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Lead Applicant Organization Name

Japan Biocontrol Association

Lead Applicant Organization Type

  • Other

If part of a multi-stakeholder entity (i.e. team), provide the names of other organizations and types of stakeholders collaborating with you.

Idemitsu, UPL Japan, Central glass, Sumitomo Chemical, Nihon Soda, Kyoyu Agri, Shin-etsu Chem.

Website of Legally Registered Entity

http://www.biocontrol.jp/seikaiin.html

How long have you / your team been working on this Vision?

  • Just beginning now

Lead Applicant: In what city or town are you located?

Tokyo

Lead Applicant: In what country are you located?

Japan

Your Selected Place: what’s the name of the Place you’re developing a Vision for?

Japan

What country is your selected Place located in?

Japan

Describe your relationship to the place you’ve selected.

Homeland

Describe the People and Place: Provide information that would be helpful for an outsider who has never been there and may have no context about this Place to better understand the area.

Good traditional food

What is the estimated population (current 2020) in your Place?

140

Challenges: Describe the current (2020) and the future (2050) challenges that your food system faces.

Less chemical, safer pesticides without killing any humans by accident or suicide.

Address the Challenges: Describe how your Vision will address the challenges described in the previous question.

To enhance biological control of plant pests and diseases without chemical pollution to natural fields.

High Level Vision: With these challenges addressed, now provide a high level description of how the Place and the lives of its People will be different than they are now.

In the French science fiction writer, Jules Vernes's Novel "Time machine", there are no more insects pests and diseases in the park and fields with the real help from scientific progress and achievement.

Full Vision: How do you describe your Vision for a regenerative and nourishing food future for your Place and People for 2050?

Bounty field in Summer will become snow covered in winter in Japan.

How did you hear about the Food System Vision Prize?

  • Email

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Hi 哲夫 和田 welcome to the Food System Vision Prize Community!
What would life in your city (any particular city you chose out of Japan??) look like in 2050?
We've built a very comprehensive Food Vision Prize Toolkit with a lot of information, activities, and guidelines. The Toolkit will help you refine your Vision and make it systemic, human-centred and well informed for the future.
Here is the link to the Prize Toolkit: http://bit.ly/2X4ZxQk
Look forward to seeing your Vision evolve through the coming weeks.

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