Design of Agricultural Reconstruction in the Stricken Area of Tohoku Earthquake

Lecture Description

Tohoku Disaster including earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear power plant accident in 2011 brought huge damage to paddy fields. This lecture introduces efforts for restarting rice farming and cultivating new biomass products in the stricken area, and then considers a better design of reconstruction of agriculture in Tohoku.

NOTE:

- No subtitles. This lecture was conducted only in Japanese.

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Date:
May 19, 2013
Target:
Visitors
Field:
Agricultural

Speaker

Shigeki Morita

Shigeki Morita

The University of Tokyo
Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences / Professor

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Supplement