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VietGap agriculture fair opens today in HCM City

VietGap agriculture fair opens today in HCM City

VOV.VN - An agriculture fair featuring produce farmed in compliance with VietGap and GlobalGap standards sponsored by the Department of Agriculture opened today (June 22) in Ho Chi Minh City.

China buys over 9,500 tons of lychees

China buys over 9,500 tons of lychees

VOV.VN - China remains a traditional and important market for Vietnamese lychees, according to the Bac Giang provincial Department of Industry and Trade.

Bac Giang to export half of lychee output

Bac Giang to export half of lychee output

The northern province of Bac Giang, a lychee farming hub of Vietnam, plans to export about 50,000 tonnes of “thieu” lychee, or 50% of its total output, in 2017, local officials said at a meeting on May 27.

Vietnam back to mulling macadamia nuts as cash crop

Vietnam back to mulling macadamia nuts as cash crop

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Macadamia Association has recommended once again that more farmers cultivate macadamia nuts as an alternative agriculture cash crop due to its relatively low input capital and high earnings potential.

Vietnamese fresh fruit segment loses the domestic market

Vietnamese fresh fruit segment loses the domestic market

VOV.VN -The Vietnam fresh fruit segment is brimming with untapped potential for production and export, says the Vietnam Vegetable and Fruit Association, but has lost the domestic market over food safety concerns.

Mango producer struggles to meet Australian standards

Mango producer struggles to meet Australian standards

VOV.VN - Vietnamese producers have been aiming to put mangos on the shelves of supermarkets in Australia for years, but have failed to do so due to the stringent sanitary and phytosanitary regulations that they must comply with.

Ninh Thuan farmers make fortune with VietGap grapes

Ninh Thuan farmers make fortune with VietGap grapes

Thanks to technical assistance and training from NinhThuan’s Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in recent years, many farmers in the central province have successfully applied the VietGap model in grape growing.

HCM City starts safe supply chains

HCM City starts safe supply chains

As part of a programme to create an agricultural supply chain by 2020, HCM City will build a safe supply chain each for vegetables, pork and seafood, open shops selling safe agricultural produce and develop brands for safe food markets.

Local fresh produce losing market share to Thailand

Local fresh produce losing market share to Thailand

VOV.VN -Hanoi Supermarket Association chair Vu Vinh Phu told stakeholders at a recent business conference that Vietnamese consumers have lost confidence in home grown fresh fruit and vegetables.

VietGap a windfall for shrimp farmers

VietGap a windfall for shrimp farmers

Led by high-tech methods, the VietGAP-compliant shrimp farming project is bringing previously unseen wealth to the southernmost province of Ca Mau.

Poultry firms react to avian flu risk

Poultry firms react to avian flu risk

A number of poultry producers and suppliers in HCM City have taken measures to protect their farms and slaughterhouses from the risk of an avian flu epidemic spreading to Vietnam given a worrying outbreak in China.

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.