Agricultural sector takes actions against drought Society

Agricultural sector takes actions against drought

The people’s committees of provinces and cities across the country have been ordered to outline plans to fight drought and saline intrusion in the context of low water levels in many reservoirs, making it hard to provide sufficient water for agriculture production during the dry season 2018-2019.

Dak Nong suffers from severe drought

About 12,000 hectares of crops in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong—mainly coffee and rice—are suffering from the effects of prolonged drought.

Central, southern localities asked to use water efficiently

Localities in the central, Central Highlands and southeast regions have been urged to intensify measures to prevent drought impacts and control saltwater intrusion to ensure adequate water supply for irrigation during the Winter-Spring rice crop.