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Experts call for increasing economic value of straw

Experts call for increasing economic value of straw

Experts called for making better use of straw – an agricultural by-product abundant in Vietnam’s biggest rice cultivating area of Mekong Delta - during a seminar held in southern Can Tho city on January 23.

Norway willing to share experience in clean energy development with Hanoi

Norway willing to share experience in clean energy development with Hanoi

Norway is willing to share its experience in boosting the use of clean and renewable energies with Vietnam, particularly Hanoi capital city, Norwegian Ambassador to Vietnam Grete Lochen affirmed when being received by Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on December 6.

Quang Tri selects local products to join national staples

Quang Tri selects local products to join national staples

The central province of Quang Tri has chosen coffee, pepper and shrimp to join the chain of national key products as they have competitive advantages, said the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Local agricultural products need more support

Local agricultural products need more support

Vietnam’s agricultural sector should focus on developing the economic value of domestic plant varieties by ensuring their output and protecting branding, instead of importing large amounts of other plant varieties.

Ca Mau develops ecological crab farming

Ca Mau develops ecological crab farming

The southernmost province of Ca Mau plans to develop extensive crab farming, especially in ecological environment, to improve its economic value and serve exports, said Deputy Director of the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Chau Cong Bang.

Cashew farming area in Central Highlands shrinks

Cashew farming area in Central Highlands shrinks

Cashew growing area in the Central Highlands provinces of Dak Lak, Gia Lai, Kon Tum, Dak Nong and Lam Dong has decreased sharply after local farmers replaced cashews by other crops due to degenerate old trees, pestilent insects and low production.

Prices of Vietnam black pepper drop

Prices of Vietnam black pepper drop

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) announced recent drops in pepper prices, both domestic and exported, in October.

Tra hoa vang festival opens in Quang Ninh

Tra hoa vang festival opens in Quang Ninh

A festival on Tra hoa vang (scientifically known as camellia chrysantha) is underway in the northern province of Quang Ninh, with the aim of promoting the plant’s medical and economic value.

Oman eyes highway, water works

Oman plans to increase investment in highway and water supply projects in Vietnam, the Middle Eastern emirate's sovereign wealth fund said.