Turnip-tossing turns up trumps for trader

| Jan 19, 2013

Turnip-tossing turns up trumps for trader

by Tomoko Otake

Yoshio Otsuka’s years of striving to revive a near-extinct strain of turnip known to have been grown some 400 years ago in the Shinagawa district of today’s central Tokyo recently struck pay dirt in a most unexpected fashion. That’s because, via a little local ...