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[this event is over] Display of New Year Cocoon DecorationTree

For the purpose of the succession of traditional event, we carried out New Year's festive bamboo twig hung with cakes and talismans decoration which became the twelfth at the same time as Kanra Tomioka silkworm mulberry society around local sericulture farmhouse prayed for good harvest of cocoon.
Display of New Year's festive bamboo twig hung with cakes and talismans decoration of this year was finished on Sunday, January 14, but will plan conduct again next year.

<displaying period> From Saturday, January 6, 2018 to Sunday, January 14, 2018
Fee : Free (persons who are not Tomioka citizens must pay admission fee to Tomioka Silk Mill separately)
<Place> Tomioka Silk Mill East Cocoon Warehouse (North side Guidance Exhibition Room)

<About Kanra Tomioka Silkworm Mulberry Study Association>
The Kanra Tomioka Silkworm Mulberry Study Association is a farmer-based organization founded in 1968 for the purpose of studying practical techniques and management related to silkworm-raising as well as Mulberry culture. By spreading quickly the newest silkworm-raising techniques throughout their area and planning the improvement of productivity, this organization is working for local developpement.
Taking the opportunity of the campain for the registration of the Tomioka Silk Mill on the World Heritage List, the rising voices claiming for the maintain of silkworm-raising and silk-reeling as traditional industries convinced this organization to deploy further its actions toward the preservation and development of silkworm-raising.
This organization has 24 members and its president is Junichi Takahashi.