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I KNEW it was a matter of time when the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental would warn farmers against Fall Armyworm (Faw) that attacks rice, corn, soybeans, sugarcane and some other plants and vegetables.Recently, SunStar Bacolod reported that Governor Eugenio ...
From 148 days ago
Sanchez: Transport modernization
TODAY, the country will face a transport strike. The industry will be squaring off against the government’s Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program (PUVMP).As early as 2017, the Department of Transportation announced the goal of making the country’s public transportation system ...
From 151 days ago
Sanchez: Worsening situation
THE good thing is that the global citizens, especially the youth, are n longer confronted with arcane theories of climate change. Or grapple with abstractions.Many Filipinos know it, even experienced it. The best way to enhance our learning curve is ...
From 153 days ago
Sanchez: Climate emergency
THANK God the political atmosphere is nowhere as toxic in the Philippines as it is in the USA or Brazil where political leaders are still in denial on climate change.As far as I can tell from social media pro and ...
From 154 days ago
Sanchez: Forewarned is forearmed
IT HAS been said that pork is bad for one's health. At my favorite restaurant, the manager asked me why I choose pork barbecue over chicken.It seems the internet is a mother lode of information debunking urban fairy tales. One ...
From 156 days ago
Sanchez: World Act
IT USED to be like voices in the wilderness. The first time I heard of climate change was in the 1990s. I attended scientific conferences for NGOs in the province or in Manila, and in international conferences. Scientist resource persons ...
From 157 days ago
Sanchez: Sidewalk vending
LET us see how the vice mayor executes City Council Ordinance (CO) 183, Series of 1980, or an ordinance providing for the disposition of kiosks and stalls constructed around the Central Public Market. It was signed by Mayor Evelio Leonardia ...
From 160 days ago
Sanchez: Front seat of the organic movement
I AM happy to see new faces in the organic agricultural movement. And the old faces taking the back seat.In the early years of this decade, I became vice president of the Organik na Negros! Organic Producers and Retailers Association ...
From 161 days ago
Sanchez: Beyond the sweet tooth
EVERY time the province of Negros Occidental is mentioned, one essential product comes to mind: sugar. With almost half of the country’s sugar production coming from this place, there is a reason for the cliché about Negros Occidental being a ...
From 163 days ago
Sanchez: A call for mediators
IT HAS been 15 years since I became a court-annexed mediator. That means I’m an officer of the court.I’m not a lawyer, not a warrior nor a gladiator out to cream my opponent in court. I’m a peacemaker, a reconciler. ...
From 165 days ago