CRF calls on rice miller members to purchase wet paddy at an affordable price.
Armed with a stick, a floral-shirted scarecrow with a plastic pot for a head stands guard in front of a rural Cambodian home – a sentry erected by superstitious farmers to ward off Coronavirus.
When autumn arrives, the climate becomes cool and fresh, the air redolent with the fragrance of melons, fruits, and ripe rice.
There is no doubt that while most of the other sectors are likely to see negative growth, agriculture will deliver a reasonably healthy positive growth.
Floods and drought are now the major problems hitting farmers and affecting exports.
Ministry provides fish and frog breeds to aquaculture farmers in Nitean commune.
“COVID-19 has affected us to some extent, but it will never defeat us,” Prime Minister Hun Sen told farmers.
Agriculture Ministry asks its officials to find markets for local produce for farmers.
Agriculture producers and farmers are urged to be strict on sanitary and phytosanitary.
Banteay Meanchey authorities urge farmers to form cooperative communities.
Gov’t reduces the import of pigs to support local farmers.
Officials to distribute free vegetable seeds to farmers and garment workers.
Ministry issues measures for farmers to follow to boost crop cultivation.
Vietnamese merchants are their main source of buyers for many crops.
Khmer Times speaks to affected farmers to highlight their plight.
China provides 1,500 biodigester tanks for distribution to farmers in 7 provinces.
A poor community-supporting NGO warned that natural lakes in Phnom Penh are on the brink of disappearing, and if nothing is done, many will lose their homes and sources of income.
Farmers who irrigate fields from the West Baray area are asked to conserve water.
CRF fights back against claims that the current price of paddy is too low.
The harvest season of paddy rice has almost come to an end.
The burning of stubble left in the fields of north India after the harvesting of paddy – rice with husk – causes a severe spike in air pollution.
Police arrest a man suspected of killing two farmers over a land dispute.
The Senate agreed to provide 40,000 hectares for planting bamboo and rattan.
The Senate agrees to provide 40,000 hectares for planting bamboo and rattan.
Prime Minister Hun Sen urges rice farmers to abstain from using chemical fertilizers.
The World Bank to provide about $60 million to improve poor farmers’ livelihoods.
When it comes to feeding the world, no one deserves more recognition than family farmers. Not only do they produce most of the world’s food but more importantly they also provide food that keeps people and the planet healthy.
Agriculture Ministry is encouraging companies to begin planting Japonica rice.
RDB announces a new $2-million programme to boost agricultural production.
Vietnam’s salt farmers toil in the sweltering sun to eke out a meagre living, increasingly battered by imports of the mineral and also climate woes.