Funabashi is well-known for delicious
pears and there are about 160 pear growing farmers and about 100 farmers’
direct sale stands. The annual production is estimated about 1.7 billion yen.
Among the cultivated pears variety, Kosui shares approx.60%, followed by Hosui,Niitaka and others.
In order to enable customers enjoying
the best pears, Funabashi pear growers wish to harvest only fully ripened pears
and sell directly to customers, through the quick home delivery and the
farmers’ direct sale stands.
For gifts, 5 kgs or 10kgs unit packed
in the carton boxes, is popular and delivered to the customers within 1-2days
through the quick home delivery.
The service starts usually from mid
In addition, there can be seen a lot
of improvised farmers’ stands selling pears, towards mid August till late
September, along the prefectural road Route 288.
Let’s try delicious FunabashiPears,
just picked in this morning !