Fri, 15 Mar 2019 01:00
VEGETABLE SEEDS Dutch firm kicks off Thai operations
Netherlands-based Enza Zaden (Thailand) Ltd has announced the official start of its investment and operations in Thailand after Malaysia and the Philippines.
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 01:00
Disqualified from debating match for hitting below the belt
Re: “The Bart conundrum: How can harmless vegetables produce such powerful poison”, Have Your Say, December 21.
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:00
The Bahrt conundrum: how can harmless vegetables produce such powerful poison?
They say you are what you eat, but it seems Eric Bahrt is the exception that proves the rule.
Sun, 07 Oct 2018 15:28
Chinese Vegetarian Festival pushes up veg prices
Vegetable prices have climbed up by a few baht per kilo ahead of the Chinese Vegetarian Festival, which will officially kick off tomorrow.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:07
A diet that sharpens the mind
A new health study shows the consumption of a Mediterranean diet, characterised by nutritious foods such as vegetables and olive oil, is associated with a higher score in core school subjects and verbal skills in adolescents.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 17:51
Groups slam partial ban on ‘dangerous’ farm chemicals
Several organisations have lambasted the Hazardous Substance Committee’s (HSC) decision to ban three “dangerous” chemicals only in farms that produce household vegetables and herbs.
Wed, 22 Aug 2018 01:00
Agrichemicals severely contaminating tap water in province
THE CONTAMINATION with agrichemicals in Nong Bua Lamphu remains severe according to the latest analysis by Naresuan University researchers, which found very high concentration of four prominent herbicides in soil, water, vegetables, fish and even in local tap water samples.
Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
Chiang Rai to open organic fruit and vegetable centre next year
The largest market for fresh fruit and vegetables in the North is scheduled to open in Chiang Rai next year.
The market, Talat Lan Muang, is also expected to become a centre for the trading of fresh goods with Myanmar and Laos, thanks to the location of Chiang Rai.
Wed, 04 Jul 2018 01:00
Readers, please stop feeding the beast in Beasley!
Re: “Too many vegetables, not enough meat”, Have Your Say, July 3.
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
Too many vegetables, not enough meat
During the month of June, there were a staggering 32 letters in Have Your Say debating the subject of veganism, plus a further six that referred to it in passing. I have to ask the question – are we the readers any the wiser as a result of all this?
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 14:18
Indonesian woman swallowed by giant python
An Indonesian woman has been found in the belly of a giant python after the swollen snake was captured near where she vanished while tending her vegetable garden, police said Saturday.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 01:00
SOYBEAN MEAL IMPORTS
The committee on oil crop and vegetable oil has approved the annual import of about 230,559 tonnes of soybean meal for consumption and production during 2018-2020.
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 11:20
More monkey ‘hooligans’ busted in Ang Thong
Sellers of fruit and vegetables in an Ang Thong market turned two more pig-tailed macaques over to the cops on Tuesday morning on charges of hooliganism.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 01:00
Avoid shame: stop reading
I am ambivalent about being herbivorous or omnivorous. I love steak with salad and steamed vegetables. But, at the same time, I feel compassionate for the cows.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 01:00
Rookie needs some schooling
Two things: first, many thanks to the estimable vegetable Eric Bahrt, The Nation’s conscience and arbiter of sober good taste, for his warm words of understanding on Saturday. It’s always comforting to know that there are people out there who, like me, offer calm, balanced and conciliatory gestures.