Probolinggo – PT Kutai Timber Indonesia conducted education on plant cultivation to students of SD (Elementary School) Kanigaran 3 Probolinggo in commemoration of International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer. The event was held on Saturday 17 September 2022 and attended by 30 students of SD Kanigaran 3 consisting of representatives from 4th, 5th and 6th grades. The activity was carried out at the Nursery of PT Kutai Timber Indonesia in Kedung Supit, Probolinggo Regency.
Mr. H.M Firdaus Dja'far as the Chief Executive Officer of PT KTI opened this activity with the hope that the younger generation makes environmental changes starting from themselves by planting trees.
Principal of SD Kanigaran 3 Probolinggo Mr. Mokhamad Anshori, S.Pd, added that this activity is very good for children because it can foster a sense of love for the environment and teaches the importance of planting trees for the Earth.
This series of activities began with showing videos about ozone, global warming, and the important role of trees for life on Earth. Then, it is continued with nursery practice in the laboratory and practice of planting seedlings in the garden. The students took part in this activity enthusiastically, considering that in the last 2 years students have been studying online from home.