Oldest Wagyu Brand – Omi Beef in Shiga Prefecture

The Shiga Prefectural Government has produced “The Premium Culinary Tour Shiga Prefecture,” a publicity video promoting the charms of Omi Beef, one of Japan’s top three “wagyu” beef brands. It is to be posted on YouTube in five languages. For more details, please click here.

Omi Beef – Having 400 years history in Japanese Wagyu

Japanese Black cattle have been bred in the bountiful natural environment of Shiga Prefecture for hundreds of years, and the traditional taste of Omi Beef has been passed down from the Edo Era (1603-1868) to the present time as Japan’s oldest brand of beef.