Vice Chairman of People's Committee of Long An province - Pham Van Canh chaired the conference
Conference on implementing the contents of the project of developing rice value chain; a new-style association and cooperative development program associated with the building of raw material areas for rice and fruit trees; development of cooperatives, cooperative groups and farmer clubs; providing agricultural services, especially high-tech services in Long An province.
According to the plan to deploy production association in Winter-Spring crop 2020 - 2021, Long An will coordinate to produce 25,000 ha, in which focus on types like OM 18, Jasmine 85 EU, Nep IR 4624, OM 4900, ... The goal of implementing cooperation will support quality enhancement and new establishment of cooperatives; capital support, advanced machinery, services, production processes; branding agricultural products; searching for markets for agricultural products; ...
Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee - Pham Van Canh said that the association between Long An and Loc Troi Group Joint Stock Company is the premise for gradually solving the situation of "losing season" and vice versa or not complying contracts between farmers - enterprises or farmers - cooperatives when the rice price increases or decreases. He suggested that the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development and Loc Troi Group Joint Stock Company quickly draft the conditions in the agreement to soon deploy to farmers, including sending to cooperatives, People's Committee of districts, towns and cities and guarantee the interests of all parties.
In addition, he hopes that the cooperatives and joint stock companies of Loc Troi Group will cooperate well to bring the Long An rice industry in particular, the whole country in general to be increasingly developed, affirming the brand, contributing to increase income, improve people's quality of life./.
Reported by Le Ngoc
Translated by NT