The harvest of Tamba chestnuts, a specialty of the Tamba region that straddles Kyoto and Hyogo prefectures, is at its peak in the northern part of the prefecture. At a farm in Fukuchiyama City, shiny reddish-brown fruits peek out from the burrs, giving a sense of the depth of autumn.

Articles are excerpts from reports and news in the Kyoto Shimbun. Due to automatic translation, some expressions may not be accurate.