscape”. This time the Agrituner invites and educates the younger siblings from the Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Orphanage Bandung about one of the solutions and ways to achieve food independence, namely Urban Farming. It is hoped that later the children in the orphanage will be able to apply and understand healthy and environmentally-based agricultural practices in urban areas that are good for climate change.

This time, GENTRA 2021 held by online at the Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Bandung Orphanage, which is located on Jl. Nilem no. 9 and Jl. Tiger No. 22, Bandung by complying with the health protocols that have been set. This activity was made possible thanks to the support and donations from donors over the last 6 months. The first activity was opened with remarks from Mr. Momon and Mr. Burhanuddin as representatives of the Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Bandung Orphanage. Furthermore, the Agrituner and the orphanage children played educational games as a warm-up before the main event started. Then the next activity was filled with giving material about Getting to know about Urban Farming. by speaker Syifa Al Mani. Then proceed with a case study of the obstacles or problems faced by the orphanage siblings when farming with urban farming at the orphanage location. The case study was guided by speaker Khairunnisa Ainun with Crop Production material.

Furthermore, the orphanage children were given the opportunity to practice the material that had been presented. The practice is carried out by simulating farming and landscaping using the Vegplotter platform. The simulation was guided by speaker Harlino Nandha Prayudha. After giving an example from the simulation, the orphanage children were given a challenge per group to design their own garden. The winner of the best garden design challenge was given a prize by the Agrituner committee in the form of training and learning opportunities at the Agrituner Studio. The activity was closed with the distribution of gifts to the orphans who were active during the activity and the delivery of inventory in the form of hydroponic sets to the Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Bandung Orphanage. Through this event, orphanages can apply and understand healthy and environmentally-based urban farming practices in cities that are good for climate change. Hopefully this spirit can inspire the younger generation to play a role in environmental-based agricultural activities as an effort to deal with climate change.


Agrituner, Bandung. Hari Minggu (29/8) di Panti Asuhan Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Bandung, telah diadakan pelatihan online kegiatan GENTRA (Generasi Cinta Pertanian) dengan topik “Urban Agriculture Landscape”.

Pada kegiatan GENTRA tahun ini, Agrituner mengangkat tema “Urban Agriculture Landscape”. Kali ini Agrituner mengajak dan memberi edukasi kepada adik-adik dari Panti Asuhan Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah tentang salah satu solusi dan cara untuk menuju kemandirian pangan, yaitu dengan Urban Farming. Dengan harapan nantinya adik-adik di panti asuhan dapat menerapkan dan paham dengan praktik pertanian yang sehat dan berbasis lingkungan di perkotaan yang baik untuk perubahan iklim.

GENTRA 2021 kali ini diselenggarakan secara daring di Panti Asuhan Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Bandung yang berlokasi di Jl. Nilem no. 9 dan Jl. Macan No. 22, Bandung dengan menaati protokol kesehatan yang sudah ditetapkan. Kegiatan ini dapat terlaksana berkat dukungan dan donasi dari para donatur selama 6 bulan terakhir.

Kegiatan pertama dibuka dengan pemberian sambutan dari Bapak Momon dan Bapak Burhanuddin selaku perwakilan dari Panti Asuhan Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Bandung. Selanjutnya, Agrituner dan adik-adik panti asuhan bermain games edukasi sebagai pemanasan sebelum acara inti dimulai. Kemudian kegiatan selanjutnya diisi dengan pemberian materi tentang Getting to know about Urban Farming. oleh speaker Syifa Al Mani. Kemudian dilanjutkan dengan studi kasus dari kendala atau masalah yang dihadapi adik-adik panti asuhan saat bercocok tanam dengan urban farming di lokasi panti asuhan. Studi kasus dibimbing oleh speaker Khairunnisa Ainun dengan materi  Crop Production.

Selanjutnya, adik-adik panti diberikan kesempatan untuk mempraktikkan materi yang sudah disampaikan. Praktik dilakukan dengan simulasi bercocok tanam dan landscaping menggunakan platform Vegplotter. Simulasi tersebut dibimbing oleh speaker Harlino Nandha Prayudha. Setelah pemberian contoh dari simulasi tersebut, adik-adik panti asuhan diberi challenge per kelompok untuk merancang kebunnya masing-masing. Pemenang dari challenge desain kebun terbaik tersebut diberikan hadiah oleh panitia Agrituner berupa pelatihan dan kesempatan belajar di Agrituner Studio. Kegiatan ditutup dengan penyerahan hadiah kepada adik-adik panti asuhan yang aktif saat kegiatan dan penyerahan inventaris berupa set hidroponik kepada Panti Asuhan Taman Harapan Muhammadiyah Bandung. Melalui acara ini, adik-adik panti asuhan dapat menerapkan dan paham dengan praktik urban farming yang sehat dan berbasis lingkungan di perkotaan yang baik untuk perubahan iklim. Semoga semangat ini bisa lebih menginspirasi lebih luas generasi muda untuk berperan dalam kegiatan pertanian yang berbasis lingkungan sebagai upaya dalam menghadapi perubahan iklim.

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