yakushima mugio turmeric field

Weed Control

Weeding Wild Turmeric 6/24/2019

In semi-tropical Yakushima, weeds grow with a vengence.
We abstain from the use of chemicals in adressing weed pressure.


Japanese monsoon season lasts from late May to Early July. In Yakushima, everything stays soaking wet for most of this time.
As soon as a couple sunny days



When weather permits, the first