A conference, held in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday, discussed how to promote consumption of lychee in the South.
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A concerted effort has been launched by markets, retailers and distributors to get Vietnamese southerners to eat lychee.
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The area under safe vegetables in HCM City topped 15,800 hectares last year, 18.9 percent up from 2011 when a programme to strengthen food security began, according to the city People’s Committee.
Customers look at a safe-vegetable product at a shop. The area under safe vegetables in HCM City topped 15,800 hectares last year. (Source: VNA)
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The first batches of Thieu litchi exported to the US and Australia last year are encouraging litchi farmers and spurring production in the Chi Linh and Thanh Ha districts of the northern province of Hai Duong. This success may help the litchi enter other demanding markets across the globe.
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The International Collaborating Centre for Aquaculture and Fisheries Sustainability and Oxfam have kicked off a project for sustainable and equitable shrimp production and value chain development in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta.
HCM City will host its annual Southern Fruit Festival at Suối Tiên Tourist Park in District 9 from June 1-9.
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Dong Thap’s specialties have been exported to the US, Japan, the Republic of Korea, China, and New Zealand.
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A conference was held in the northern province of Bac Giang on May 17 to discuss measures to promote consumption of “Thieu” lychee this year.
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Technology is regarded as the key to agricultural restructuring and the solution to tackling food security and agricultural produce quality.
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In a press brief at state-run Vissan Co, Vietnam's leading foodstuff processor yesterday, inspectors from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development announced decision to fine director Nguyen Van Toan who sold pigs with banned chemical Salbutamol.
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Seafood products meeting VietGap (Vietnamese Good Agriculture Practices) standards will be qualified for GlobalGap (Global Good Agricultural Practice) standards.
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HCM CITY - A trade co-operation programme between HCM City and 20 southern provinces over the last five years has significantly contributed to improving product quality, meet consumer demand and promote socio-economic development, a meeting heard in HCM City yesterday.
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Food prices began returning to normal on Sunday, the seventh day of the Lunar New Year, at markets in Ha Noi, due to abundant supply.
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