Tech-savvy farmers a new hope for Japan’s shrinking sector

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Tech-savvy Japanese farmers out to grow large-scale agriculture

A new breed of younger, business- and tech-savvy farmers are transforming Japan's shrinking agriculture sector with cutting-edge techniques and marketing strategies, giving new hope to an industry in slow decline. Hiroki Iwasa, a 40-year-old IT ... ( read original story ...)

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Tech-savvy farmers a new hope for Japan’s shrinking agriculture sector

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