Multidisciplinary Cluster, Kuroshio Science, Kochi University
This is the English translation of the second half of a pamphlet entitled “New Policy for Agriculture and Rural Areas is beginning!! : 4 reforms ” issued by the government in 2012. The first part of this pamphlet has been translated by Dr. Kunio Nishikawa (Ibaragi University). They were uploaded in the accompanying Website;
Japanese Agricultural Policy Reform after FT 2014 (Part 1),
Japanese Agricultural Policy Reform after FT 2014 (Part 2).
This pamphlet was issued to farmers, officials, staff of agricultural cooperatives, etc. Graphs and illustrations and photographs in the pamphlet facilitate the understanding of the new policies. Therefore, in this translation, the translated texts are embodied into the original pamphlet format.
Date submitted: April 28, 2015
Reviewed, edited and uploaded: April 28, 2015