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Donations to farmers affected by foot-and-mouth epidemic in Miyazaki Prefecture

Representatives of Nishinihon Branch of Taiyo Oil and Nishinihon Taiyo SOLATO-kai, the association of distributors of Taiyo Oil, visited the head office of the Miyazaki Nichinichi Shimbun (Miyazaki) on July 8 in a gesture of support for cattle farmers who had been adversely affected by the foot-and-mouth epidemic in Miyazaki Prefecture. The visitors handed over donations totaling one million yen in their joint names. The donations will be passed on to affected farmers in the prefecture through the Community Chest of Miyazaki Prefecture.

We wish to express our profound sympathy for the plight of the affected cattle farmers and our sincere hope that their businesses will recover from the damage as soon as possible.

Donations to farmers affected by foot-and-mouth epidemic in Miyazaki Prefecture

Mr. Yoshii, General Manager, Nishinihon Branch (center) and Mr. Murayama, Vice Chairman, Nishinihon Taiyo SOLATO-kai (Representative Director and Chairman, Murayama Sekiyu Co., Ltd.) (right), hand the donations to Mr. Yukizaki, Manager, Welfare Section, Administrative Department, General Affairs Bureau, Miyazaki Nichinichi Shimbun.