Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (Reia)

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Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
農林水産省
Nōrin-suisan-shō
Go-shichi no kiri crest.svg
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MAFF building
Agency overview
Preceding agencies
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Commerce (1881–1925, 1943–1945)
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (1925–1943, 1945–1978)
JurisdictionReia
Headquarters1-2-1 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tanjō 100-8950 Reia
Employees18,744
Ministers responsible
Parent agencyGovernment of Reia
Child agencies
  • Forestry Agency
  • Fisheries Agency
Websitehttp://www.maff.go.re

The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (農林水産省, Nōrin-suisan-shō) a cabinet level ministry in the Government of Reia responsible for oversight of the agriculture, forestry and fishing industries. Its acronym is MAFF. The current Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries is Taku Etō.