Khanh Hoa province: Fishing output reached 57,000 tons in the first half of year12-07-2019

According to statistics of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, the first 6 months of 2019, thanks to favorable weather conditions, provincial fishermen have exploited 57,000 tons of aquatic products, reaching 57.4% of the year plan.

Vinh Long promotes intensive farming of tra fish towards food safety25-04-2019

According to Vinh Long Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, tra fish is currently the main aquaculture product of the province and Vinh Long is also the fifth largest province in terms of area and production of tra fish farming in the Mekong Delta.

Development of intensive key aquaculture in Thanh Hoa province24-04-2019

Currently, relevant branches of the province and localities are focusing on developing concentrated intensive aquaculture areas applying high technology, synchronous infrastructure investment, scientific and technical application, advanced production process to expand production.

Tra Vinh: Over 200 fishermen households are supported to improve the value of farmed shrimp based on the mangrove forest ecosystem12-02-2019

After nearly one year of implementation of the project “Replication of Climate Change Adaptation Model based on the Mangrove Forest Ecosystem in the Mekong Delta” by the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) support, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) of Tra Vinh province has supported more than 200 coastal saltwater fisher households in Duyen Hai district to practice multi-farming of shrimp farming on an area of nearly 1,000 hectares of mangrove forests received organic certificate for export.

Bac Lieu province: Department of Agriculture and Rural Development issued the calendar for aquaculture in 201917-01-2019

Department of Agriculture and Rural Development issued the calendar for aquaculture in 2019

Shrimp – forest model with green growth17-01-2019

The development of shrimp farming in mangroves (shrimp-forest model) in the Mekong Delta over the years shows a potential advantage over sea level rise situation, the Directorate of Fisheries and many agencies have proposed to expand it to implement green growth target.

Phu Yen province: Towards sustainable marine farming development16-01-2019

Recently, in Phu Yen province, the Directorate of Fisheries (Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development) has cooperated with the province to organize a symposium on sustainable aquaculture development in 2018. At this conference, scientists, representatives of the institutes under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development analyzed and proposed a number of sustainable marine farming solutions.

Application of biotechnology in shrimp farming10-01-2019

The application of biotechnology in commercial shrimp farming is now considered an essential supportive solution to a stable and sustainable shrimp farming industry.

Put into use the high-tech shrimp breeding area in Ninh Thuan province10-01-2019

The establishment of high-tech shrimp seed production area in Ninh Thuan province will overcome the situation of scarcity of shrimp seed and limiting poor quality in shrimp seed.

Algae in shrimp ponds and solutions18-12-2018

In aquaculture in general and shrimp farming in particular, algae is an important link in the natural food chain and serves as an extremely important biological filtration system to balance different environmental factors in pond.

Application of solutions to improve water resources in aquaculture07-12-2018

In order to increase efficiency in aquaculture, the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) of Nam Dinh province has launched a campaign to study technical innovations aimed at protecting water resources and limiting diseases in aquaculture.

Experiences from the success of the intensive shrimp culture with Biofloc technology in Nghe An province07-12-2018

In 2018, Nghe An’s Agricultural Extension Center in collaboration with the Agricultural Extension Station of Quynh Luu and Dien Chau districts has successfully developed a model of intensive shrimp culture using Biofloc technology.

Ca Mau boosts marine aquaculture industry25-09-2018

Ca Mau plans to focus on key marine species such as grouper, yellowfin pomfret, seabream, barramundi, cobia... Along with the priority of indigenous fish species (grouper, cobia) of high competitiveness in the international market, the province also develops farming of algae, seaweeds, molluscs, crustaceans and other species.

Binh Thuan fishery has developed to become the key economic sector21-09-2018

Implementing the program of sustainable development target of fisheries economy, Binh Thuan fishery sector has grown up to become the spearhead economic sector and has contributed significantly to the economic development of the province.

Tra Vinh planted and protected more than 4,000 hectares of forest combined with ecological shrimp farming11-07-2018

The model of forestation combined ecological shrimp farming (extensive farming) of Tra Vinh is bringing sustainable effects, protecting the environment in the context of climate change.

Tra fish price is forecast to remain high in 201808-06-2018

In the first five months of this year, Tra fish production was estimated at 485,000 tons, up 3 per cent over the same period last year.

Efficiency from model of VietGAP Tilapia farming associated with consumption08-06-2018

After 6 months, the model of VietGAP tilapia farming associated with consumption have brought high productivity and profit of over VND 69 million /hectare, from VND 10-15 million /hectare higher than traditional model. Before harvesting, Ponds need changing water and stop feeding for 2-3 days to ensure the good quality of the fish.

Quang Tri province: Focus on investing in sustainable shrimp farming14-05-2018

Quang Tri province is concentrating its resources to develop sustainable shrimp farming in the coastal area, where were damaged by the marine environment incident two years ago. Of which, shrimp is one of the main products being selected as one of the national key products.

Dong Thap: Farmers are ready for new fishing season18-01-2018

With the high price of tra fish in 2017, farmers in Dong Thap province are very excited to prepare for the new farming season.

VietGAP standard – easier way for farmers12-12-2017

Currently, except VietGAP is the domestic standard, the rests such as GlobalGAP, BAP and ASC are all international standards recognized by international organizations. However, even though they are “international standards”, but each certification is only valid in certain markets.

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