About Gunma 04 : Konjac Factory / こんにゃく工場
We visited a konjac factory in Gunma prefecture. Konjac is a very low calorie food and popular as an ingredient in Japanese dishes.
It’s elastic and plain. Some people eat it for their diet.
90 percent of konjac is made in Gunma prefercture.
There are large fields of konjac potatoes which are an ingredient of konjac.
Generally, it’s made by a machine.
You can see the process of making konjac through glass.
My eldest daughter’s favorite part was the auto system packing konjac in to boxes.
The factory makes over 700 thousand konjac every day.
You can also buy various konjac sovnirs.
To be continued.