Gabriel Christian J. Lacson
Previously, this article tackled the realities and implications of an ageing farming sector especially to food security and sustainability.
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines – When Negros Occidental Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson declared that farmers in the province are aging, this implies a grave effect in food sustainability and security.
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - When the author of this article was a young boy, he would always go to their farm in Talisay City with his father and uncles.
On the historic date of June 30, 2016, my classmates had our attendance checked in our ten-thirty class. Our professor, having also grasped its looming significance, dismissed us early. Hurriedly we traveled to my house to the tune of The Foundations’ “Baby, Now That I’ve Found You” among other 1960s Motown Hits, after picking up some siomai across school. The mood was ecstatic, euphoric even, never mind the somewhat overcast weather.
Whose institution is the most powerful in the Philippines today? Whose views, regardless of their form or origin or soundness, are taken as almost gospel truth?...
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