Cherry blossoms are fully blooming now in Matsumoto

2020/04/15   -Blog

Hello, it’s Asuka from Yokoya Farm. Cononavirus is spreading all over the world and I watch the news about it everyday. How are you doing?? In Japan, schools were supposed to started in April but canceled and postponed for May. ...

Our Christmas

2019/12/24   -Blog, Japanese culture
 

Hi! It’s Asuka from Yokoya Farm. The Christmas is almost around the corner. Today, I’ll introduce how we enjoy the Christmas. As you may know, the Christmas is not the original culture in Japan but it’s already part of our ...

Apple picking tour2019

 Hi! I’m Ryo from Yokoya Farm. The winter has already come here Matsumoto. (To tell you the truth, I hate winter even I was born and raised here) By the way, I was in charge of apple picking tour this ...

The apple season is over.

Hello, I'm Asuka from Yokoya Farm. We harvested all of our fuji apples last month.(~24th November) More than half of the apples we grow is fuji so there is A LOT!! We picked 500 boxes of fuji apples (18kg/box) for ...

Shinano Gold Apple

Hello, I'm Asuka from Yokoya Farm. How’s going ?? I was too busy for harvesting apples to post how we do these days. Leaves started to turn red around Matsumoto city. Beautiful autumn is around the corner. By the way, ...

The best business meeting ever at Ougato Hotel

2019/10/08   -Blog, Recommended
 

Hi, It's Asuka from YokoyaFarm. We went to Ougato Hotel at Utsukushigahara highland where is located east side of Matsumoto city and at an altitude of 2034m. This time, we visited not for staying but having a meeting. The hotel ...

We are on a Nagano’s local magazine, KURA!!

2019/09/27   -Blog, Yokoya farm's event
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It’s all in Japanese but Ryo translated in order you to understand what’s written and our farm’s story too!!   Mt. Dessert Ice Cream ×Shinshu Yokoya Farm×Mr. Miyazawa (peach farmer in Nagano)       Mr. Kelton Boyer came to Nagano in 1990. ...

Yohasira Shrine in the downtown

Hi, It’s Asuka. It’s getting cooler gradually and it means we can get delicious apples too! So today, I’ll introduce about Yohashira shrine at Nawatestreet in Matsumoto. Yohasira shrine is located at the middle of this street. A lot of ...

Finally baby swallows left a nest

2019/08/30   -Blog, Japanese culture

Hello, I’m Asuka from Yokoyafarm. Baby swallows lived in our house finally left the nest! I found a parent bird making a nest a month ago and she started to keep eggs warm and then baby birds were born 2 ...

Tanabata (July 7)

Hello, I'm Asuka from Yokoya Farm. Yester day is Tanabata (Festival of the Weaver) in Japan. (July 7) My daugter writed her wishes on colorful paper strips and hang them on bamboo leaves. Tanabata is an event related to the ...