Seedling Bowl of the Nation

Talisay, Batangas is dubbed the “Seedling Bowl of the Nation” as it produces 80 to 85% of seedlings and saplings in the Philippines.

To celebrate this amazing feat, the Talisay LGU drummed up the PunLAD Festival. Punlad is a portmanteau of the phrase punla sa pag-unlad (seed for prosperity).Locals of Talisay take pride in their products and continue to innovate their methods to serve the Filipinos and contribute to the town’s development and prosperity.