farming

“Yuna-Chan”: The New Project Helping Revive Fukushima Prefecture

It has been six years since the devastating tsunami hit the seacoast of Fukushima Prefecture. These past years, more and more towns in the coastal area of Fukushima are getting back on their feet and starting to rebuild their lives again. One of these areas is Minamisoma City, a town located in the northern part…

How One Farm is Encouraging Women to Join Japan’s Agricultural Industry

Planning a trip to Hokkaido soon? Instead of the usual tourist spots, why not head to the Tokachi Girls Farm opening this spring to support ladies working in the agricultural industry? At the mention of Hokkaido, images of beautiful natural scenery and delicious local produce would definitely come to mind. Did you know that Hokkaido…