The Department of Agriculture (DA), SM Corporation, and the Durian Industry Association of Davao City (DIADC) stage this year's DURIAN MARKET at SM Lanang Premier from August 24 - September 28.
Although this is a modified "fruit festival" where social distancing and adherence to health protocol is a must, Consumers can still enjoy the same delectable taste of durian and other tropical fruits such as mangosteen, lanzones, pummelo, and rambutan.
While we continue to take pride of our cultural diversity amid COVID-19 pandemic, let us also take pride of our rich agricultural biodiversity which include the various delectable varieties of Durian - King of tropical fruits.
Buying local fruits in malls where health protocols are ensured, we also support local economy especially our fruit farmers. | Photos by Ronell Tangonan, RAFIS11