• Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:50
    Oxfam launches project to connect rice supply chain in Cambodia
    Oxfam in Cambodia launched the BlocRice project on Thursday – a platform using blockchain technology to connect a network of people in the rice supply chain that aims to ensure farmers get a fair price for their produce.
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:07
    Sugarcane farming products launched
    Siam Kubota has unveiled two tractor products for sugarcane farming: a Sugarcane Leaf Remover, which facilitates manual sugarcane harvesting and reduces the need to burn sugarcane leaves, and a Sugarcane Cut Remover, which allows sugarcane farmers to finish harvesting in one go.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:16
    GSB app targets farmers
    The Finance Ministry is to give struggling senior citizens rental subsidies and the Government Savings Bank (GSB) is also planning support farmers via a phone application. 
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
    Bayer offers 20% yield boost for (Northeast ) rice farmers
    BAYER aims to increase the rice yields on small-holder farms in the Northeast by 20 per cent with what the German multinational calls an integrated agricultural solution.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 01:00
    Better tech needed for rice production in Mekong Delta
    RICE PRODUCTION in the Mekong Delta needs more modern technologies and better cooperation among farmers, experts said during a conference in Can Tho City last Friday.
    ASEAN+
  • Sat, 27 Oct 2018 05:00
    Kuiburi National Park plan aims to contain human-elephant conflict
    KUIBURI National Park is seeking approval for an initiative that will turn things around for farmers threatened by roaming wild elephants, and will deliver benefits to the locals.
    national
  • Sun, 28 Oct 2018 04:00
    Boar smuggling risks swine fever ravaging pork industry
    Thailand’s South is facing a big risk from African swine fever, due to the many wild boars that have been smuggled in via its shared border with Malaysia.
    national
  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:00
    Farmers worry over agrochemical control regulations
    FARMER GROUPS expressed their concern that agrochemical control measures proposed in the new ministerial regulation will turn them into criminals, as they will be forbidden from spraying herbicides on their farms without proper training.
    national
  • Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:00
    Against the grain 
    Japan’s ageing farmers face uncertain future as new generation loses taste for rice
    opinion
  • Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:00
    Officials get orders to wean farmers off rice
    AMBITIOUS NEW SCHEME AIMS TO HAVE THEM SWITCH TO CORN FARMING
    national
  • Sun, 21 Oct 2018 11:38
    Elephants ruin Korat corn harvest
    Nakhon Ratchasima farmers have been promised assistance after wild elephants from Thap Lan National Park ravaged cornfields as much as two kilometres away.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 21 Oct 2018 01:00
    Scheme aims to shift farmers to corn from off-season rice
    Agriculture Minister Grisada Boonrach has ordered officials to proceed with a corn growing promotion scheme under the government’s San Palang Pracharat public-private partnership initiative.
    national
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:31
    Myanmar pig farming initiative announced
    The DaNa Facility, a UK government Department for International Development (DFID) funded programme, and De Heus Myanmar, an international animal feed business, have announced a joint investment of over US$3.2 million in a project focused on increasing the income and productivity of pig farmers across Myanmar.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
    New herbicide set for entry to Thai farms 
    CORTEVA Agriscience is planning to introduce its new herbicide “Rinskor” to Thai farmers, Farra Siregar, Asean managing director for the company said yesterday at the 5th International Rice Congress in Singapore.
    Corporate
  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
    Farmers pay the price for EEC
    Land expropriation rife as developers scout sites for industrial projects.
    national
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