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Tra fish prices on the rise

Tra fish prices on the rise

Prices of tra fish for processing have increased in response to high demand from the Cuu Long Delta provinces.

Sales of Tet items boom in HCM City

Sales of Tet items boom in HCM City

People are flocking to streets and shops in HCM City to shop for Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday, and sellers say sales are booming.

Farmers' Union promotes support for farmers

Farmers' Union promotes support for farmers

The Central Committee of the Vietnam Farmers' Union (the sixth tenure) held its 10th meeting in Hanoi on January 4 to review the 2016 implementation and set out tasks for 2017.

Cultivating science to instil food safety culture

Cultivating science to instil food safety culture

VOV.VN - Farmers and other actors in agribusiness need to embrace the science behind food practices and instil a new safety conscious culture, speakers told delegates at a recent forum in Ho Chi Minh City.

Dragon fruit growers seek more fresh-market outlets

Dragon fruit growers seek more fresh-market outlets

VOV.VN - Vietnam farm organizations are seeking higher, more competitive prices for dragon fruit, saying that shifting production away from the Chinese into higher-value fresh markets is in order.

Vietnamese dragon fruit struggles to find markets

Vietnamese dragon fruit struggles to find markets

Since exports of dragon fruit, mainly through the border with China, are volatile, farmers want the fruit to be promoted in the local market, heard a conference held by the Ministry of Trade and Industry and Binh Thuan province last week.

Soc Trang in pursuit of investments

Soc Trang in pursuit of investments

The Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang is endowed with geographic advantages to develop the agricultural and aquatic sectors.

Nghe An to have new high-tech pig farm

Nghe An to have new high-tech pig farm

Construction began on a high-tech pig-breeding farm invested by Masan Group in Ha Son commune, Quy Hop district, the central province of Nghe An, on November 5.

Vietnamese fruit need export support

Vietnamese fruit need export support

Vietnam has shown strong growth in fruit and vegetable exports in recent times, but for the sustainable development of exports more support from the State and enterprises is required.

HCM City dairy farmers encouraged to breed oxen

HCM City dairy farmers encouraged to breed oxen

The HCM City Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has advised dairy farmers having cows with low milk yields to switch to higher-yield cows or oxen for their meat.

JICA pinpoints challenges for Vietnam agriculture

JICA pinpoints challenges for Vietnam agriculture

VOV.VN - Greater effort by Vietnam agriculture is needed to ensure food safety and hygiene standards are put in place to protect consumers’ health, said speakers from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

Vietnam begins exporting mango to Australia

Vietnam begins exporting mango to Australia

Vietnam’s fresh mango was sold in several stores and supermarkets in Perth city in the state of Western Australia on September 21 after Agricare Vietnam Co., Ltd shipped one tonne of Cao Lanh green skin mango to the country.

Drought devastates local shrimp industry

Drought devastates local shrimp industry

VOV.VN - This year’s prolonged drought and saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta has destroyed more than 81,000 hectares of prime shrimp breeding areas in eight provinces, says the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (Mard).