This friendly fellow greets visitors to Kaminada which must have the highest scarecrow population in all of Ehime! (Photo: L. MacLean)

The Scarecrows of Kaminada

From the friendly to the frightening

L. MacLean   - 1 min read

Traditional, cute, and scary scarecrows can be found at Kaminada and other places in Ehime during the rice growing season. While the rural population is falling all the time, the population of scarecrows seems to increase. Coincidence?

L. MacLean

L. MacLean @l.maclean

I'm a Canadian living in Japan for twenty years, and I think Ehime is this country's best-kept secret.