With planes thundering in and out of the airport throughout the day and into the night, it is hardly an idyllic farming existence. Photo: AFP With planes thundering in and out of the airport throughout the day and into the night, it is hardly an idyllic farming existence. Photo: AFP
With planes thundering in and out of the airport throughout the day and into the night, it is hardly an idyllic farming existence. Photo: AFP
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‘They taste different’: Japanese farmers grow vegetables next to one of world’s busiest airports

Farms next to Tokyo’s main international gateway are trapped inside a web of taxiways used by planes

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With planes thundering in and out of the airport throughout the day and into the night, it is hardly an idyllic farming existence. Photo: AFP With planes thundering in and out of the airport throughout the day and into the night, it is hardly an idyllic farming existence. Photo: AFP
With planes thundering in and out of the airport throughout the day and into the night, it is hardly an idyllic farming existence. Photo: AFP
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