Eat fish, keep fit and be a hit! SEAFDEC/AQD’s Igang Marine Station in Guimaras is harvesting pompano on 28 November. The market price of the 200-250 gram-sized pompano is Php 175 per kilo. For availability, please contact AQD’s Materials Control Unit at (033) 511-8091 or (033) 511-9171 loc 320. The cut-off date for orders is on 27 November 2013.
Philippine Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol expressed support to SEAFDEC/AQD and advised officials of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) to more closely coordinate with its experts.