Minister of Agriculture highlighted the potential to increase exports of live crocodiles to China while stressing the need to create processing facilities in the Kingdom.
Fish production in the Kingdom rose to 910,153 tonnes in 2018, a 6.2 percent increase year-on-year made possible by a rapidly growing aquaculture sector.
Cambodia produced 7.4 million tonnes of paddy rice in 2018, a 3.5 percent increase, according to the Ministry of Agriculture’s annual report.
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries states that last year it cracked down on more than 1,000 cases.
Cambodians consumed an average of 540 tonnes of vegetables a day last year: report.
With the recent imposition of tariffs by the European Union, the local rice sector needs to focus on enhancing competitiveness by increasing efficiency and reducing costs, the Ministry of Agriculture said in a statement this week.
A national strategy for enhancing seed quality and production was presented to the public last week.
Agriculture Ministry is working on a proposal to reduce taxes on rubber exports.
The Ministry of Agriculture is now discussing the Rubber Law with industry players and plans to send a draft to the Council of Ministers for approval next year, according to a high-ranking official.
Hong Kong Stock Exchange-listed Green Leader Holding Group Limited will build 20 factories throughout Cambodia.
Agriculture Ministry to registered banana farms to conduct on-site checks.
Malaysian GIEF to explore bamboo market,
The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries recently issued its ninth month report, wherein it documents the success of its operations combatting illegal lumber trafficking.
Exports of fish and related products in Cambodia rose slightly during the first nine months of the year, according to the latest report from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, though the sector suffered a small drop in revenue.
Farmers, traders and relevant stakeholders can now find updated information on agricultural and commodity prices and other information related to agriculture with the Agricultural Market Information Service website (AMIS) accessible through the Ministry of Agriculture’s main portal.
Ministries will start conducting data surveys on the agriculture and fishery sectors.
Cambodia to host country for the 41st meeting of the Asean Ministers on Agriculture and Forestry (AMAF) in 2020.
Local produce can now be checked for pesticide residue using (LC-MS) technique.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Ministry of Agriculture are teaming up to establish a project that will focus on lifting the living standards of smallholder rubber farmers in Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand.
The cassava mosaic virus, is now present in at least five provinces in the country.
Agriculture Ministry calls on bananas farmers and companies to register.
Exporting fresh bananas, mangoes and longan fruits to China will be ready this month.
More than 3,000 hectares of paddy fields have been destroyed by recent floods.
EU should not falter in its support to transform the country into a higher middle-income by 2030, says Ministry of Agriculture.
Q&A with Dr Kim Yong Hwan, the director of the Korea Programme on International Agriculture (Kopia), a project that has enabled the development of Cambodia’s first hybrid silkworm and maize varieties.
The government has started evaluating the extent of the damage caused by ongoing floods across the country.
Illegal fishing cases slumped by about 12 percent in the first half of this year compared with the same period last year.
The Japanese government pledges its continued support to improve irrigation facilities.
2018 would see production of over 5,000 tonnes of chemical-free vegetables.
Vegetarians, vegans, and pescetarians aside, almost everyone on the face of this earth depends on chicken as their daily source of protein, and it isn’t easy to see the reason behind it.