Israeli firm supports advanced agriculture in Vinh Long

The Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long launched a cooperation project with Dagan group from Israel on January 6.

The Israeli group will transfer hi-tech farming techniques to the province and help with the research on aquacultural potential in local areas.

The cooperation also involves the breeding of Koi carps for export.

Besides, Dagan group will assist Vinh Long in establishing farming models and a high-tech agricultural park.

Vinh Long is striving to raise annual agro-fishery production value to VND290 million (US$12,907) per hectare by 2020, based on the expansion of advanced farms.