PRO 1 official warns public on use of firecrackers

LAOAG CITY — Outstanding performers in the agriculture and fisheries sectors were recognized by the provincial government at the Capitol auditorium on Tuesday. Wearing traditional Barong Tagalog and Filipiniana attire, around 25 food producers and agriculture partners received their award as “Gawad Saka outstanding achievers in agriculture and fisheries” for the years 2016 and 2017 … Read More

Fisheries expert blasts malpractices, regulations snagging aquaculture

DAGUPAN CITY — One of the country’s experts in aquaculture and fisheries describes the current state of aquaculture industry in the country as “dismal” on account of the continuously declining production of various species of fish. Dr. Wilfredo Yap, who in his younger days conceptualized the establishment of mariculture parks to boost fish production, told … Read More

Duterte assured: Pangasinan to be declared drug-free by year-end

SUAL, Pangasinan — Governor Amado Espino III assured President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday that the province of Pangasinan will be drug-free before the year ends. Speaking during the ceremonial send off at Sual Wharf on Wednesday of the five Vietnamese fishermen apprehended for poaching within Philippine waters last September 23, Governor Espino expressed confidence that … Read More