January 23, 2021 | 20:16 GMT +7

Vietnam to increase domestic coffee consumption

Vietnam to increase domestic coffee consumption

As coffee export was forecast to face many difficulties this year, the industry would promote the domestic consumption as an important solution to reduce export pressure. 

Management Board for Forestry Projects effectively attracts ODA

Management Board for Forestry Projects effectively attracts ODA

On 15 January 2021 in Hanoi, the Management Board for Forestry Projects organized the review Conference on 2020 activities and implementation of key tasks in 2021.

Expanded market - a key for sustainable development of Vietnam’s wood chip industry

Expanded market - a key for sustainable development of Vietnam’s wood chip industry

Vietnam’s wood chip companies would pay more attention to diversify their importers instead of heavily relying on some conventional importing market as currently.

VN-Japan agricultural co-operation strengthened in 2020-2024

VN-Japan agricultural co-operation strengthened in 2020-2024

Agricultural co-operation programmes will be more strengthened in the period of 2020-2024 between two governments of Viet Nam and Japan.

CMD-resistant cassava varieties found

CMD-resistant cassava varieties found

Among 157 imported and 250 domestic cassava varieties, 8 have been found to develop resistance to Cassava mosaic virus disease (CMD).

Research and transfer new varieties of seeds as the key element of the forestry sector

Research and transfer new varieties of seeds as the key element of the forestry sector

New varieties of seeds put in production have brought the yield of planted forests from less than 10m3/ha/year in the period before 2000-2010 to 15-20m3/ha/year in the period 2015-2020

Set target for 8 billion high-quality shrimp seeds per year in Quang Ninh

Set target for 8 billion high-quality shrimp seeds per year in Quang Ninh

After one – year implementation, the Complex of high – tech shrimp seed production, super – intensive shrimp farming and seafood processing of Viet – Uc Group has operated effectively.

Vietnam to produce domestically African swine fever vaccine in 2021

Vietnam to produce domestically African swine fever vaccine in 2021

In response to National Assembly delegates, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong (MARD) said that, testing of some domestically produced vaccine batches got very positive results.

Vinh Phuc promotes cow raising on bio-buffer

This is a model of cow raising on bio-buffer of Khong Minh Tuan, a farmer in Nghia Hung commune, Vinh Tuong district, Vinh Phuc province.

Deep processing creates high-value agricultural products

Deep processing creates high-value agricultural products

Deep processing of agricultural products have helped farmers of the countries where do not have favourable conditions for agricultural production such as Japan get rich.

US$ 130 million invested to make Vietnamese pork reach the European standard

US$ 130 million invested to make Vietnamese pork reach the European standard

In addition to investing VND 3 trillion in the two chilled meat processing complexes, Masan has been actively employing the advanced “farm to fork” strategy to bring the best-quality pork to customers.

Sheep herders hear bells of growth

Sheep herders hear bells of growth

Thousands of farmers in the central province of Ninh Thuan have benefited from raising sheep which helps to develop the breeding of horny cattle in the province.

An Giang to quadruple area planting vegetables, fruit trees in next decade

An Giang to quadruple area planting vegetables, fruit trees in next decade

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang has set a target to quadruple the area planting vegetables and fruit trees in the next decade compared to the current area.

Hi-tech shrimp farming booms in Quang Ninh

Hi-tech shrimp farming booms in Quang Ninh

Households in the northern province of Quang Ninh province have applied high technologies in their shrimp farming, earning billions of dong each year. 

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