Science and Technology

Israeli President tours high-tech greenhouse

(Mard - 27/03/2017) Picking out a lettuce leaf from the greenhouse garden, Israeli President Reuven Ruvi Rivlin had a taste of what Israeli technology has brought to Việt Nam.

Tay Ninh eyes hi-tech agriculture cooperation with Japan

(Mard - 10/10/2016) The southern province of Tay Ninh wants to cooperate with Japan in developing hi-tech and clean agriculture meeting VietGAP, Global GAP and Organic standards.

Technology vital for boosting agriculture

(Mard - 18/07/2016) Inventing and applying new technologies has become an urgent task for Vietnamese businesses amid the country’s international integration, especially in agriculture, a conference heard in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Hậu Giang yesterday.

Project on safer breeding launched

(Mard - 21/04/2016) A joint programme to encourage 100,000 livestock breeding households to commit to not using banned substances in their breeding work was signed yesterday in Hà Nội.

Gov't approves hi-tech agricultural zones plan

(MARD - 12/05/2015) The Government has approved a plan to set up high-tech agricultural zones and areas around the country that aims to have 10 such zones by 2020.

VN farmers learn how to use new technologies

(MARD - 31/10/2013) Hi-tech use of solar energy to dry rice and fruits was among several technologies presented to farmers and other stakeholders at a two-day seminar that opened in Mekong Delta Long An Province yesterday.

Much more and long-term capital should be paid for breeding technology

(Mard - 14/8/2013) - According to Vietnam Institute of Agricultural Engineering and Post-harvest Technology (VIAEP), the sector of agricultural engineering and post-harvest technology has contributed about 12% - 15% to the value-added chain of agriculture production and rural economy.

Conference on “Global Status of Commercialized Biotech/GM Crops: 2012”

(Mard – 11/03/2013) - On March, 08th 2013, in Hanoi, Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences in collaboration with the The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA) organized the conference on " Global Status of Commercialized Biotech/GM Crops: 2012."

Rice research institute encouraged to innovate

(MARD - 23/01/2013) Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan urged the Mekong Delta Rice Research Institute to create new varieties of the staple grain.

Research workshop on “adaption of rice - based cropping systems in climate change conditions”

(Mard - 19/12/2012) - On December 13th, in An Giang province, Climate Change Research Institute and CLUES project held a workshop on project assessment in An Giang province. Attending the workshop are Dr. Le Quang Tri, director of Climate Change Research Institute, and scientists from many institutes and local departments in the Southern area.