Why don't you experience making vegetables?
In Yokohama City, we are promoting the establishment of various types of municipal farms that preserve farmland while responding to the needs of citizens who want to experience farming. Why don't you enjoy such a farm life, cultivating soil in a familiar place, growing and tasting fresh vegetables?
Certified Citizen's Garden-My favorite vegetables in my own section-
It is a section rental type farm established by landowners based on the Specific Farmland Loan Law.
Depending on the circumstances of the creator, various farms have been set up in terms of location and facilities, from small farms in the city to farms in large agricultural areas.
246 farms: 30.67ha (certified as of the end of March, R2/3)
Outline of certified vegetable garden
|Area of section||It's different for each farm.|
|Period of use||One to five years.|
|It depends on the farm.|
|Job Listings||It is common for creators and managers to recruit through local signs and mini-committee. We may recruit on the administrator's website.|
|How to apply||Please apply directly to each establisher / manager.|
Photo of Shiratoridai No. 1 Vegetable Garden (Aoba Ward
Cultivation and Harvesting Experience Farm-Making Vegetables under the Guidance of Farmers-
This farm is managed and instructed by farmers. The farmers will prepare seeds and seedlings for cultivation of the fields and provide cultivation guidance.
In other words, it is a "classroom-style experience farm" where farmers became teachers.
Users experience full-scale vegetable making and farming under the guidance of farmers. The feature is that even beginners can get a lot of harvest.
55 farms: 8.46ha (as of the end of March, R2/3)
Overview of Cultivated Harvesting Farm
|Area of section||As a general rule, 30 square meters|
|Period of use||Within one year. Depending on the operation, you can experience everything from spring vegetables to autumn and winter vegetables.|
|It depends on the operation.|
|Job Listings||It is common for established farmers to recruit through local signs and mini comics.|
|How to apply||Please apply directly to each established farmer.|
Photo of Gashapon Farm (Aoba Ward's farm.
Environmental learning farm-a farm where children can touch and learn about agriculture-
It is a farm where farmers provide guidance for elementary school studenｔ and students. The purpose is to promote environmental learning and food education activities to pass on the farmland and agriculture remaining in the city to the next generation.
19 farms: 1.18ha (as of the end of March, R2/3)
Citizen's Cultivation Garden-My favorite vegetables in my own section-
You can freely grow vegetables on a farm established in a good environment surrounded by farmland.
The Yokohama Agricultural Cooperative establishes and operates land from farmers.
Farm 5: 1.04ha (as of the end of March, R2/3)
Overview of Citizens' Cultivation Gardens
|Area of section||About 30 square meters|
|Period of use||One year (up to five years can be renewed)|
As it varies according to farm, division, please refer to JA Yokohama farming department farming support section (representative 045-805-6612).
|Inquiries regarding recruitment||Please refer to JA Yokohama farming department farming support section (representative 045-805-6612).|
A photo of Riverside Farm KamoiMidori Ward
Municipal Farm Shiba Seaside Farm
Photo of Shiba Seaside Farm (Kanazawa Ward
The Yokohama Agricultural Cooperative is a farm that has been established and managed in Shiba-cho, Kanazawa-ku by the Municipal Farm Maintenance Promotion Act. The farm, located on a hill facing the sea, has about 500 rental sections, with rest areas, water supply facilities, and a management building.
○Please contact the following for information about Shiba Seaside Farm.
JA Yokohama Shiba Farm Management Office: 045-785-6844
Tsurumi, Kanagawa, Hodogaya, Asahi, Kohoku, Midori, Aoba, and Tsuzuki municipal farms(If you want to know the location of a nearby farm, apply for or consult a farm establishment, etc.)
Northern Agricultural Administration Office
Mail: [email protected]
Tsuzuki Ward General Government Building 4F
About municipal farm of each ward of west, middle, south, Konan, Isoko, Kanazawa, Tozuka, Sakae, Izumi, Seya(If you want to know the location of a nearby farm, apply for or consult a farm establishment, etc.)
Nanbu Agricultural Administration Office
Tel: 045-8686-8491Mail: [email protected]
Totsuka Ward General Government Building 8F
About general system of municipal farm business
Environmental Planning Bureau Agricultural Administration Promotion Division
Mail: [email protected]
New City Hall 23F