SPECIAL PICKING FRUIT DAY IN MOC CHAU PLATEAU 2015

Monday - 02/11/2015 22:10
he 2nd Special picking fruit day – 2015 was held with main activities as: Picking fruit competition; competition of introduction and knowledge research about plum; ethnic sports activities; folk games; camping competition; works on display, exhibition; organization to tribute typical plum growers in Moc Chau plateau; sightseeing and picking fruit activities
            Following the success of the 1st Special picking fruit day – 2014, on May 23rd 2015, in Na Ka valley – Pa Khen I village – Moc Chau farm town, People’s Committee of Moc Chau district held the 2nd Special picking fruit day – 2015 with subject “Moc Chau Plum”.
            Opening the festival is the special music repertoires of Son la peoples with contents to praise the homeland, beautiful Son La, rustic, friendly and hospitable Moc Chau people.
            Attending the Festival, there were leaders of departments of the province and mass people, tourists everywhe-re.
Mrs. Giang Khanh Ly – Vice President of People’s Committee of Moc Chau district - Chief organizer has opening speech
            The 2nd Special picking fruit day – 2015 was held with main activities as: Picking fruit competition; competition of introduction and knowledge research about plum; ethnic sports activities; folk games; camping competition; works on display, exhibition; organization to tribute typical plum growers in Moc Chau plateau; sightseeing and picking fruit activities. There were 6 teams representing for villages, forest districts in Moc Chau district, including: Pa Khen I team (Farm town), Pa Khen III team (Farm town), Ban On team (Farm town), Cho Long team (Farm town), Na Tan team (Tan Lap commune) and Phieng Canh team (Tan Lap commune).
            Picking fruit activity happened passionately and urgently in shouts, cheers of audiences. As soon as the whistle signal emitted, teams rapidly started missions, all focused on picking. Hands picked plum-red beams that cre-ate a vivid spectacle, depicted productive labor activity of the people here.
Picking fruit competition
            After plum picking competition, teams competed in the competition of fruit tray presentation, introduction and knowledge research about Moc Chau plum. The teams showed impressive presentations with fruit trays sorted innovative, rich symbolic meaning.
Fruit trays are sorted cleverly, beautifully
            Other activity not less attractive, it was plum eating competition. After competition of such teams, visitors also had chance to experience this interesting feeling and received gifts f-rom the organizing committee, they were freshly picked plums and products made f-rom plums.
Lively atmosphere in competitions
Also highlight of plum picking competition, introduction and knowledge research about Moc Chau plum, the 2nd Special picking fruit day – 2015 had sports activities, cultural and folk games such as: archery (for tourists), tug, push sticks, game Dragon hatching eggs…
Mong ethnic boys are eager and aggressive in the game “Dragon hatching eggs”
 
Teams receive souvenir flags
            Finish the Festival, the Organizing Committee announced results and awarded prizes for teams. Final round, Phieng Canh team won 1st prize; Cho Long team won 2nd prize; Pa Khen I won 3rd prize and 3 remaining teams (Na Tan, Ban On, Pa Khen III) won consolation prizes.
            The 2nd Special picking fruit day – 2015 not only is the chance to introduce, promote Moc Chau plum brand, honor the typical plum growers and attract investor, cre-ate output of Moc Chau plum products but also is the special tourism cultural events, attracting travelers in and out of province. The Festival brings a vivid and colorful painting with ethnic cultural values, remains in the tourists f-rom near and far about unforgettable and deep impressions.

Author: Vương Thanh Huyền

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