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Fukushima Farmers Appeal To Tokyo With Live Bull

posted on June 20, 2014 at 1:59 PM

Thousands of farmers lost their livelihoods when their farms, produce and livestock were declared off-limits and unsafe after the nuclear plant, crippled by a massive earthquake and tsunami spewed radiation into the countryside. Full Story

Japan Farmers Plant, Pray For Radiation-Free Rice

posted on June 1, 2012 at 10:45 AM

FUKUSHIMA, Japan (AP) — Last year's crop sits in storage, deemed unsafe to eat, but Toraaki Ogata is back at his rice paddies, driving his tractor trailing neat rows of seedlings. He's living up to his family's proud, six-generation history... Full Story

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