2 weeks Gamefowl industry pleads for help Manilatimes
The gamefowl industry has appealed to President Rodrigo Duterte for help as it bared that the P75-billion sector was in dire need of “life support.” The International Federation of Gamefowl Breeders Association Inc. (Figba) said thousands of fowl breeders, cockpit owners and workers had been left unaided since the coronavirus pandemic broke early this year. “We appeal to your generous heart, Mr. President, to allow the resumption of derbies, with strict implementation of health protocols as we remain a committed partner in your administration’s efforts to promote cultural and tourism activities through our sports events which may also help soften ... more