A tea farmer from Shizuoka inspects a leaf
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Is Japan's tea industry blossoming two years on from Fukushima?

Farmers in Japan's key tea-growing region are hoping to turn their fortunes around following the Fukushima nuclear disaster two years ago.

The reputation of Shizuoka's green tea was hit by concerns over the impact of radiation on its fields, but growers say their local speciality is thriving again despite fears.

Roopa Suchak reports.

  • 17 May 2013
  • From the section Asia
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