An anti-tank mine exploded under a machine in a cassava plantation.
Agriculture Minister meets visiting US professors W. Ronnie Coffman and Max J. Pfeffer from Cornell University to discuss cooperation in a new project.
Chinese food-processing companies are scouring the local market for investment.
With demand for Cambodian cassava on the rise abroad, the government calls to up their stakes in the nation’s cassava industry.
According to local cassava associations, the price of the commodity is significantly higher than in previous years due to heightened demand in foreign markets.
Veng Sakhon, the Minister of Agriculture, says the government will promote contract farming to boost cassava production.
Government officials call for more private investment in cassava production, arguing it will help boost and diversify Cambodian exports.
Cambodia seeks Vietnamese investment to build factories that can process rubber and cassava.
The Ministry of Agriculture is alerting cassava farmers, traders, and importers about a new virus attacking cassava.
Cambodia will hold a cassava forum to strengthen cassava products.
The government will set up a national cassava policy and soon establish a steering committee to boost the production chain.
A Japanese delegation expresses its intention to invest in Cambodia’s agriculture sector, after meeting with Commerce Minister.
A one-year-old girl died yesterday and seven other children were hospitalised, along with a 26-year-old woman, after consuming cassava that was likely tainted with pesticides in Oddar Meanchey province.