Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Jakarta to hand out seeds to small farmers
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Northeast rice farmers gain subsidy to ease harvest costs
THE THAI Rice Exporters Association will subsidise Northeastern farmers at Bt200 per rai for no more than 10 rai each in an effort to help reduce harvest costs.
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:18:28
Pigs relocate to dry roads as Phichit farms inundated
With their pig farms under water from heavy rains, farmers in Phichit have been forced to relocate their pigs to dry road-tops.
Sun, 08 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Mixed outcomes as state farmland is given over to energy projects
DESPITE some good outcomes from renewable-energy investment on Agricultural Land Reform Office (ALRO) land, mining and oil drilling at ALRO sites is still depriving poor farmers of land, academics said.
Tue, 03 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Farmers not hurt by water fee: legislator
Official responds to rumours aboutnew bill’s purpose.
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Feeding the future through embracing disruption
Who will be the farmers? Indonesia’s President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo recently inquired about the lack of interest from young graduates of the Bogor Institute of Agriculture (IPB) in taking up farming, when addressing their anniversary event.
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 01:00:00
New water fees ‘threaten livelihoods’
Academics warn of expected shortages
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:38:09
PTT and BACC agree to work together
PTT and the Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Co-operatives (BAAC) have signed a memorandum of understanding to cooperate under the “PTT-BAAC Together for Farmers” banner.
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 12:00:46
Rice goes on sale from Phitsanulok farms sacrificed to floodwaters
Phitsanulok province began selling rice on Monday to help farmers in three districts who had sacrificed their fields for the retention of floodwater.
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:24:58
Farmer faces charges after wild elephant fatally electrocuted
A four-tonne elephant was fatally electrocuted at a corn field near the Salakpra Wildlife Sanctuary in Kanchanaburi's Muang district on Monday morning when it separated from its herd to hunt for food.
Mon, 18 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Rising baht puts top banker on spot
GOVERNOR SEEKS BALANCE AS CURRENCY FLUCTUATIONS HURT EXPORTERS AND FARMERS
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:46:33
Good Samaritan returns lost wallet containing Bt31,000
A farmer and scavenger in Maha Sarakham's Muang district has returned a wallet containing Bt31,000 to a PhD student who lost it on a night out with friends and who needs the money to pay his tuition.
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 09:20:42
Man’s charred body found in fire-gutted Pathum Thani house, police question son-in-law
A 56-year-old prawn farmer died late Sunday night when a fire engulfed his house in Pathum Thani’s Nong Sua district.
Wed, 30 Aug 2017 15:38:10
Still in harvest, quality rice already sold
Farmers in Uttaradit on Wednesday struck a deal to sell rice that will be harvested over the next two months.
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 09:55:00
Yingluck no-show will have little long-term impact on Pheu Thai party: Analysts
Sitting on a traffic island near Thailand's Supreme Court, a bronzed farmer from Kamphaeng Phet province stabbed his finger in the air as he described his admiration for former Thai premier Yingluck Shinawatra.