Big Boost for Japanese Farmers

In a recent article in the, Nikkei Asian Review, ¥110 billion that will be set aside  to help Japanese farmers is discussed. Under the new TPP deal, tariffs on beef imports will be eliminated and Japanese farmers will face stiff competition from foreign beef products. In an effort to help farmers, using this  money, Japan intends to invest heavily on new technology, distribution channels, and markets.

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