Victorian Landcare Magazine - Summer 2021, Issue 80

Small-scale agriculture in Japan

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Above From this small plot in the hills of Central Honshu Mr Matsuzawa, a 73-year-old organic farmer, educates his fellow citizens on soil health and carbon sequestration.

By Rob Youl

Global Landcare

Global Landcare

Australian Landcare International (ALI), now called Global Landcare, has worked closely with SPELJ, the Secretariat for Promoting Landcare in Japan, for more than a decade. Japanese students and academics have travelled between both countries and in 2017 a Landcare conference was held in Nagoya.