• Wed, 26 Jun 2019 01:00
    Conviction for encroachment leaves villagers stupefied
    Appeals court decision ‘not understandable’ as the area has been farmed well before national park was marked in 1992
  • Tue, 25 Jun 2019 14:56
    Yogyakarta poultry farmers to give away chicken to protest price drops
    Poultry farmers in Yogyakarta plan to give away 5,800 chickens free of charge on Wednesday to protest the government's inaction over recent price drops.
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  • Mon, 17 Jun 2019 01:00
    Artful days at the W
    Known for its unique concept of showcasing a wide range of art inside hotel rooms, the Hotel Art Fair has become one of the Bangkok art scene’s most anticipated events.
  • Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:00
    VN farm exports face China barriers
    MANY OF Vietnam’s agricultural products – especially rice, vegetables and cassava – have faced barriers preventing their export to China, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
  • Tue, 11 Jun 2019 01:00
    Legal sword hangs over Chaiyaphum villagers
    DNP insists farmers not unfairly prosecuted for encroaching on Saithong national park
  • Tue, 11 Jun 2019 01:00
    Farmers seeking govt aid on rise
    MORE and more farmers are coming forward to register for government subsidies as well as an occupation-shifting allowance this year, Office of Agricultural Economics (OAE) secretary-general Jariya Sutthichaiya said yesterday.
  • Wed, 05 Jun 2019 01:00
    Elderly woman pays a heavy price for NCPO’s forest policy
    61 year-old jailed, ordered to pay Bt150,000 fine, vacate land despite getting farming okay in 1985
  • Fri, 31 May 2019 01:00
    Netizens bemused by Prayut’s ‘Animal Farm’ recommendation
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha became a laughing stock after he suggested that everybody in Thailand read George Orwell’s dystopian novel, “Animal Farm”.
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  • Fri, 31 May 2019 01:00
    Technology takes command
    Young smart farmers in Chachoengsao province adopt the Internet of Things to grow their 100-per-cent organic produce
  • Thu, 30 May 2019 10:07
    Father, two young daughters killed by poisonous gas at pig farm in Phatthalung
    The owner of a Phatthalung pig farm and his two young daughters were killed on Wednesday when they were suffocated by methane gas fumes from the farm's waste treatment pond.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 29 May 2019 01:00
    GLOBAL POWER  Electricity supplier  eyes solar power plants 
    Global Power Synergy Plc (GPSC) has set aside an investment budget of Bt3 billion to acquire solar power farms in Thailand with a combined capacity of 40 megawatts this year, the company’s corporate finance and strategy manager Sukitde Chairak said yesterday.
  • Thu, 30 May 2019 01:00
    Free music in Pattaya
    The free Thailand Cultural Music Festival on Pattaya Klang Beach tomorrow and Saturday presents the country’s leading performers in folk and modern genres.
  • Tue, 28 May 2019 08:56
    Project launched to introduce low-carbon rice farming
    The Thai Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives and the German government's international co-operation agency on Friday announced the launch of a joint public-private project aimed at transforming the central plains of Thailand to low-carbon rice farming.
  • Fri, 24 May 2019 04:44
    Locals unite to stop projects in heart of famous rice zone
    LOCAL GROUPS, mostly farmers, are voicing strong opposition to the construction of a sugar factory and connected bagasse-fuelled power plant in the heart of Thung Kula Rong Hai – an area in the Northeast known for its jasmine rice.
  • Thu, 23 May 2019 01:00
    Milk to be dumped in protest against new rules
    DAIRY FARMERS are threatening to dump milk in protest over the Agriculture and Cooperatives Ministry’s new regulations, which they say has affected milk production nationwide and resulted in a surplus of 110 tonnes of milk per day or 3,300 tonnes per month.
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