Alternative Income

18upi3webIsidra Batitao shows some of the “sayaf” or traditional hat by the Tedurays in South Upi, Maguindanao on Wednesday (17 February 2016). Isidra and other women in their community are weaving “sayaf” and baskets to augment their income because of the drop in farm harvests due to the drought. They sell “sayaf” from P150 to P1,500 each depending on the quality. MindaNews photo by Toto Lozano