Title: Fukushima exports 1st beef in 30 months
Source: NHK WORLD
Date: Oct. 14, 2012 – Updated 15:30 UTC (00:30 JST)
Cattle farmers in Fukushima Prefecture have resumed beef exports to the United States for the first time in 2 and a half years.
Farmers celebrated the shipment of 3 cattle with a ceremony on Sunday.
The 3 cattle will be processed in Japan and the meat will be sold to upscale restaurants in the United States.
Published: October 15th, 2012 at 11:59 am ET