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WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE

Rebecca V. Barbusa:
a farmer for all seasons

April 2002


 

At first, it was only to temporarily manage the family-owned farm, but she could not resist the lure of farming and of its corresponding joys and pains and of making it in a male-dominated world.  In three decades, her farm-based life has been spiced with happy marriage, productive motherhood, progressive profession as pharmacist, active religious-civic life and most of all, an inspiring leadership in the farming community of Hilongos, Leyte and Region VIII.

 

 

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