Tag: "farmers"

Vietnam boosts Agriculture 4.0

Vietnam boosts Agriculture 4.0

VOV.VN - Vietnam has made great strides in boosting agricultural development. Its agricultural production value, added values, product volume, and exports have grown.

Farmers' contributions to national development process praised

Farmers' contributions to national development process praised

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed that farmers serve as the cornerstone for national development process in his speech at the programme “Pride of Vietnamese Farmers during 30 Years of Renewal” on October 14 in Hanoi.

Experts urge organic fertiliser use

Experts urge organic fertiliser use

It is time to increase the production and use of organic fertilisers to foster organic farming, according to the Vietnam Fertiliser Association.

Party General Secretary meets with outstanding farmers

Party General Secretary meets with outstanding farmers

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Nguyen Phu Trong urged the farmer class to overcome difficulties and challenges in the context of international integration and climate change in order to reap more achievements in agricultural production.

Farmers with excellent achievements to be honoured

Farmers with excellent achievements to be honoured

The Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VFU) Central Committee on October 5 announced the list of 63 excellent farmers in 2017 and 24 typical individuals in agricultural production during the country’s three-decade reform process.

Agriculture research results remain on paper

Agriculture research results remain on paper

The provinces of Long An and Dong Nai have been unable to use high-quality research findings to boost agricultural development because they lack funds and are unable to match what farmers want, officials said.

Good farmers should be considered production core: Deputy PM

Good farmers should be considered production core: Deputy PM

Outstanding farmers should be put in the centre of production models, looking towards large-scale production, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh said at a congress of the Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VFU) in Hanoi on September 19.

Cai luong show to raise money for poor farmers

Cai luong show to raise money for poor farmers

Dozens of veteran and young cai luong (reformed theatre) artists and singers will perform at HCM City Theatre for a charity programme to raise funds for poor farmers living in the Mekong Delta provinces.

Temporary duties on fertiliser may hurt farmers

Temporary duties on fertiliser may hurt farmers

The imposition of temporary safeguard duties on DAP and MAP fertiliser imports into Vietnam, which came into effect on August 19, is an effort to help protect the domestic fertiliser industry but might push up production costs for farmers.

Corn demand expands, imports show steady growth

Corn demand expands, imports show steady growth

VOV.VN - Vietnamese imports of corn for the six months leading up to July 2017 jumped 5.6% year-on-year to 3.53 million tons, continuing last year’s upward tick, according to a report by the Crop Production Department.