P4.6-MILLION LOSS: El Niño scorches livestock, poultry in Negros Occ.

By: Glazyl Y. Masculino BACOLOD City – The livestock and poultry industry of Negros Occidental suffered losses amounting to P4.6 million due to the prevailing effects of El Niño phenomenon. The poultry sector, particularly broiler chickens, incurred the biggest losses amounting to P1.489 million, based on the report of the Provincial Veterinary Office (PVO). The […]

SECOND TIME’S A CHARM: Can Treñas admin 2.0 finally solve public market woes?

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo ONE of the pressing issues that the incoming administration of Iloilo City mayor-elect and lone district Rep. Jerry Treñas will again face are the dilapidated public markets and alleged corrupt management. Outgoing Mayor Jose Espinosa III said that it’s up to his brother-in-law to respond to the pressing issues and concerns […]

Officials to examine ‘oil spill’ in Arevalo

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo ILOILO CITY Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office head Donna Magno said they will seek the help of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and oil companies in examining the alleged oil spill in Barangay Sto. Niño Sur, Arevalo on Saturday. “Ipa-check kag ipaexamine naton ang sample sa DOST and sa mga oil companies para mabal-an naton if oil spill gidman […]