Blockchain technology improves farm produce’s value Sci-Tech

Blockchain technology improves farm produce’s value

In the era of Industry 4.0, blockchain technology is touted as a means to trace the origin of agricultural products, helping local firms improve productivity and competitive capacity, heard a conference in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on July 3.
GS1 numbering promoted to ensure food safety, traceability Sci-Tech

GS1 numbering promoted to ensure food safety, traceability

The application of Global Standard One (GS1) number and bar coding is significant to getting to grips with food traceability and safety, said Nguyen Hoang Linh, Deputy Head of the Directorate for Standards, Metrology and Quality under the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Quality assurance key for modern trade Business

Quality assurance key for modern trade

Quality assurance is the first factor that enables a product to enter supermarkets, delegates told a recent discussion on bringing goods into the modern retail channel held in Ho Chi Minh City.
Ministry pledges to back safe food initiative Business

Ministry pledges to back safe food initiative

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development fully supports the initiative of setting up a Food Transparency Association aiming to connect producers in supplying clean and safe foodstuffs.
Forum looks to boost farmers' efficiency Society

Forum looks to boost farmers' efficiency

An expected increase in demand for farm produce offers the agricultural sector in the Mekong Delta great potential for development, but it should improve its efficiency.