The program provides nutritious food for the prison system which has numerous untold benefits in terms of inmate health and their ability to work, educate and rehabilitate themselves.
Farming provides rehabilitation and therapy through working with and caring for plants and animals. The evidence on the positive impact working with plants, goats, sheep, horses, cows and other living creatures, is growing exponentially at present. Based on this, prison should work on establishing and expanding their horticultural and animal therapy programs.
The prison farms if supported and well utilized will reduce immensely government expenditure on feeding of the inmates.