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  • BT Benjaminson
    Jul 28, 2005
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      If the script of the Japanese video is available I could translate it into
      English for you, but I would have to charge commercial rates, as I am a
      professional Japanese to English translator and that is what is supporting
      the development of my farm.
      Bat-Tzion Benjaminson

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Shane Morkin" <s_morkin@...>
      To: <fukuoka_farming@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Thursday, July 28, 2005 9:15 AM
      Subject: [fukuoka_farming] Fukuoka video


      > Dear Fukuoka group,
      >
      > I have found and purchased a documentary of Mr Fukuoka¹s farming methods
      > in
      > English. It¹s called ³The Close to Nature Garden,² and was published by
      > Rodale Press in 1982. Bullfrog Films in Oley, PA
      > (http://www.bullfrogfilms.com/catalog/cng.html) is selling the video for
      > 49.00$ This seems like an expensive price to me, but evidently hard to
      > find/ out of production works generally cost this much. I believe they
      > are
      > only willing to ship the video to a USA address.
      >
      > I just finished watching the video, it¹s short, only 24 minutes long. It
      > would have been nice to see more of Mr Fukuoka¹s land in greater detail,
      > but
      > considering how hard it is to find any images of his farm I am happy to
      > have
      > the video. My search for a Japanese documentary still continues, and I
      > have
      > yet to find an efficient method for getting the Japanese title from Mr
      > Pachaua. Next month I plan to call some Japanese organic schools
      > directly.
      > If I eventually find a source for purchasing a Japanese documentary I will
      > send this information to the group as well.
      >
      > Best Wishes,
      > Shane Morkin
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