safe vegetables
Many consumers shun vegetables, fruit at markets, buy organic instead

23:38 09/10/2014

Believing that they are unsafe for health, many people are now reluctant to eat fruit and vegetables.

Cheap and good food found at century-old stalls on small Hanoi alley

09:24 20/07/2014

The prices of food sold at the small road on the side of the Dong Xuan Market in Hanoi so inexpensive that the maximum price is VND35,000 ($1.

Ha Nam cooperates with Japan in growing safe vegetables

09:15 20/05/2014

The northern province of Ha Nam will provide one hectare for two Japanese investors to implement their pilot projects of cultivating clean vegetables and fruit.

Noxious chemical pesticides favored in safe-vegetable growing area

12:38 11/03/2014

In Van Noi commune, the biggest vegetable growing area of Hanoi, farmers spray the vegetable fields with toxic chemical pesticides, while selling away the biological pesticides subsidized by the State.

The vegetable growing village of Phuoc Van

07:51 30/01/2014

For hundreds of years, Phuoc Van Commune in Can Duoc District, Long An Province has been famous for vegetable growing.

Consumers in doubt over vegetable quality

08:14 04/12/2013

Pesticides on vegetables sold at markets remained disturbingly high – about 11.5 per cent above permitted levels.

Safe vegetables for export, unsafe for Vietnamese

09:40 07/09/2013

A lot of businessmen have tried to develop safe food distribution chains. However, they meet too many obstacles.

Vegetable farmers benefit from JICA-funded project

15:06 05/08/2013

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is funding a VND4.1 billion (US$195,000) project to help farmers in central Quang Nam province improve their incomes from vegetable production in the 2013-16 period.

Young mothers, small children eat intoxicated vegetables

09:13 13/07/2013

Millions of young mothers might have got stunned on the news that rau ngot, a popular vegetable in Vietnam, is unsafe to people because of the high pesticide residues.

Vietnam wins prizes at Malaysia Inventors contest

13:21 12/05/2013

Vietnam bagged 7 golds and two silvers at the International Exhibition for Young Inventors (IEYI) contest held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from May 9-11.


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