Collaborations required to achieve wood industry goals

Collaborations required to achieve wood industry goals

As the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has set forth an ambitious target for 2021 after the poor results from last year
Bayer strives to ensure prosperous crop for farmers to battle adverse situations

Bayer strives to ensure prosperous crop for farmers to battle adverse situations

As part of the continued distribution of Better Life Farming Care Packages and prior to the upcoming planting season in the southeast region, Bayer Vietnam ..
PM: Domestic macadamia sector needs strategy

PM: Domestic macadamia sector needs strategy

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 29 assigned the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to build a development strategy for the macadamia sector, with planning, varieties, markets, and investment capital to all be taken into account.
Vietnam to immediately begin importing live pigs from Thailand

Vietnam to immediately begin importing live pigs from Thailand

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has given the green light to the importation of live pigs from Thailand for farming and slaughter, starting from June 12.
Pork imports rise nearly 300 pct in five months

Pork imports rise nearly 300 pct in five months

Vietnam imported about 67,640 tonnes of pork from the start of the year to May 30, a year-on-year surge of 298 percent, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Deadly new seafood virus should be prevented: Ministry

Deadly new seafood virus should be prevented: Ministry

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has called for strengthening the management of seafood transportation across the border.
PM allows rice export resumption from May 1

PM allows rice export resumption from May 1

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on April 28 agreed with the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s proposal to resume rice export from May 1, in accordance with Decree 107/2018/ND-CP on rice export business.
Agriculture ministry proposes maintaining sticky rice exports

Agriculture ministry proposes maintaining sticky rice exports

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) on April 16 proposed continuing exports of sticky rice harvested from the 2019-2020 winter-spring crop.
Russian company to export pork to Vietnam

Russian company to export pork to Vietnam

The Russian media said on December 26 that a company in the central province of Kursk has been licensed to export pork to Vietnam, amid limited supply in the domestic market due to African swine fever.
Meeting talks sustainable development of agricultural material areas

Meeting talks sustainable development of agricultural material areas

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) held a meeting in Hanoi on December 5 to discuss ways to sustainably develop raw material areas and improve processing capacity and market access for agro-products of Vietnam.
Vietnam decides on removal of glyphosate from agricultural production

Vietnam decides on removal of glyphosate from agricultural production

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development today officially enacted a decision on the proposed removal of pesticides containing the active ingredient glyphosate from the list of pesticides allowed for use in Vietnam.
MARD issues regulations on ’VIETNAM RICE’ national brand

MARD issues regulations on ’VIETNAM RICE’ national brand

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has issued regulations on the use of national brand GẠO VIỆT NAM or VIETNAM RICE.
Ministries speed up streamlining of regulations

Ministries speed up streamlining of regulations

Ministries have continued accelerating administrative reforms to aid businesses in their operations.
VFA risks losing rice monopoly

VFA risks losing rice monopoly

Following recent criticism of the Vietnam Food Association (VFA), the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has reduced the association’s power, with further plans to promote fairness in the rice export field.