Kimura Akinori (Abe Sadao) and his wife Mieko (Kanno Miho) opens an apple orchard in their hometown of Hirosaki, Aomori Prefecture. Due to Meiko's allergic reaction to pesticides, Akinori Kimura has to grow his apples without the aid of chemicals. Because of this challenge, his family endures hardships and suffers severe financial difficulties. Kimura Akinori even contemplates suicide. A miracle then happens.