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Viewpoint & Interview
Date：Jul. 17, 2018 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
Genetically modified maize (GMM) is a pest resistant crop. If GMM is farmed on a large scale, the amount of maize Vietnam needs to import will decrease. However...
Date：Oct. 23, 2017 Category：Science&Research
The figures were released by Pham Ngoc Ly, deputy general director of Vinaseed (Vietnam National Seed Corporation), who presided over the research project which...
Date：Oct. 3, 2017 Category：Markets
Fertilizer and pesticide imports, especially from China, have amounted to nearly US$1.7 billion in the year to September, the Ministry of Vietnam Agriculture an...
Date：Jun. 21, 2017 Category：Markets
Vietnam’s plant protection product market is valued at 1 billion USD a year, but the country is still heavily dependent on imports.
Date：May. 5, 2017 Category：Companies
Phung Thi Hung, chair of the Hanoi-based Cat Tuong Technology and Import/Export Company, has announced that her company has successfully made safe herbicides fr...
Date：Aug. 26, 2016 Category：Markets
Vietnam has to import billions of dollars worth of products every year. Analysts, considering the stable two-digit growth rate of the market, have predicted tha...
Date：Jun. 23, 2016 Category：Markets
In the first 5 months of 2016, Vietnam spent US$140 million for the import of Chinese pesticides, or nearly $1 million a day, according to statistics of the Gen...
Date：Jun. 9, 2015 Category：Products
Monsanto is to commercialise four new GM corn breeds in Vietnam. DK6919R is pest resistant while the remaining three, namely DK9955S, DK8868S and DK6919S are bo...
Date：Dec. 31, 2014 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
An expert commented the way of using plant protection chemicals is special, because there is no common rule to follow. Vietnamese farmers use chemicals and spra...
Date：Aug. 9, 2012 Category：Markets
Vietnamese agronomists believe that staying against the genetically modified plants (GMP) is a blunder and that Vietnam should not waste more time to argue abou...
Date：Jun. 19, 2012 Category：Markets
the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vietnam directed the Plant Protection Department to promptly have official information regarding the tainte...
Date：Jun. 1, 2012 Category：Products
Loc, from the Mekong Delta Rice Institute, has received the prize for her work “the technological procedure to make Ometar and Biovip – the two biopesticide p...
Date：May. 9, 2012 Category：Regulations
Vietnamese agriculture experts believe that Vietnam needs to follow a reasonable roadmap in approaching GMC.