Seeds of change in rice-growing country

National | FUKUSHIMA FILE May 18, 2014

Seeds of change in rice-growing country

A group of farmers in Minamisoma, Fukushima Prefecture, is exploring ways to market biodiesel fuel made from sunflower seeds, which many consumers are shunning over radiation fears. The Minamisoma Council on Farming Revitalization recently produced its first batch of the fuel, a hopeful first step ...