Pork preparing - 26th December in Chinese Luna Calendar

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The folk song said: "25th December in Chinese Luna Calendar, preparing the food of pork", said that this day is mainly preparing for the meat of the New Year. 
In the old time, the richer family raising pigs themselves, so the prepare porks from their pigs, but for poor family, they need to buy the pork in market.
Putting the "pork preparing" into the New Year's Eve is because in the old time, the farming society is not developed well, and people can only eat meat in the annual festival. Therefore, it is called "year meat."
Nowadays, in the morden life of big city, each family can buy the meat from market easily and fresh. No one need to raising pigs for a whole year.

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