Giant misspelling in rice field art warms Japan’s heart, so farmers decide to roll with it【Video】

Originally published on Sora News by Casey Baseel

Mistake took months to be noticed, but it’ll be sticking around.

As we head towards mid-summer, Japan’s rice paddies take on extra-vibrant hues, and some become doubly beautiful thanks to the recent trend of rice field art. By planting differently colored strains of rice plants in carefully laid out arrangements in the spring, or strategically leaving certain parts of the field bare, come summer beautiful images will emerge as an agricultural mosaic.

Motoyama, Kochi Prefecture, may not get as intricate as the towns that put together salutes to Godzilla and Dragon Quest, but its farmers have been creating

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