Farmer hacks, kills neighbor in Ayungon town in NegOr

Benjie B. Talisic 03/26/2018

A farmer was hacked and killed his neighbor, a laborer, at past 4 p.m. on Monday in Ayungon town in Negros Oriental. Jungie Emang of Barangay Tibyawan died after he was hacked several times by his neighbor,…

No remorse in killing drug suspect, farmer says

Ador Vincent Mayol 03/26/2018

He barely survived a random shooting eight years ago and to this day, the attack fueled Roland Arita’s hatred of criminals. “Suko gyud ko sa dautan nga mga tawo. (I am really mad at evil persons),” he…

Farmer allegedly molested his ‘step-granddaughter’

Benjie B. Talisic 03/05/2018

A 58-year-old farmer was arrested on Sunday afternoon after he was complained of molesting a 14-year-old girl in Jagna town, Bohol. Police Officer 2 Jonalyn Llimit of the town’s Women and Children’s Protection Desk (WCPD) revealed that…

Farmer dead; attacked by own carabao

Rene Alima 02/09/2018

A 47-year-old farmer died on Thursday night after he was horned by his own carabao in Barangay Tubod, Barili town, Cebu, approximately 58 kilometers from Cebu City. The farmer, Rene Boy Umlay, sustained a severe injury in…

Farmer hacked in Balamban

Winston P. Ensomo 09/30/2017

AN elderly farmer landed in a hospital after a heated confrontation with a drunken man at Sitio Proper Barangay Cantuod in Balamban town, Cebu. Chief Insp. Janette Rafter, Balamban police chief, identified the 68-year-old victim as Rogelio…

Farmer found dead in Compostela cornfield

Rene F. Alima, Winston Ensomo 08/05/2017

A 58-year old farmer was found dead with gunshot wounds riddled all over his remains in a cornfield in Compostela town, northern Cebu Friday morning. Eleuterio Dapat, Sr., reportedly went out of his house in Sitio Tabok,…

From Farmer-Scientist Training Program

PR 04/09/2017

Capitol launches fishermen scientist training program Following the success of the Farmer-Scientist Training Program (FSTP), the Cebu provincial government launched its first ever Fishermen Scientist RDE Training Program (FishSTP) in Barangay Taloot, Argao town, southern Cebu last…

No freebie for big bizmen

Victor Anthony V. Silva 02/21/2017

Group: Free use of irrigation facilities should only be for small farmers While small farmers in Cebu welcomed initiatives of the present administration to make true President Duterte’s campaign promise of free irrigation, they said not all…

Gugma sa Bukid

Dominic D. Yasay 02/14/2017

Contrary to what mushy teen flicks would have us believe, you don’t just stumble upon a promising romantic relationship while running late for class or chance upon it in a random elevator ride as you clock in…

E. Samar floods: 1,600 families affected; 1 killed

12/19/2016

Taft, Eastern Samar — A farmer was killed while at least 1,600 families were affected on Saturday when floods hit 11 villages here following incessant rains. Elpedio Zacate was found dead on Saturday after he drowned in…