Kalunasan, Bonbon top Cebu Agri-Fair

PETAL ATTRACTION. Barangay Bonbon’s flowery booth wins first place in the display contest in the 10th Agri Bonanza being held until Friday, Nov. 22, at the Plaza Sugbo in Cebu City. (SunStar photo / Amper Campaña)

BARANGAY Kalunasan and Bonbon won the best float and display contest in the 10th Agri Bonanza sa Cebu City Government at Plaza Sugbo.

Kalunasan, known for its flowers, has the best float as it used different kind of flowers to win the P100,000 top prize. Tapap got second place and P75,000, while Guba got third place and P50,000.

Bonbon, which used different types of fruits by its farmers, won the best display contest and got the P75,000 top prize. Pamutan got second place and P70,000, while Sapangdaku got third place and P50,000.

Joey Baclayon, the head of the City Agriculture Department, said the event showed Cebu City has an abundant supply of fruits, vegetables and flowers.

The Agri Bonanza had 28 entries from the mountain barangays and had contests for float, display, flower arrangement, dance and cooking.

The event is on Nov. 20-22. Those who who want to buy fresh fruits and vegetables are encouraged to visit the fair. (PAC)


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