An Giang farmers switch over to new-generation corn plants

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

The majority of farmers in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang have switched to new generation corn plants to save production costs and improve productivity.

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New generation corn turns around countryside poverty

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

Vietnamese farmers are getting rich by applying science and technology to their plantations.

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Kien Giang: WB-funded project helps change old farming practices

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Báo Dân Trí English 2 month(s) ago

A World Bank-funded project has improved capacity of agricultural cooperatives in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang and helped change the farming practices of local farmers.

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Vietnamese farmer uses weaver ants as ‘pesticide’

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 4 month(s) ago

A cocoa farmer in Vietnam has been using weaver ants rather than traditional pesticides to kill off pests and bugs on his land.

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Contaminated pepper seized in Binh Phuoc

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Báo Dân Trí English 4 month(s) ago

Police in the southern province of Binh Phuoc has just raided a local pepper trader found mixing chemicals into their product.

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Vietnam spends $906,000 on pesticide import from China a day

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SaiGon GP English 8 month(s) ago

Vietnam is spending VND20.5 billion (US$906,000) on importing pesticides from China a single day, the Ministry of Industry and Trade reported.

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PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc holds high hopes for agriculture

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Báo Dân Trí English 8 month(s) ago

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said Vietnam must have a dynamic, smart and sustainable agriculture sector, considering developing this as one of the most difficult tasks before it, but one essential to modernising the national economy.

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APVMA concludes glyphosate does not pose a cancer risk to humans

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Báo Đầu Tư English 10 month(s) ago

The Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority (APVMA) has completed its assessment of the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) report on glyphosate and other recent assessments and has concluded that glyphosate does not pose a cancer risk to humans when used in accordance with the label instructions.

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Gov't orders rice exporters to check shipments to US

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Báo Đầu Tư English 10 month(s) ago

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has ordered Viet Nam's rice exporters to closely control the quality of rice exported to the US, after some exports were rejected.

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US rejects rice because of pesticide residues

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Báo Dân Trí English 10 month(s) ago

Vietnam may lose its foothold in the US if it can't address the overuse of pesticides by farmers.

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PM inspects food safety at vegetable market

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Báo Đầu Tư English 10 month(s) ago

Small businesses should not sell low-quality food products that come from unclear sources, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc said to fruit vendors in the capital’s Hoàn Kiếm District early this morning.

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Vietnamese tea still suffers quality headaches

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Báo Dân Trí English 12 month(s) ago

Vietnamese tea still suffers quality headaches

The Vietnam Industry and Trade Centre report for the first seven months of this year confirmed the country as the fifth largest tea exporter, but added that export value was limited.

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SFC wants to buy more than 30 per cent of Foodsaco

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Báo Đầu Tư English 13 month(s) ago

SFC wants to buy more than 30 per cent of Foodsaco

Sai Gon Fuel Joint Stock Company (SFC) registered to buy over 9.7 million shares, or nearly 33 per cent, of stakes in HCM Food One Member Company (Foodcosa) when the firm auctioned its shares in an initial public offering this week.

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Vietnam’s Vingroup debuts greenhouse veggies

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 14 month(s) ago

Vietnam’s Vingroup debuts greenhouse veggies

Vietnamese conglomerate Vingroup’s subsidiary has introduced its own greenhouse produce, including baby veggies and other hydroponic greens.

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Vinamilk’s organic products meet US standards

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SaiGon GP English 14 month(s) ago

Vinamilk’s organic products meet US standards

The Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Co. (Vinamilk) on June 14 launched its organic milk products meeting the US Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s standards.

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