Bantayan to launch seaweed farming

Bantayan, Cebu Mayor Arthur E. Despi (in red shirt) visits the bangus (milkfish) culture in seawaters off Barangay Hilotongan on Aug. 17, 2022.

The mayor witnessed the changing of nets in the Norwegian fish cages.

After he arrived in Hilotongan, he told residents that the Municipal Government of Bantayan will launch a seaweed farming program, which will augment the income of local fisherfolk and benefit around 400 families in the barangay. / MUNICIPALITY OF BANTAYAN, CEBU