BANDUNG-Chairman of the Increase Consumption of Fish Food Forum (Forikan) Netty Prasetyani Heryawan claimed to have socialized the importance of fish consumption for the community.
One of them is cooperating with the Office of Fisheries and Marine West Java in cooperation with various women's organizations in West Java. Bandung Regency became the first place to do socialization and then in turn will be implemented in all other districts / cities in West Java.
According to Netty, the people of West Java should know the potential of the fish itself by improving their consumption patterns. Fish has a very high animal protein so effective to meet the nutritional needs of children.
"Now the challenge is how housewives are able to make variations in the process of fish, not less with the chef restaurant," he told reporters at Gedung Sate Bandung, Friday (29/9)
Netty appealed to the public to improve fish consumption patterns. She examplies variety of fish menu like woku-woku, soup and so on. To that end, Netty requested that the presentation of this fish should be socialized by Pokja III PKK both in the Province and District / City.
"This is important because during this time the fish considered difficult to consume and sold because of high economic value," he said.
Netty who is also Chairman of the Team of PKK West Java, argues that the pattern of fish consumption in West Java is still below the national. The reason, there are people who judge better to sell fish than to consume considering the economic value of fish owned.