Bataan Peninsula State University (BPSU), considered the agricultural research center in the province, is boosting local rabbit meat production. BPSU Vice President for Research Extension and Training Services (VRET) Dr. Hermogenes Paguia and BARMPP officers are linking with local government units to promote the industry.
Recently, Paguia and association officers led by its president Elton Salenga paid a courtesy visit to Samal town Mayor Alex Acuzar and oriented the latter on their initiatives in rabbit meat production.
Paguia and BARMPP are promoting to the consuming public the high nutrient and affordability of rabbit meat. Rabbit dishes were presented to Acuzar and other LGU personnel.
More than a month ago, Paguia and BARMPP also brought rabbit meals to the Office of the Governor and the Sangguniang Panlalawigan.
The Provincial Government of Bataan through the Office of the Provincial Veterinarian has funded a research study in tie up with the BPSU VRET and BARMPP to improve rabbit meat production.
Provincial Veterinarian Dr. Albert Venturina is very active in promoting rabbit meat industry in the province.
BARMPP has been linked with DTI Go Negosyo Center in Samal for rabbit meat trainings. Acuzar vowed to support the association.