How to say farm in Japanese

The Japanese word for farm.
The Japanese word for farm.

The Japanese word for farm is sakuba and the English loanword is fāmu. Both the Japanese and English loanword is used interchangeably throughout Japan. – The Fastest Way to Learn Japanese Guaranteed

Learn Japanese with

Interesting facts about farms in Japan

Around 20% of Japan’s landmass is suitable for farming and most of this land is used for crops as livestock farming is less popular. Rice is by far the most commonly grown crop followed by wheat and then potatoes.

One of the biggest problems Japanese farms are facing is an enormous shortage of farm workers. And to make matters worse, the number of farmers throughout the country has been on a decline. The Japanese Government plans to solve these problems through robotics and AI technology. Read more about it here.

Related Content