VOV.VN -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is set to hold a third dialogue with farmers in early August to remove difficulties farmers encounter in agricultural production.
VOV.VN - Hordes of farmers in Thanh Oai district of Hanoi have to bring flashlights with them to sow rice at night instead of doing so in the daytime when temperatures can reach above 40 degrees Celsius.
A friendship exchange between Vietnamese, Lao and Cambodian farmers wrapped up in Da Lat city, the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, on December 2.
Farmers in the Mekong Delta are growing more new flower varieties for the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival, which falls on January 25.
Almost 20 years ago, Vu Tri Long, now 50 years old, was listed as a poor man in Village 5, Song Cau Town, Dong Hy District in the northern mountainous province of Thai Nguyen.
VOV.VN -With the harvest season approaching, the rice fields of An Giang province have started to ripen, creating stunning images of vast yellow fields.
Some 400 pomelo, durian and coffee farmers from Highlands, South-eastern and Mekong Delta provinces are attending seven classes for advanced training in agronomy, cultivation techniques and integrated pest management.
VOV.VN - Farmers in Luc Ngan district in the northern province of Bac Giang are enjoying a bumper harvest and high prices due to the peak lychee harvest season beginning.
The Farmers Association in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang plans to expand the breeding of ba khia (Sesarma mederi), a mangrove crab species, in protective mangrove forests in An Bien district.
In 2018, Vietnam’s total rice exports reached 6.15 million tonnes, with export turnover of 3.15 billion USD. The industry saw a 5.7 percent increase in volume and a 19.6 percent increase in value compared to 2017.
VOV.VN - Local residents of Thanh Hung commune in Dien Bien district in the northern province are busy preparing flowers and ornamental plants for the upcoming Lunar New Year Festival (Tet).
VOV.VN -Farmers in Van Giang Village have been busy in recent days as ornamental red mandarin trees planted in pots are in high demand in the build-up to Tet.
The settlement of issues regarding agriculture, farmers and rural areas is an important political task of the entire Party and people until 2020 and the years beyond, said a Party official.
Poverty alleviation programmes aiming to help people in mountainous areas of central Quang Ngai province are ineffective and unsustainable, local authorities said.
The use of advanced farming techniques has resulted in high profits for organic cocoa farmers in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has highlighted the leading role of cooperatives in connecting farmers with businesses, towards promoting strong and effective agricultural production and consumption.
Acting State President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has urged the Vietnam Farmers’ Union (VNFU) to accelerate the movement “Farmers 4.0” aiming to apply scientific and technological advances to create farm produce of better quality and generate higher economic benefits for farmers.
VOV.VN - The mountain district of Duc Linh in Binh Thuan province is encouraging local farmers to grow mulberries and raise silkworms using new techniques and seedlings. Their profitability is three times that of traditional crops.
A festival featuring the “thanh tra pomelo”, a specialty of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, opened in Hue city on August 31 to promote the trademark of the product as well as tourism in the former royal capital city.
The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang is expanding its specialised growing zone for dragon fruit, a fruit that has helped several local farmers become rich.