Author: Editor

Letter to the Editor

This letter was sent to the Richmond News by my friend Mary Wilson, who is also a friend of the Japanese Canadian community. She...

Our Edible Roots: Okahijiki

In the relentless search for Japanese vegetable seeds I discovered the seed catalogue of Kitazawa Seed Company the oldest Japanese seed distributor in America. During 1917, founder Gijiu Kitazawa applied experience and knowledge gained in Japan to initiate a business in California specializing in domestic and Asian vegetable seed production and distribution.