By TraNews Reporter Hsiao, Tzu-Hsi TAITUNG COUNTY, Taiwan (TraNews) - To experience farmer life in Taitung host by Taitung Branch, Soil and Water Conservation Bureau Council of Agriculture. This activity will help tourists understanding the culture of local community and the lifestyle of native in Taitung through experiencing farmer life and special agriculture activities. The farmer experiencing activity this time will be hold in Yongfu tribe, Changbin Township, Taitung County. This tribe which likes Arcadia is located on east coast because it is a isolated village. Residents live here for several generations all far from the madding crowd.
The president of Yongfu developing community, Li Teng-Yung, indicates he is not an original resident but he loves the nature of Taitung so that he move to here and try to build a clean and safe environment. Besides, he teaches the local old people how to plant without insecticides. It stars the antitoxic farm of Yongfu tribe.Nature farm is one kind of lifestyles in this small land. The residents live here are less than 100. Due to the nature planting method, the vegetable is healthier and safer.
Next, let’s go to experience it. The tourists follow the chieftain to find vine heart in the mountain. Seeing the vine heart twins round the tree, everybody in order to pick it and then try their best to pull the vine. Finally they harvest the vine heart after that the chieftain cooks it for everyone. During this activity, everyone feels very happy.By the way, the woman of tribe says:”The vine heart is one of food medicinal materials.”For example, woman during pregnancy lack of mother’s milk, to cook the vine heart with spareribs and then eat it. It will help the pregnant woman is full of mother’s milk.