The wood charcoal production and sales company Onishi Forestry, located in the Pacific Ocean adjacent town of Shiraoi in Central Hokkaido, is holding a "Takibi Cafe" in its "Bubetsu Forest Camping ...
In January of this year, two foreign students from Mongolia joined the new Hokkaido Sakae High School sumo team that started last spring. According to the Sumo Division of the Hokkaido High School Physical Education Federation, this is the first time foreign students from Mongolia have joined a high school sumo team.
Shiraoi Town beef cattle ranch Yoshida Bokujo owner Mr. Yoshida shipped and entered Shiraoi beef in a beef cattle competition fair held in Obihiro City in November. He won the top award for the No. 1 position in all of Hokkaido.
July 15, 2020
The National Ainu Museum and Park (Upopoy) serves as a base for the revival of the culture of the Ainu, an indigenous people of Hokkaido. It opened on July 12 in Shiraoi Town, central Hokkaido. Upopoy means “singing (in a large group)” in the Ainu language.