Here the staple foods are fish and sago ; no pigs are kept, though wild ones - and cassowaries - may be hunted.
The Asmat subsist by fishing and by harvesting wild sago trees, whose pith is carbohydrate-rich.
Foods like coconuts, sago and other staples like cassava, sweet potatoes and taro are collected and donated.
Rice could be bought at 2d a pound and sago and sugar at 3d a pound.
Wash the sago and cook in the extraction of milk.
They danced inside and underneath the enormous longhouses, concluding the celebrations with the consumption of large amounts of prepared foods, including sago and yams.
Some alternatives which produce results similar to gelatin are agar-agar, carrageenan, tapioca, sago , guar gum, pectin, and rennet.
Flour allows us to mix many kinds of food sources together, such as cassava, sago , taro, yam, etc.
It was her first taste of sago and she was full of compliments for this dish, which was enhanced with palm sugar and coconut milk.
And they are eating these sorts of wild crops, or non-traditional food crops such as sago .