Negros Occidental Gov. Bong Lacson and Vice Governor Jeffrey Ferrer led in the launching of the provincial government’s various veterinary projects in Brgys. Lag-asan and Poblacion, Bago City, today.
Among the projects were the free-range chicken multiplier farm, and carabao and goat dairy, which are joint projects of the Provincial Government and Bago City government.
The top officials also visited the cattle abattoir with cold storage facility, and swine artificial insemination center and laboratory.
A meat shop equipment was also turned over to the Bago City Hog Raisers Association; the identified beneficiaries were also given breeder piglets for livelihood; and a check worth P1.5 Million were turned over to AHRANO and its members associations, for the swine fattening project.
Also present in the activity were Board Member Andrew Montelibano, chairman of the SP Committee on Agriculture, Fourth District Board Members Victor Javellana and Jose Benito Alonso, and Bago City Mayor Nicholas Yulo, and other local officials.