The Ministry of Economy and Finance yesterday launched a new $2-million fund to increase small farmers’ access to credit.
Striking truckers in Brazil disrupted supplies and exports from one of the world’s agricultural powerhouses, triggering the premature slaughter of millions of chickens as feed failed to reach farmers.
Nearly 100 unexploded ordnances are handed over to the authorities after farmers found them in Preah Vihear.
PM blasts a political party for claiming that the government pays more attention to factory workers than farmers.
The sky is clear this afternoon after a morning of heavy downpours. In Thmor Bang district, in the southeastern province of Koh Kong, a farmer walks towards the field to check on his crops. He is now planting banana and durian trees.
A group of farmers will travel to South Korea to study agricultural techniques.
Harvesting season starts for one of Southeast Asia’s most iconic fruits: the durian.
Rural Development Bank, a state-run financial institution, is calling on farmers to come together to form agricultural communities to gain access to cheaper credit, technical support and training.
A Myanmar court has found 33 farmers living next to a SEZ guilty of trespass.
Unusually rainy weather is keeping farmers away from the salt fields.
Exports of rubber rose moderately during the first three months of the year.
Svay Rieng Court charges a Vietnamese man for allegedly using counterfeit money.
At one time, farmers in Kandal province’s Chrey Thom could rely on field rats to supplement their income. Now, as Rama Ariadi finds out, only the remnants of this trade remain.
To mark the end of the harvest season and enjoy the fruit of farmers’ labour prior to the beginning of the rainy season, the traditional Khmer New Year is celebrated from April 13 or 14 to 16.
A pig-tailed macaque yanked at a coconut on a piece of string until it fell to the floor, a small victory for the simian student at a Malaysian school that trains monkeys to harvest fruit for farmers.
Agriculture Ministry and Rural Development Bank have discussed setting up a fund to support family rubber farmers.
Takeo governor requests Vietnamese farmers stop renting land along the border.
Oxfam and Amru Rice will launc a pilot programme based on smart technology.
The Ministry of Agriculture is prioritising the creation of agricultural communities throughout the nation.
Four Indonesian men have been arrested over the killing of an orangutan.
A free app is the new weapon in the war against the dreaded stem borer moth.
Last year, rice exports increased by 17.3 percent, reaching 635,679 tonnes.
Ministry of Agriculture signs a (MoU) to produce 1 million tonnes of cashews.
About 100 farmers gathered in front of Svay Rieng provincial hall asking authorities to solve a land dispute.
Mayilattumpara villagers are using a unique solution to crop-destroying elephant invasions.
Ministry of Agriculture issues a statement warning farmers to keep an eye out for the khapra beetle.
More loans will be disbursed because harvest season is now beginning.
Sos Les, a 57-year-old Cham-Muslim, says there were no words to describe how hard his life was without land or a proper home.
Two farmers are seriously injured after a grenade exploded while fishing in Battambang.