Tag: "farmers"

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.

Nguyen Hoang Nam and inventions for farmers

Nguyen Hoang Nam and inventions for farmers

VOV.VN - With no formal mechanical training, only diligence and creativity, Nguyen Hoang Nam of Tra Vinh province, has invented several pieces of technical equipment for farmers. His electronic and mechanical innovations are really practical and useful for agricultural production.

New compensation regulations issued

New compensation regulations issued

Aquaculture farmers directly affected by natural disasters and epidemics will receive compensation ​worth up to VND60 million (US$2,600) per hectare, according to Decree No 2 issued by the Government last week.

The structure of a traditional Viet village

The structure of a traditional Viet village

VOV.VN - An outgrowth of wet rice civilization, Viet villages are characteristically agricultural villages. The structure of a Viet village is adapted to rice farming and constitutes Vietnam’s typical rural space.

Tay Ninh province plans higher income for farmers

Tay Ninh province plans higher income for farmers

By developing an agricultural value chain, the southern province of Tay Ninh expects to raise its agricultural GDP and average farmer income per year from the current figures of US$3 billion and US$1,500 to US$8 billion and US$5,000, respectively, after five years.