Although the Vietnamese Good Agriculture Practice (VietGap) was issued for seafood breeding five years ago, enterprises are not enthusiastic about using this standard as a qualification for their product exports.
The central province of Ninh Thuận plans to expand its grape cultivation area by 7,900 hectares, of which more than 2,550ha will be safe grape fields, according to the provincial People’s Committee.
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VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with the local authorities of Ha Noi on the fight against unhygienic food.
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Urban dwellers both in and outside of Vietnam can now own productive mango trees with a couple of clicks of their mouse, and never have to worry about not having the space.
The export value of domestic fruits and vegetables is expected to reach US$2.5 billion this year, surpassing the value of rice exports for the first time, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) announced.
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).
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With historic interest and relatively undisturbed natural areas, the authority in the Mekong delta Province of Hau Giang is working on the plan to develop community-based ecotourism products.
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The first safe farm products fair will be organized at Dong Ho restaurant’s courtyard at No. 195-197 Cao Thang Street in District 10 in Ho Chi Minh City from August 20-21.
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The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has licenced a hi-tech agriculture production project in Huong Tra town and coastal areas in Hue city with an investment of US$23.5 million.
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Environmentally conscious farmers and engineers in localities scattered throughout Vietnam’s Central Highlands are going to great lengths to adopt organic growing methods that leave traditional soil and hydroponics out of the equation.
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The 2016 Luc Ngan- Bac Giang Lychee Week was launched yesterday in Hanoi, aiming to close easily Bac Giang province’s cultivation produce with Hanoi consumers in the period of 2016-2020.
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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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