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All Vietnam localities but one infected by African swine fever

Tay Ninh has become the latest Vietnamese locality to be infected with African swine fever, leaving just one left.

Hanoi culls 10,000 pigs with African swine fever every day

Hanoi is killing around 10,000 pigs infected with African swine fever every day this week, up from 6,000 in previous weeks.

Only three Vietnam provinces free of African swine fever

Lam Dong Province in the Central Highlands is the latest to report outbreaks of African swine fever, which leaves only three provinces unaffected.
June 25, 2019 | 11:47 am GMT+7

Vietnam culls 2 million pigs as African swine fever threatens large-scale farms

Vietnam has culled two million pigs infected with African swine fever as the virus continues to spread, the agriculture minister said.
May 31, 2019 | 01:54 pm GMT+7

Vietnam culls 1.7 million pigs as more provinces detect African swine fever

Soc Trang and Kien Giang in the Mekong Delta are the two latest localities where African swine fever has been detected in Vietnam.
May 27, 2019 | 03:36 pm GMT+7

African swine fever spreads to two more southern provinces

Two more southern provinces, Binh Duong and An Giang, have reported outbreaks of African swine fever.
May 23, 2019 | 08:56 am GMT+7

African swine fever spreads to Khanh Hoa, 44 pigs culled

Khanh Hoa, home to the popular beach town Nha Trang, has become the latest province in Vietnam to report African swine fever.
May 16, 2019 | 10:38 am GMT+7

Where a flower is worth its weight in gold

Golden camellia grown in northern Vietnam, which many locals believe can help people with heart problems or diabetes, fetches up to $650 a kilogram.
January 28, 2019 | 08:04 pm GMT+7

Vietnam may recall re-export order of wheat containing thistle seed: govt

Vietnam could recall an order that requires companies to re-export wheat cargoes containing Canada thistle, the government said on Wednesday.
October 18, 2018 | 10:14 am GMT+7

Local auto giant buys entire bond issue of agricultural company

Truong Hai Auto Corporation has bought almost the entire convertible bonds issue of Agrico, Hoang Anh Gia Lai’s farming subsidiary.
August 06, 2018 | 11:57 am GMT+7

The seeds of a new business sprouts to Saigon

Selling durians for cheap as long as the seeds are retained or returned - Saigon gets into the act.
August 02, 2018 | 03:08 pm GMT+7

Hoang Anh Gia Lai bets on banana, Chinese market in agriculture switch

Once a leading property developer, Hoang Anh Gia Lai has reinvented itself as a hi-tech agriculture giant.
June 30, 2018 | 08:49 am GMT+7

Rooting for an organic wonder in central Vietnam

The ‘Vietnamese ginseng,’ grown in sylvan surroundings in Quang Nam Province, can fetch up to $4,400 per kilogram.
June 17, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Tons of radishes left to rot due to massive oversupply in Hanoi

Favorable weather has led to a bumper crop at an unfavorable time for farmers.
March 17, 2018 | 04:50 pm GMT+7

Painted buffalo plows a year of good fortune in northern Vietnam

Only the most beautiful beast gets the honor of pulling the first plow of the new year at the Tich Dien Festival.
February 22, 2018 | 08:13 pm GMT+7
 
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