Saigon Cafe Garden Resto: Authentic Vietnamese Cuisine in Bacolod

cha ca hanoi

My first encounter with Vietnamese food was when we had a vacation in Palawan where they call pho bo as chao long.  There were Vietnamese refugees who settled in Palawan thus their  cuisine got integrated into the local culture. However, Bacolod has no such Vietnamese village so Vietnamese food is still exotic to the local […]

Panaad sa Negros 2013

April 8 (Monday) 6:00 a.m. Hataw sa Panaad w/ Ching’s Group (Panaad Football Field) Mambukal Team Relay 8:00 a.m. Panaad Thanksgiving Mass (2F Panaad Stadium) 9:00 a.m. Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies for: Panaad Tourism, Agri-Trade Fair & Exhibits @ LGU Pavilions* Organic na Negros Agri-Fest (GF Panaad Stadium, North Wing)* Slow Food Convivium – NISARD, ONOPRA, […]

Talk on Healthy Lifestyle and Organic Farming

The Organik na Negros Organic Producers and Retailers Association brings you a Back to Back Talk on Healthy Lifestyle and Organic Farming on Marsh 16, 9am – 12 nn at the Organic Market. Organic and Healthy Lifestyle by Dr. Albert Jo of Rapha Valley Pro-Biotics: Pagdamlig sang Aton Duta by Mr. Mariano “Bomboy” De La […]

Negros Farmers Weekend Market Opening

negros weekend market

Starting March 16, 2013 the Negros Farmers Weekend Market will open  every Saturday, from 7a.m. to 3p.m., at Magsaysay Road, Bacolod City. It is a Public Education Project of DC Cruz Trading Corp. and Herbe Foundation in order to teach a healthier way of life and support sustainable agriculture in Negros Occidental. The market takes […]

Two Negrense Featured in GoNegosyo’s 50 Most Inspiring Agri-Entrepreneurs

gonegosyo 50 most inspiring agri entrepreneurs

Two Negrense entrepreneurs, Philip Cruz of Herbanext and Ramon “Chin Chin” Uy, Jr. of Fresh Start Organic & Natural Company, were featured in the GoNegosyo’s “50 Inspiring Stories of Agri-Entrepreneurs” book. They attended the book launching last March 5 which was held at the Manila Polo Club. Chin Chin and wife Francine started Fresh Start Organics […]

Panaad sa Negros Festival 2013 Schedule

panaad festival dancers

Now on its 20th year, the Panaad sa Negros Festival 2013 is scheduled on April 8-14, 2013 and will focus on Organic Agriculture with the theme “Panaad @20: Celebrating Negros as the Philippines’ Leader in Organic Agriculture”. Every summer is always the best time to visit Negros Occidental for the Panaad Festival where the 19 […]

BacoLaodiat 2013 Schedule of Activities

bacolaodiat festival

The Chinese lanterns are up along Lacson Street and preparations are already underway for what could be the best BacoLaodiat Festival celebration. Once again, Bacoleños will celebrate the Chinese New Year with cultural shows, lantern parade, dragon and lion dances, lantern dance competition and more exciting events. BacoLaodiat which was coined from Bacolod and Lao […]