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Kumamoto Prefecture is known for its agricultural products such as tomatoes, rush grass, Dekopon, farm-raised pearls and tiger prawn. It is the location of Tensui Town, the setting for "Grass Pillow" a novel by Natsume Soseki, and Yamaga City, famous for the Yamaga Lantern Festival. There are many hot springs such as the renowned Kurokawa hot springs at the base of Mt. Aso. 3500 carp streamers are displayed at the Koinobori Festival in Oguni Town, also known for Tsuetate hot springs.