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Listen to a faculty-student team talk about organic farming in Japan
September 29, 2008
|Kris MacPherson, associate professor of Asian studies, moves organic waste at a Japanese farm.|
The group recently spoke with Trent Chaffee '09 about their experience. Click here to listen.
Special thanks to St. Olaf Broadcast Media for their assistance preparing this story.
|St. Olaf seniors Kate Huber and Alex Robinson work a rice paddy.|
|Junior Robert Smith digs up potatoes.|
|Mealtimes at the farm in Shakotan, on the island of Hokkaido, gave the four participants an opportunity to talk about agricultural issues with their hosts.|