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Fukushima Uses UN Conference to Promote Its Food Safety

In the shadow of northern Japan’s snow-capped mountains, Kazuhiro Watanabe’s strawberries are plump and ready for picking; because of his advanced greenhouses, the crop is ripe for harvest even in early spring. But the succulent fruit has proved difficult to sell in recent seasons - for Watanabe’s greenhouses are in Fukushima, albeit a long way from the region's crippled nuclear power plant. “I was in the middle of the strawberry growing season when the earthquake struck. After...

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