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In this aerial image, people plant rice at Shiroyone Senmaida rice... News PhotoAssistance,Bestof,Farmer,Field,Human Interest,Image,Ishikawa Prefecture,Japan,Outdoors,People,Percentage Sign,Rice Paddy,Rice Terrace,Successor,Terraced Field,Topics,Topix,Vertical,Volunteer,Wajima - IshikawaPhotographer Collection: The Asahi Shimbun 2013 The Asahi ShimbunWAJIMA, JAPAN - MAY 12: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) In this aerial image, people plant rice at Shiroyone Senmaida rice terrace on May 12, 2013 in Wajima, Ishikawa, Japan. 40 percent of the rice terrace once became fallow field due to the lack of farmers and successors, now with the help of volunteers, most of the 1,000 rice paddies returned to be cultivated. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)