Mario Dela Pasion grows his super sweet corn named Bright Jean in a spot that receives plenty of sunshine in his 3,000-sq.m. land at the back of his house on soil enriched with a lot of well-rotted organic matter such as compost. Being a husband, a father, and a farmer is what he’s good at, but what inspires him the most is the support that he gets from his wife, two children, and one grandchild. It was from his passion (coming from his surname) that led him to grow sweet corn despite the lack of helpers in their neighborhood. He worked, plowed, layout, plats, and water his crops all by himself.
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