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Byoung-Hoon Lee Assisant Professor Kangwon National University Department of Agriculture Resource Economics Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs ABSTRACT MAFRA plans to establish the status of Korea as the birthplace of kimchi by enhancing the competitiveness of domestically-pro..
 
Park Si-Hyun ABSTRACT In Korea, farm operators in their 40s and younger account for less than 2% of total farm operators, while the proportion of farm operators aged 65 and above reaches 40%. The young generation’s entry into farming is one of the important policies that the Korean governm..
 
Melvin B. Carlos OIC-Deputy Executive Director- ARMSS, Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research & Development (PCAARRD), Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Los BaINTRODUCTION The importance of AFNR graduates in the Philippines The Philippines, ..
 
Mr. Tran Manh Chien, Founder of Bac Tom chain store, Ms. Tu Tuyet Nhung, Head of coordination board of Vietnam PGS ABSTRACT In 2009, an ADB funded survey found that 85% of Ha Noi consumers did not believe in safe vegetables certification by local agricultural government, the official certif..
 
Cheng-Ray Yang Agriculture Extension Division, Farmers’ Service Department Centre, Council of Agriculture Executive Yuan, Taiwan ABSTRACT According to the statistical data of Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS) of Executive Yuan, R.O.C. (Taiwan) in 2017, the..
 
Decharut Sukkumnoed Faculty of Economics, Kasetsart University ABSTRACT The demographic changes in Thai agricultural sector have raised concerns over the lower participation of young agri-entrepreneurs and the sustainability of the sector. Oppositely, the digital economy has, however, widened t..
 
Dethsackda Manikham Deputy Director, Department of Agriculture and Forestry, Kammouane Province, Lao PDR ABSTRACT   Half of the population of Lao PDR is under 23.5 years old giving Lao PDR a demographic opportunity to accelerate economic development. About 59% of the country’s po..
 
Glenn N. Baticados, MM, LIF Director, Center for Technology Transfer and Entrepreneuership University of the Philippines at Los Ba ABSTRACT The future challenges facing agriculture will require a paradigm shift from a production orientation to a market-centric orientation. There should be a m..
 
Aung Phyo Department of Agricultural Economics, Yezin Agricultural University, Myanmar ABSTRACT Youth plays a very important role in the political, economic and social development of the country. In Myanmar, half of Myanmar’s population is under the age of 27. Within this age group, the ..
 
Arsenio “Toto” Barcelona President, Harbest Agribusiness Corporation ABSTRACT The author discusses his personal account on the humble beginnings of Harbest, a company which he started when he was a young entrepreneur working and staying in Taiwan and soon took shape when he returned..
 
Yin Yin Nwet1, Flordeliza A. Lantican2, Corazon T. Aragon3, Zenaida M. Sumalde4 1Agricultural Economist, Freelance 2Dean, College of Economics and Management, University of Philippines Los Banõs 3Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics, College of Economics and Management, Unive..
 
Yin Yin Nwet1, Flordeliza A. Lantican2, Corazon T. Aragon3, Zenaida M. Sumalde4 1Agricultural Economist, Freelance 2Dean, College of Economics and Management, University of Philippines Los Banõs 3Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics, College of Economics and Management, Unive..
 
Nguyen Thi Phuong Faculty of Economics and Rural Development, Vietnam National University of Agriculture Email: nguyenphuongkt.edu@gmail.com INTRODUCTION Thailand is an agricultural country with a total area of about 51.31 million hectares. More than 23.88 million hectares are used for agri..
 
Rosa Paula Cuevas, Annalyn de Guia, and Matty Demont International Rice Research Institute Los Banos Philippines ABSTRACT The Cordillera Administrative Region in the Philippines is famous for rice terraces where indigenous people grow diverse traditional rice varieties, through which ..
 
Rosnani Harun, Noorlidawati Ab. Halim, Engku Elini Engku Ariff, and Tapsir Serin Economic and Social Science Research Centre, MARDI Headquarters, Serdang Malaysia ABSTRACT Demand for specialty rice among Malaysians shows an increasing trend in recent years.  The consumption of high qualit..
 
Juthatip Patrawart Cooperative Academic Institute Faculty of Economics Kasetsarat Univesity Thailand ABSTRACT More than half of farm households in Thailand are in the rice sector. Majority of them are smallholders, and they are struggling with higher costs and lower yield rate, as well as ri..
 
