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Bình Định shrimp farmers having bumper harvests and getting double the yield
Bình Định shrimp farmers having bumper harvests and getting double…

Bình Định shrimp farmers produced two crops in 2018 and got double the yield compared to the previous year.

Israeli advanced agro-water technologies to be introduced at Hanoi exhibition
Israeli advanced agro-water technologies to be introduced at Hanoi exhibition

Israel’s most advanced technology in the field of agriculture and water will be introduced at an upcoming exhibition scheduled for Hanoi on October 27.

Gardening with less plastic
Gardening with less plastic

Find out how to reduce plastic use in your garden, with tips on planting, reusing and recycling.

How to Effectively Balance Magnesium in Aquaponics
How to Effectively Balance Magnesium in Aquaponics

Magnesium is a core part of enzymes, proteins, and the machinery of photosynthesis. When it’s deficient, it can negatively impact the productivity of your syste

Watching your cucurbits grow
Watching your cucurbits grow

As with any crop, there’s a risk to planting cucurbits and then doing ‘bakkie’ farming – skirting the land with your head half-way out of the…

AB Vista looks to boost fiber use in dairy feeds
AB Vista looks to boost fiber use in dairy feeds

As part of an effort to expand its global ruminant market, AB Vista is focusing on improving the use of fiber in dairy cattle diets to…

Reducing aggression and floor eggs in cage-free flocks
Reducing aggression and floor eggs in cage-free flocks

Cage-free egg farming experts suggest ways to avoid negative behaviors that reduce bird health and productivity.

Pangasius export: towering price but no longer 'unique' position
Pangasius export: towering price but no longer 'unique' position

The situation of raising and exporting pangasius from the beginning of the year has recorded many positive results, the pangasius price is expected to remain

Agriculture ministry advises boosting shrimp farming
Agriculture ministry advises boosting shrimp farming

A proposal to the chairpeople of shrimp-rearing provinces and cities, asking the authorities to encourage farmers to boost their brackish water shrimp farming

Central Da Nang city eyes hi-tech farms
Central Da Nang city eyes hi-tech farms

The central city of Da Nang plans to prioritise a hi-tech agricultural zone in Hoa Vang district to attract more investment in modern farming.

As prices drop, coffee companies coming back to home market
As prices drop, coffee companies coming back to home market

Coffee exporters have been told to exploit the home market as the export price is on the decrease.

Seafood products meet barriers to supermarket entry
Seafood products meet barriers to supermarket entry

Supermarkets refuse consignments of food which contain prohibited chemicals and antibiotics, though the residue in the products is low and satisfies the EU

Raceway systems offer tools for EMS management
Raceway systems offer tools for EMS management

Shrimp raised in round tanks or concrete raceways after transfer from hatcheries gain weight and health before being stocked in ponds for final growout.

How to Identify a Calcium Deficiency in Aquaponics
How to Identify a Calcium Deficiency in Aquaponics

Calcium is one of the most important plant nutrients in fact, there are some who argue that it should be one of the primary plant nutrients…

Black soldier fly meal may boost growth, survival of broilers
Black soldier fly meal may boost growth, survival of broilers

Broiler chickens on a diet with black soldier fly larvae may out-perform birds on a commercial feed, and survive longer in the face of a disease…

Cutting the risks of planting early
Cutting the risks of planting early

In frosty areas, growers usually want to start planting as soon as it’s safe to do so. But due to late frosts, the timing isn’t always…

Calculating additional resource needs in cage-free
Calculating additional resource needs in cage-free

Cage-free egg production requires additional manpower and feed, but exactly how much? Experts offer their estimates.

Intensive processing helps Vietnamese shrimp gain competitive edge
Intensive processing helps Vietnamese shrimp gain competitive edge

Intensive processing has served as an effective tool for Vietnamese shrimp exporters to improve their competitive capacity in the context of a steep increase

Key agriculture, industrial product groups for HCM City identified
Key agriculture, industrial product groups for HCM City identified

A number of industrial and agricultural product groups have been identified as the city’s key products in the 2018 – 2020 period, giving them special priorities

Southern region hits target for rice harvest
Southern region hits target for rice harvest

The southern region estimates that it will produce more than 26 million tonnes of paddy this year, up 1.1 million tonnes against last year, meeting its…

Vinafood 1, 2 win bid to supply rice to Philippines
Vinafood 1, 2 win bid to supply rice to Philippines

The Việt Nam Northern Food Corporation (Vinafood 1) and Việt Nam Southern Food Corporation (Vinafood 2) won a bid last week to sell 14,000 tonnes and…

VN to import 300,000 tonnes of raw cashew
VN to import 300,000 tonnes of raw cashew

Việt Nam will need to import more than 300,000 tonnes of raw cashew nuts in the remaining months of the year for processing to meet the…