November 12, 2016
The National High School Packed Lunch Contest was held at Matsue-shi in the prefecture, part of western Japan on November 12.
It was the event with which high school teams competed to pack lunch using local specialties and a recipe in Shimane Prefecture. A theme of the contest was "Packed lunch with the rice that makes the locals happy".
Hokkaido Mikasa High School (Mikasa-shi, Hokkaido) won the first place (picture). Coming out second best were two teams including Tokyo Metropolitan Katsushika School for the Deaf.