On Thursday, January 26, Governor Kabashima attended at "2016 (the 57th) Kumamoto agriculture contest meet commendation ceremony" held in Kumamoto terusa. The prefecture and agriculture group and 12 groups such as Kumamoto Nihon Shimbun host and this contest meet commends person of agriculture or organization working on improvement and local action of own farming positively, and are held every year for the purpose of planning promotion of agriculture, farm village.
shusho three points, excellent prize 27 points (shoot six points of special prizes), prize for local contribution 11 points, the conferment of one point of agriculture contribution Prize were performed with management body, rookie of the year, meal and three branches of agriculture this time.
The governor stated, "we carried out as meeting to become foothold of revival from Kumamoto earthquake, but we sincerely showed respect for approach such as showing exceptional effort and inventive idea for realization of advanced agriculture, the powerful leadership, and local, opening the result and realized "the real ability of Kumamoto agriculture" some other time." in greetings.