Cambodian mangoes enter European market

Cambodian mangoes enter Europe…


Cambodia-based agro-industrial company Mong Reththy Group has sent 13 shipments of mangoes to Europe this year, totalling 54,000 kg

Myanmar’s agriculture minister to boost rice production

Myanmar’s agriculture minister…


Reparing Myanmar’s dams and canals could more than double the supply of water to rice-growing areas and could increase rice exports, stated the country's deputy agriculture minister

Taiwanese pig farmers urge president-elect to maintain stance on ractopamine ban

Taiwanese pig farmers urge pre…


Pig farmers in Taiwan have called on President-elect Tsai Ing-wen to ‘show integrity’ and maintain her view on US pork containing ractopamine

New technology to better manage rice production in Asian nations

New technology to better manag…


Swiss-based technology company Sarmap has launched a new digital data monitoring system to reduce vulnerability of smallholders engaged in rice production by setting up an easy accessible rice information system...

Vietnamese tuna exports to China up 253 per cent

Vietnamese tuna exports to Chi…


China emerged in the top 10 list of largest tuna importers of Vietnam in the late 2015 and Q1 2016, reporting a 253 per cent jump from Q1 2015

Striking a balance between conservation and seafood trade

Striking a balance between con…


An FAO meeting in Malaysia has discussed how to protect seafood trade while improving conservation of threatened aquatic species in Asia-Pacific

Panama disease dominates the International Banana Congress

Panama disease dominates the I…


The main talk among the delegates assembling in Miami for the 6th International Banana Congress was about how to combat the Panama Disease – Fusarium Oxysporum, that is doing so...

Australian sheep flown to China for genetic breeding

Australian sheep flown to Chin…


Australian live export company Wellard exports 1,400 Australian Suffolk Sheep to China for meat breeding programme

Mobile apps to help Indonesian farmers

Mobile apps to help Indonesian…


The Indonesian government launches mobile apps to digitally empower farmers

Drones for disaster risk reduction in Philippines

Drones for disaster risk reduc…


The Philippines department of agriculture (DA) and the UN’s food and agriculture organisation (FAO) have launched drones to predict and reduce disaster risk in the agricultural sector

New tractor models added to Case IH range

New tractor models added to Ca…


Case IH has launched three new JXT tractor models below 50 hp, extending this tractor line to provide more compact solutions to farmers

‘Blue Growth’ to improve aquaculture and livelihood

‘Blue Growth’ to improve aquac…


The FAO has warned that the value and benefits of many coastal and inland fishery and aquaculture systems in APAC region will be compromised if the region does not move...

US$1mn for mapping Indonesian peatlands

US$1mn for mapping Indonesian …


The Indonesian Peat Prize competition has been organised to find and establish a national standard for mapping the country’s peat most efficiently

Pork opportunities in Taiwan, Vietnam and Phillippines

Pork opportunities in Taiwan, …


Taiwan, Vietnam and Philippines are emerging markets with promising opportunities for EU and US pork exporters, AHDB Pork said

Connecting farmers with modern market value chains

Connecting farmers with modern…


A UN FAO report has suggested that governments across the APAC region provide an enabling environment to support the integration outputs of poor, smallholder farmers into modern efficient value chains

Alain Charles Publishing, University House, 11-13 Lower Grosvenor Place, London, SW1W 0EX, UK
T: +44 20 7834 7676, F: +44 20 7973 0076, W:

twn Are you sure that you want to switch to desktop version?