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New coffee project to benefit 15,000 farmers

New coffee project to benefit 15,000 farmers

A project to develop the Buon Ma Thuot coffee brand is expected to benefit more than 15,000 farmers who live in a poor commune in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak.

Vietnam fails to score big in Egyptian fish market

Vietnam fails to score big in Egyptian fish market

VOV.VN - Consumption of fish is a traditional and vital component of the Egyptian diet, and a primary source of inexpensive animal protein for the growing population, said Vietnam Trade Counsellor Pham The Cuong recently.

Ninh Thuan farmers make fortune with VietGap grapes

Ninh Thuan farmers make fortune with VietGap grapes

Thanks to technical assistance and training from NinhThuan’s Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in recent years, many farmers in the central province have successfully applied the VietGap model in grape growing.

Deputy Minister: VINACAFE equitisation a must

Deputy Minister: VINACAFE equitisation a must

The Vietnam National Coffee Corporation (VINACAFE) will begin equitisation in the third quarter of this year, according to Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Ha Cong Tuan.

Egg farmers, producers cry foul over new import quotas

Egg farmers, producers cry foul over new import quotas

VOV.VN - New regulations increasing the import quota on eggs coming into Vietnam has ruffled the feathers of farmers and producers, who say the limits will only add to the problems of an already oversupplied market.

Coffee supply in Vietnam hits 3-year low

Coffee supply in Vietnam hits 3-year low

VOV.VN - Coffee prices in Dak Lak, the country’s largest coffee bean-growing province, stood at US$2.08-US$2.11 (VND47,300-VND48,000) per kg at the end of last week as stockpiles remain low.

Farmers hail land tax waiver

Farmers hail land tax waiver

An estimated 12.5 million people will be eligible for agriculture land tax exemption, leaving merely 77,000 people still subject to this tax.

Agricultural sector geared toward Thailand 4.0

Agricultural sector geared toward Thailand 4.0

The Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives has expressed readiness to develop Thai farmers as “Smart Farmers” who use technology and innovation with agricultural activities.

Dak Lak hosts contest for coffee farmers

Dak Lak hosts contest for coffee farmers

Nearly 190 coffee farmers in key coffee-growing districts in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak are taking part in a contest on coffee cultivation knowledge and techniques.

WB-funded project benefits central coastal provinces

WB-funded project benefits central coastal provinces

Dozens of thousands of farmers and fishermen in nine central coastal provinces have benefited from the Coastal Resources for Sustainable Development (CRSD) Project funded by the World Bank (WB) in the past years.

Foreign fruit generate high profits for Da Lat farmers

Foreign fruit generate high profits for Da Lat farmers

VOV.VN - Farmers in the central highland city of Da Lat have earned high profits from successfully growing some types of foreign fruit like Tamarillo tomato imported from Ecuador and Cara cara orange from Australia.

Vietnam helps Laos develop agriculture

Vietnam helps Laos develop agriculture

Construction on an agricultural service centre, the largest agricultural cooperation project between Vietnam and Laos, began in Laos’s northern Houaphan province on February 18.