Bauang, La Union- Members of the Local Price Coordinating Council (LPCC) convened on October 29, 2020 at Paycopoc Sur covered court, Bauang, La Union. Hog raisers, market vendors and consumers took time to participate in the aforementioned meeting and raised their queries and demands.
Daisy A. Sayangda, Municipal Administrator, reiterated the guidelines in the regulation of vendors outside the market, especially the sale on meat products. In the Bauang Farmers Trading Center, 1 kilo of boneless meat has reached as high as Php260.00- Php270.00. As a result, the LPCC headed by Municipal Mayor, Hon. Menchie C. Lomboy-De Gumanhas agreed with the meat price for Bauang at Php250.00/kilo. The LPCC has been enabled to help implement price freeze, issue warnings and apprehend violators pursuant to the Joint Memorandum Circular No. 77 of the DA, DTI and DOH. [PAIS-CP]