Chen Li-I Section Chief, Fruit Industry Section, Crop Production Division, Agriculture and Food Agency ABSTRACT Dragon fruit has been widely popular in recent years due to its fast growth rate and great adaptability. The stable price lately has also led more farmers to take part in its pro..
 
Jocelyn E. Eusebio and Ma. Cecilia S. Alaban Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development –Department of Science and Technology Los BaABSTRACT Dubbed as “dragon pearl fruit”, “green dragon”, “dragon crystal..
 
Saktyanu K.Dermoredjo and Tahlim Sudaryanto Agricultural Economist Indonesian Center for Agriculture Socio Economic and Policy Studies Ministry of Agriculture INTRODUCTION Recent dynamics of global economic development revealed the importance of agricultural competitiveness improvement...
 
Nik Rozana Nik Mohd Masdek, Suhana Safari, Noorlidawati Ab Halim, Rawaida Rusli, Mohd Zaffrie Mat Amin, Mohd Hafizudin Zakaria AND Rozhan Abu Dardak Economic and Social Science Research Centre, MARDI, Persiaran MARDI-UPM, 43400 SERDANG, Malaysia INTRODUCTION The ASEAN stands for the Associ..
 
Sang Hyeon Lee Department of Agricultural Resource Economics, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Republic of Korea ABSTRACT Since the late 2000s, the Korean government has been making aggressive efforts to increase exports of agricultural products. As a result, agricultural exports ..
 
Tran Cong Thang and Vu Huy Phuc Institute of Policy and Strategy for Agriculture and Rural Development, \Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Vietnam ABSTRACT In recent years, coffee has been Vietnam's important agricultural export product. Vietnam's coffee production a..
 
Kunio Nishikawa College of Agriculture, Ibaraki University, Japan INTRODUCTION Japanese Sake (rice wine) is the traditional Japanese beverage made from rice. It is considered as one of the most popular beverages in Japanese food culture. It is now enjoyed all over the world because of its goo..
 
Hnin Ei Win Center for Applied Economics Research Thailand INTRODUCTION Maize is an important agricultural product in Thailand which is being used for both food and feed industries (Poramacom, 2013). In the 2016-2017 crop year, the forecasted production of maize was 4.06 million tons from ..
 
Hnin Ei Win Center for Applied Economics Research Thailand Introduction Thailand has a favorable weather condition and productive land for the cultivation of tropical and sub-tropical fruits (Zang, 2017). Therefore, it is famous for its tropical fruits that are tasty, flavorful and of good..
 
Hnin Ei Win Center for Applied Economics Research Thailand INTRODUCTION Rubber was cultivated in Thailand since the 1990s. Thailand became the top producer and exporter of natural rubber in the world since that time. This is because the climatic condition is favorable for rubber cultivatio..
 
Hao Wang Department of Cooperative Economics and Social Entrepreneurship Feng-Chia University Taichung Taiwan According to the IFAD (International Fund for Agricultural Development) 2015 report in State of Food Insecurity of the World, there is no “one-size-fits-all” solut..
 
Farm Mechanization in Thailand (4484)  2017-02-22 (648)
Hnin Ei Win Researcher Center for Applied Economics Research Kasetsart University Bangkok, Thailand Introduction Agriculture is the main economy of Thailand. About 46.6% of the total population relies on the agriculture sector for their livelihood. Crop production plays an important ..
 
July Soe Senior project officer at CARE International Introduction Increased productivity and profitability of farming is an important pathway to reduce poverty in the rural areas of Myanmar. After land, water and human resources, fertilizer is undoubtedly one of the agricultural inputs to in..
 
Dr. Jeongbin Im Professor Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development College of Agricultural and Life Science Seoul National University Seoul, Korea E-mail: jeongbin@snu.ac.kr On July 20, the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA) annou..
 
Suhana Safari Economic and Social Science Research Centre Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI) Persiaran MARDI-UPM, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia suhanasafari@mardi.gov.my INTRODUCTION In the Malaysian National Agro-Food Policy (2011-2020) (NAP4)..
 
Dr. Jeongbin Im Professor Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development College of Agricultural and Life Science Seoul National University Seoul, Korea E-mail: jeongbin@snu.ac.kr The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (MAFRA) announced that..
 
Dr. Jeongbin Im Professor Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development College of Agricultural and Life Science Seoul National University Seoul, Korea E-mail: jeongbin@snu.ac.kr   The Korean government has recently held the '2013 Korean Liquo..
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