It is under the administration of Sonder sub-regency. This village is famous for its palm sugar production. The palm sugar that the villagers produce is of very high quality. It can be considered as an organic farming produce. Farmers in Rambunan do not use chemicals both in the plants and the production process of palm sugar.
In Minahasa, palm sugar is called gula batu (stone sugar) or gula merah (red sugar). In other parts of Indonesia, people call it gula Aren.
|Rambunan Village in Minahasa regency|
|Saguer Palm Tree (Arenga pinnata)|
|Palm Sugar made of the sap of Saguer tree|