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Tokachi

 

a river in Japan, in the southeastern part of the island of Hokkaido. The Tokachi measures 196 km in length and drains an area of 8,780 sq km. The river originates on the eastern slopes of the Taisetsu-zan, flows across the Tokachi Plain, and empties into the Pacific Ocean. The portion that flows across the plain is navigable for vessels with a small water displacement. The cities of Obihiro, Makubetsu, and Ikeda are located on the Tokachi.

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Tokachi Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives (TFAC) is the major organization producing and distributing rhizobial biofertilizer since 1953.
The project to pioneer a motorsport hybrid system began in 2006 and in July 2007 a Toyota Supra became the first-ever hybrid winner, in the Tokachi 24 Hours.
In 1926, 144 people were left dead or missing after the eruption of Mount Tokachi in northern Japan, according to Japan's meteorological agency.
The move to a four-wheel drive hybrid sees TOYOTA return to a concept which has been part of its racing hybrid development since 2007, when the four-wheel drive Supra HV-R became the first hybrid to win an endurance race, the Tokachi 24 Hours.
quake was the central part of the Tokachi region in Hokkaido, at a depth of about 120 kilometers, according to Japan Meteorological Agency.
4 and hit in the Tokachi region in southern Hokkaido, at a depth of 75 miles.
Prevalence of tick-borne Rickettsia and Ehrlichia in Ixodes persulcatus and Ixodes ovatus in Tokachi district, Eastern Hokkaido, Japan.
Parasitism by tachinid flies (Diptera, Tachinidae) of heteropterous insects in Tokachi, Hokkaido.
The tests under the Tokachi E10 project are being organized by Tokachi Zaidan, a Hokkaido-based foundation, in the Tokachi region of the northernmost Japanese prefecture with a subsidy from the Ministry of Environment.
Bydd y ras hon yn cael ei chynnal yn ardal Tokachi ar ynys Hokkaido, ac mae nifer wedi cymharu'r trac i ras Seland Newydd gyda'r llwybr yn droellog a charegog.
Distribution and sources of organic matter in surficial sediments on the shelf and slope off Tokachi, western North Pacific, inferred from C and N stable isotopes and C/N ratio.