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Fun Link Friday: Rice paddy art of Inakadate 2018

Every year when I remember that Inakadate in Aomori prefecture has new rice paddy art for us to enjoy, I get excited all over again! Each summer they pick new themes and create dramatic, beautiful images from variations of white, … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Operations Coordinator for the Japanese Agricultural Training Program, Big Bend Community College [part time]

An interesting position for our readers with some experience in agriculture: Institution: Big Bend Community College Location: Seattle and Moses Lake, WA Application Due: 05/28/2014 Type: part-time with benefits Deadline: May 28, 2014 OPERATIONS COORDINATOR FOR THE JAPANESE AGRICULTURAL TRAINING … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Ecumenical Relations and Communications Coordinator, American Friends of Asian Rural Institute

Company: American Friends of Asian Rural Institute Location: Seattle, WA Start date: February 1, 2013 Application deadline: January 15, 2013 Education requirements: 4-year degree, master’s preferred Languages needed: Japanese a plus Description Job Summary: ARI seeks a creative, mission-driven individual … Continue reading

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Conference: Reassessing the Shoen System: Society and Economy in Medieval Japan

June 4-6, 2012, 10 AM-5:30 PM University of Southern California (building and room to be announced) Shoen, agricultural estates with a complex hierarchy of rights to income from the land and cultivators, represented a major landholding structure in classical and … Continue reading

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