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— by Ben K, grape Japan: When Japanese melons are mentioned, people often think of Yubari City in Hokkaido, home of the famous Yubari melon, but in fact, Ibaraki Prefecture is number one in the land when it comes to both production volume and consumption of melons, and there are many varieties to choose from…

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