Binh Thuan speeds up agricultural restructuring Business

Binh Thuan speeds up agricultural restructuring

Accelerating agricultural restructuring towards national-scale, high-tech production has become a key goal for the central coastal province of Binh Thuan as it aims to reach an average 3.3-3.8 percent annual growth for its agro-forestry-fishery sector during the 2018-2020 period.
Vinh Phuc seeks to export farm products Business

Vinh Phuc seeks to export farm products

The northern province of Vinh Phuc plans to expand cultivation of its strongest exports in farm produce, such as red-flesh dragon fruit, Hong aromatic bananas and chayote (a type of gourd.)
Business

VietGap standards help promote sustainable aquaculture

Representatives from agencies, associations and businesses and farmers in aquaculture have gathered in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang for a workshop on the application of VietGap standards in the sector’s sustainable development.
Mekong Delta targets 2.6 bln USD in shrimp exports Business

Mekong Delta targets 2.6 bln USD in shrimp exports

Exporters from the Mekong Delta are striving to rake in 1.3 billion USD from selling shrimp abroad in the latter half of this year, bringing the year’s export earnings from the product to 2.6 billion USD, or an annual rise of 2.2 percent.
Good practices key to sustainable growth Business

Good practices key to sustainable growth

Good agricultural practices (GAP) are considered the main strategy for developing Vietnam's farming. They involve turning out safe and high-quality produce that can be certified free of any dangerous toxins.
Society

Creative models boost rural development in Binh Duong

The emulation movement of “Good farmer in production and business” has been promoted among farmers in Tan Uyen district, the southern province of Binh Duong. Thanks to this movement, the life of farmers in the province has improved considerably.
Business

Rural economy reaps late-ripening longan benefits

The Hanoi Crop Development Centre recently reviewed the pilot model for the intensive cultivation of late-ripening longan in Dai Thanh Commune, Hoai Duc District. The economic efficiency of the model is reported as six to seven times higher than rice cultivation and also the highest among fruits. The Vietnam Economic News Online reports.
Business

Rural economy reaps late-ripening longan benefits

The Hanoi Crop Development Centre recently reviewed the pilot model for the intensive cultivation of late-ripening longan in Dai Thanh Commune, Hoai Duc District. The economic efficiency of the model is reported as six to seven times higher than rice cultivation and also the highest among fruits. The Vietnam Economic News Online reports.
Business

Seminar promotes safer agri-food chain

Thirteen out of 14 pilot models for vegetable production nationwide have received VietGap certificates as part of the Food and Agricultural Products Quality Development and Control Project (FAPQDCP).