On March 30, the Ministry of the Environment upgraded the Akkeshi Prefectural Natural Park (in Akkeshi, Kushiro and Hamanaka in the Kushiro region of eastern Hokkaido) to a quasi-national park, and...
Refreshing sauna and delicious oysters at Lake Akkeshi lakeside! New service to be commercialized within yearMarch 31
With the goal of making the outdoor sauna a new Akkeshi hallmark, the Akkeshi located private sector organization "Rokuseikai" held a test "Oysters & Sauna" event at the lakeside of Lake Akkeshi on March 12.
To make mizunara oak casks for whiskey production at Kenten Jitsugyo Akkeshi Distillery, lumber harvesting was conducted in Hokkaido prefectural forest area in Akkeshi Town, located in east Hokkaido's Kushiro region.
Sep. 20, 2020
On August 28, harvesting started in eastern Hokkaido's Akkeshi Town in for two-rowed barley to be used in making whiskey.
Sep. 9, 2020
The first auction of the year for sanma fish (Pacific saury) was held on the morning of August 24 at Akkeshi Market in the eastern Hokkaido town of Akkeshi. The auction was for sanma that was harvested through the main eastern Hokkaido offshore sanma catching style of stick-held dip net fishing.