ver since the Fukushima disaster in 2011, rice in Japan has been tainted by radiation. This year, for the first time, the rice harvest is finally below the radiation standard set by Japan’s government. That’s good news not only for the environment but also for the farmers in Japan, who were some of the hardest-hit individuals in the disaster.

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