Pork ban continues in Iloilo

Pork ban continues in Iloilo

Hogs and pork products from Luzon and other areas tested positive for African swine fever (ASF) virus by the Department of Agriculture (DA) are still not permitted to enter the city after the Iloilo provincial government extended the ban “as long as the country is not...
NegOcc remains firm on pork ban amidst DILG’s order

NegOcc remains firm on pork ban amidst DILG’s order

The provincial government of Negros Occidental has remained strong in terms of its stand in imposing a total ban on pork from Luzon, countering the statement of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to stop the existing restrictions.“The...
Yap open to lifting ban on pork from Luzon

Yap open to lifting ban on pork from Luzon

Bohol Governor Arthur Yap Bohol Governor Arthur Yap says he is open to allow pork and pork products from Luzon to enter the province but with set conditions.Yap said he will only permit the influx of pork products from Luzon to Bohol as long as he received the...
Pork-sniffing dogs to help safeguard Cebu amid ASF scare

Pork-sniffing dogs to help safeguard Cebu amid ASF scare

Poochie, a Golden Retriever, shows his pork-sniffing capabilities by sitting beside a box containing pork meat during a demonstration at the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) headquarters in Pier 3, Cebu City on Thursday. (PNA photo) The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)...