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Japanese Continue The Tradition Of Rice Harvest Season By Creating Gigantic Straw Sculptures

Japanese Continue The Tradition Of Rice Harvest Season By Creating Gigantic Straw Sculptures

Autumn is a rice harvest season in Japan. Every year, farmers make sure that the leftover rice straw, known as "wara", does not go to waste. From feeding the cattle to improving the soil, the straw finds its purpose.

Autumn is a rice harvest season in Japan. Every year, farmers make sure that the leftover rice straw, known as "wara", does not go to waste. From feeding the cattle to...

Giant Straw Animals Invade Japanese Fields After Rice Harvest And They Are Absolutely Badass

Giant Straw Animals Invade Japanese Fields After Rice Harvest And They Are Absolutely Badass

Fall is a season of harvesting, and festivals to celebrate it are currently taking place all over the world. In Northern Japan, the Wara Art Festival recently rang in the September-October rice season, and it's a wildly inventive and fun way...

Fall is a season of harvesting, and festivals to celebrate it are currently taking place all over the world. In Northern Japan, the Wara Art Festival recently rang in the September-October...