Granpa Farm Co. Vegetable Plant Tour

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An employee carries lettuce seedlings in a vegetable plant at Granpa... News PhotoAgriculture,Asia,Carrying,East Asia,Factory,Farm,Farmer,Finance,Food,Food and Drink,Industry,Iwate Prefecture,Japan,Lettuce,Occupation,Plantation,Rikuzentakata,Seedling,Tokyo - Japan,Vegetable,Vertical,WorkingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergAn employee carries lettuce seedlings in a vegetable plant at Granpa Farm Rikuzentakata, in Rikuzentakata City, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012. A total of 8 dome-shaped hydroponic vegetable plants operated by Granpa Farm Rikuzentakata, a group farming subsidiary of Granpa Co. which was opened last month as part of the region's reconstruction efforts in an area damaged by the tsunami following the earthquake on March 11, 2011, produces 3,600 heads of lettuce a day. Photographer: Akio Kon/Bloomberg via Getty Images