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Gubernatorial candidate wants more cockfights

November 21, 2012


IF elected this gubernatorial candidate wants to improve existing cockpits and develop some more around the province of Cebu. “Dili angay ikauwaw nako nga mosulti nga palambuon ang sabung o mga buwangan kay kini tradisyon sa mga Pilipino, dili na ta Pilipino og ato ning tangtangon,” said Boyet Cortes. (I’m not ashamed of this plan. […]

Organic farming meet in Cebu to tackle new trends, practices

October 28, 2012


Farmers, producers, suppliers of organic produce, and representatives from the agriculture sector across the country will gather to learn new trends in organic farming next month. The 2012 National Organic Agriculture Convention in Mandaue City “is an opportunity to find out about global trends,”said Asst. Secretary Salvador Salacup of the Department of Agriculture (DA). “We […]

Prices of flowers start to go up

October 24, 2012


October 24, 2012 By Fe Marie D. Dumaboc, Correspondent     A WEEK before the All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day, prices of flowers sold outside Mandaue City have started to rise. Vendors at the St. Joseph Parish Roman Catholic Cemetery said suppliers have already started increasing their prices. Gina Bangki, a flower vendor […]