Township in eastern Taiwan holds competition for most popular canola flower field

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taitung’s Chihshang Township (池上鄉) is holding a competition for the most popular field of canola flowers, which were planted as green manure after the second crop of...

Takeshi Kaneshiro tree is the hottest tourist destination in Taitung County during LNY

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The Takeshi Kaneshiro tree is the most popular tourist destination in Taitung County during the Lunar New Year holiday, according to the statistics of the county government&rsquo...

Farmer reproduces Taitung's landmark tree

Taipei, Sept. 1 (CNA) A local farmer has successfully propagated three plants from the famous "Takeshi Kaneshiro tree" in Chihshang Township in Taitung County, which was uprooted during a storm earl...

Iconic tree in Taitung to get new lease on life

Taipei, July 24 (CNA) It is currently just a pale shadow of the attraction that once drew crowds of hundreds each day, but things are looking up for "that tree" to return to its former glory. T...

EVA Air apologizes for commercial's impact on farmers

Taipei, July 7 (CNA) A top executive of EVA Airways, Taiwan's second largest airline, apologized to rice growers in Chihshang Township of Taitung County on Monday for the impact caused by a commerc...