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More OCOP products to be certified

More OCOP products to be certified

Vietnam hopes to have 3,843 products qualified for standards of One Commune-One Product (OCOP) programmes by this year, said deputy minister of agriculture and rural development Tran Thanh Nam at a conference in Hanoi on January 9.

Forum promotes Vietnam-Japan agriculture cooperation

Forum promotes Vietnam-Japan agriculture cooperation

A forum to create connection and promote cooperation between Vietnamese and Japanese enterprises operating in agriculture was held by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) in Hanoi on September 19.

Exporters of farm produce face more checks in China

Exporters of farm produce face more checks in China

Vietnamese exports of agricultural products must meet food safety, quality and traceability requirements to China which now requires that exports be sent through official channels only, heard a recent workshop in Ho Chi Minh City.

Ministry questioned on resettlement for those affected by projects

Ministry questioned on resettlement for those affected by projects

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has been asked to clarify policies on compensation and support for resettlement when building irrigational and hydropower works; dam and reservoir safety; and measures to stabilise ethnic minorities’ lives in the northern mountainous region.

Seafood exports face barriers

Seafood exports face barriers

The seafood companies should work closer with various ministries such as trade and industry and foreign affairs to overcome trade barriers that hinder Vietnamese seafood exports, a top agriculture official said.

Developing Vietnam’s organic agriculture

Developing Vietnam’s organic agriculture

VOV.VN - Organic agriculture and environmentally friendly farming are a global trend. The world has approximately 43 million ha of organic farm land and the estimated global market for organic food is around US$80 billion.

Vietnamese exhibitors attends world food expo in Moscow

Vietnamese exhibitors attends world food expo in Moscow

VOV.VN - A large group of representatives from Vietnam were among the exhibitors from 65 countries at the opening Tuesday, September 11 of – World Food Moscow 2017 – at the Expocentre in the Russian capital.

Vietnamese rice logo contest underway

Vietnamese rice logo contest underway

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is excited to be hosting a logo contest aimed at picking a winning national design to make the Vietnamese rice brand stand out.

Measures strengthened to give a boost to agricultural exports

Measures strengthened to give a boost to agricultural exports

Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports are on track to reach the target of US$2.5 billion for 2016, yet the standstill in rice exports has made the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) more determined to carry out trade promotion activities on the Philippine market in the future.