Yeoncheon is included in Chugaryeong Region in the
center of the Korean Peninsula and is the northernmost part of Gyeonggi-do.
It is known for beautiful natural landscapes and fertile soils.
rice is produced in the pollution-free soils of the Demilitarized
Zone.Small lots of rice-paddy fields and top class soils produce
Yeoncheon’s famous quality rice.
As Yeoncheon Rice is cultivated
in Yeoncheon’s fertile soils using the clean water of Imjin River
from the north, it is found in the market in two different brands:
「Namtobuksu Rice」 and 「Imjin River Rice」.