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Root crop – inspired ‘parols’ in Sorsogon

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CASTILLA, Sorsogon –Locally harvested root crops, such as gabi, ginger, cassava and camote, among others, are being used to make Christmas lanterns or ‘parols’ in then this town’s ‘Unod (root crop) Festival lantern-making competition.

CASTILLA, Sorsogon –Locally harvested root crops, such as gabi, ginger, cassava and camote, among others, are being used to make Christmas lanterns or ‘parols’ in then this town’s ‘Unod (root crop) Festival lantern-making competition.

Mayor Joan Lorenzana Aquende told the Manila Bulletin that the event is aims to promote their local product this Christmas season.

“This is actually part of our Unod Festival celebration. Our festival initially was scheduled in October but it was moved to December. When it was moved December, we changed some of the activities and then we want it still as much as possible connected with “unod” or root crops,” Mayor Aquende said.

 

See full article at Manila Bulletin

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