Kaugmaran Festival

Wearing Jackfruit costumes, Visayas State University (VSU), Alangalang, Leyte performers show in their body language dance move to promote Jackfruit industries in Kaugmaran Festival during the 1st day of the VSU 93rd Anniversary Celebration, which coincides with the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD) Farms and Industry Encounter through Science and Technology Agenda (FIESTA) 2017 featuring Jackfruit, Pinapple, Coconut and Shellfish held at VSU upper oval ground, Baybay, Leyte on Tuesday (Aug. 8, 2017). Alangalang is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Leyte. It has a population of 55,235 people, according to 2015 census. It is a landlock town with an area of 151km. Benedicto Briones/PNA-northboundasia.com