Bac Lieu shifts to organic rice farming Business

Bac Lieu shifts to organic rice farming

The transition to organic farming has emerged as an effective solution for the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu to cut costs and promote sustainable agricultural production.
Ben Tre develops marine economy Business

Ben Tre develops marine economy

With a 65-km long coastline running through three districts and a special economic zone (SEAZ) of nearly 20,000 sq.km, the southern province of Ben Tre has advantages for developing the sea-based economy.
Tien Giang to expand aquatic farming area to over 10,500 ha Business

Tien Giang to expand aquatic farming area to over 10,500 ha

The districts of Go Cong Dong and Tan Phu Dong, which form key saline and brackish water aquaculture areas in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang, are targeting to have more than 10,500 ha of water surface area serving aquatic farming, mostly shrimp, this year.
Vietnam’s capital of shrimp farming Business

Vietnam’s capital of shrimp farming

Vietnam has 30 provinces raising tiger prawn and whiteleg shrimp, of which the Mekong delta province of Ca Mau is leading in both the farming area and output. Ca Mau has chosen shrimp farming as a key industry prioritized for development.
Ca Mau moves to expand world-standard shrimp farming Business

Ca Mau moves to expand world-standard shrimp farming

The southernmost province of Ca Mau is applying itself to developing intensive and super-intensive shrimp farming along with alternative shrimp - rice culture and integrated shrimp - forest cultivation models under international standards.
Tien Giang aquaculture area, output edge up Business

Tien Giang aquaculture area, output edge up

Farmers in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang are raising the fry of high - value aquatic species on an area of more than 6,000ha this year, up marginally from last year, according to the province’s Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Environment monitoring project in mangroves launched in Ca Mau Environment

Environment monitoring project in mangroves launched in Ca Mau

An environment monitoring project for mangrove aquaculture (AQUAM) in Ca Mau was kicked off on January 15 by the Mekong Delta province's Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Australia’s University of Queensland and the Greenfield Consulting and Development Ltd (GFD).