In line with the celebration of Singkaban Festival, the provincial government of Bulacan organized a food fair known as BUFFEX 2015 (Bulacan food fair and exposition) in Hiyas Convention Center.
Ninety one stalls of entrepreneurs all over the province of Bulacan joined the event.
“Nakakatulong ito kasi nakikilala iyong mga produkto.” Romina Mendoza of Marilao Municipal Cooperative said.
Every stall there show cases different kind of product from food to one of a kind handicraft.
Erlinda Manallaysay, representative of Obando, proudly said that Obando’s famous atsarang dampalit at papaya are their best seller and buyers really can’t get over the magic of their atsara.
Manalaysay also stated that she is a product of a livelihood program in their municipality and this is her first time to join na event.
“Ang saya kasi una ko ito pero successful na. Maraming matutulungan ang event na ito na tao na gustong umunlad at nagsusumikap.” Manalaysay added.
Meanwhile, Jeramaica Cabral, a student from Bulacan State University is so amazed when found out about this event.
“May ganito pala? Grabe, dito naipapakita iyong mga product ng bawat bayan. Pabonggahan e,” Cabral said.
BUFFEX lasted for four days, September 7-10.