Challenges Overcome by Anzai Orchard Post 3.11

Three of the most well-known things about Fukushima Prefecture are its samurai history, its onsen and its fruit. In particular, its peaches are extremely famous. Fukushima Prefecture is the second biggest producer of peaches in the whole of Japan. In 2015, 21.8% of Japan’s peaches were grown in Fukushima!     In Fukushima City, thereContinue reading Challenges Overcome by Anzai Orchard Post 3.11

Fukushima School Children Have a Lot to Teach

Japanese junior high school students in Japan are hard-working, loyal and incredibly busy. Their personalities are as varied as in any country; every class has its jokers, sweet, shy kids, quiet brainy ones, bullies… I got used to junior high school students during my time working at schools in Japan, so it might seem oddContinue reading Fukushima School Children Have a Lot to Teach