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Haenam-grown Bananas to Reach First Harvest

Haenam-grown Bananas to Reach First Harvest

HAENAM, Aug. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean farmers have harvested the first bananas ever to be grown in the country’s southern region. Haenam County in South Jeolla province held a banana harvesting ceremony at a local farm on Thursday, as it plans to harvest 12 tons of bananas from 0.4 hectares of land operated [...]

Haenam’s Baby Love Festival Celebrates Highest Birth Rate in South Korea

Haenam’s Baby Love Festival Celebrates Highest Birth Rate in South Korea

HAENAM, Nov. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Haenam-gun in South Jeolla Province, boasting six years with the highest birth rate in South Korea, held a stroller festival on Tuesday. Haenam’s Baby Love Festival is held every year to celebrate the town’s leading birth rate and promote birth-friendly culture. Families, local residents, and some 300 people filled [...]