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Wan-Yu Liu1,2 1Department of Forestry, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung 402, Taiwan 2Innovation and Development Center of Sustainable Agriculture, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung 402, Taiwan E-mail: wyliu@nchu.edu.tw Effendi Andoko International Bachelor Program of Agri..
 
Kyusuk Kang Professor, Seoul National University Forests and forest administration in the republic of Korea The Korean peninsula is located between 33˚ 7´ and 43˚ 1´ N Latitude, and 124˚ 11´ and 131˚ 53´ E longitude at the heart of the North Western Pacific, shar..
 
Effendi Andoko International Bachelor Program of Agricusiness National Chung Hsing University Taiwan Wan Yu Liu Department of Forestry National Chung Hsing UniversityINTRODUCTION Indonesia has experienced the greatest economic growth among Southeast Asian countries. The GDP grew by 5.0% i..
 
Namibia’s Biofuels Policy (946)  2017-12-26 (294)
Kassian T.T. AMESHO Ph.D Student, Institute of Environmental Engineering, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung 804, Taiwan Yuan-Chung LIN Professor, Institute of Environmental Engineering National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung 804, Taiwan Introduction At the present moment, ..
 
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..
 
Azahar bin Harun Economic and Social Science Research Centre, MARDI Headquarters, Persairan MARDI-UPM, 43400 SERDANG INTRODUCTION The mushroom industry has caught the attention of entrepreneurs, especially the young ones. There are 17 types of mushroom that are suitable for growth in Mal..
 
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 ..
 
Song Soo Lim Department of Food and Resource Economics, Korea Univ. 145 Anam-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02841, Korea INTRODUCTION Social farming has emerged as an innovative approach to address social needs by adopting a view of multifunctional agriculture. Despite its appearance from the gras..
 
Min-Hsien Yang, Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan I Han, Associate Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan Source: Council of Agriculture The United Nations (UN) and the international societies continue to save the poor and the hungry, and Taiwan has been an active participant in this e..
 
Mohd Fahimee Jaapar and Rosliza Jajuli Agro biodiversity and Environment Research Centre, MARDI Malaysia is known as one of the world’s mega biodiversity countries. One of the indicators of the high biodiversity in Malaysia is the pollinator species. Previous reports showed that a total of..
 
Yoshihisa Godo Professor, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan INTRODUCTION The provision of clean and safe water is one of the most basic public services offered by local governments. One of the major concerns of local governments during Japan's era of high economic growth in the 1970s is rela..
 
Tahlim Sudaryanto Senior Agricultural Economist Indonesian Center for Agriculture Socio Economic and Policy Studies Ministry of Agriculture INTRODUCTION The government of Indonesia has released many laws to govern agricultural development policies and programs.  There are eight l..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Agricultural production is likely to maintain momentum of stable growth Grain production is expected to remain generally stable on the basis of its 10-year growth. ..
 
Nor Amana A’liah Mohammad Nor Economics and Social Science Research Centre, Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI) Persiaran MARDI-UPM, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia E-mail: amna@mardi.gov.my INTRODUCITON Demand toward functional foods is inc..
 
Yoshihisa Godo Professor, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan Introduction Wild animals pose problems to Japanese farmers, as they often enter farmlands and eat agricultural products. The damage caused by wild animals was recently estimated to cost farmers around 20 billion yen per year1. ..
 
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 November 24th, 2015, the Korea Seed & Variety Service (KSVS..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Bio-safety disposal of dead animals is important to sustainable and healthy development of animal husbandry industry, public health and safety, and ecological environme..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Tropical germplasm resources are an important part of biodiversity and the material basis for sustainable development of tropical agriculture. China is rich in germplas..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China An important part of socialized agricultural services is called, socialized services of agricultural machinery, it means various operation services provided by agricult..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Recently, China’s agricultural industrialization maintained a sound momentum of rapid development, with accelerating industrial transition and continuous institut..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China INTRODUCTION   China’s agro-processing industry saw a sound momentum of rapid development despite a tough progress in global economic recovery, great..
 
Dr. Hisako Nomura Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University, 6-10-1, Hakozaki, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka, 812-8581 Japan Promotion-of commercialization by the selection and concentration of technology and biomass Basic concept ○ In response to the earthquake, and nucle..
 
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 National Food Cluster Project (FOODPOLIS) is to make a food indust..
 
Yoshihisa Godo Professor, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan Introduction The Japanese tax system employs a general indirect tax known as the Consumption Tax (CT). Currently, a CT of 8% is charged in the sale of all commodities and services. However, the CT rate is scheduled to increase t..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Introduction Historically, China’s urban and rural household registration system is the inevitable choice under the policy of heavy industry priority developm..
 
Zhen Zhong Assistant Professor School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Introduction Household Registration System, forming in the planned economy era, has become a major obstacle to society’s development. In the era of mass migra..
 
Zhen Zhong, Assistant Professor Kejia Hu, PH.D. candidate School of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development Renmin University of China Introduction China is the first country to plant commercial GM (genetically modified) crops in world: China began to plant GM tobacco of ..
 
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..
 
Min-Hsien Yang, Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan I Han, Assistant Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan Source: Council of Agriculture www.coa.gov.tw/show_news.php?cat=show_news&serial=coa_diamond_20150501153114     According to a media report regar..
 
Dr. Kampanat Pensupar1 and Khin Yadanar Oo2 1Department of Agricultural Economics and Resources, Faculty of Economics, Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand 2 Center for Applied Economic Research, Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand Thailand, being one of the world’s b..
 
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)..
 
Min-Hsien Yang, Professor, Feng Chia University, Taiwan Mei-Chen Lo, Assistant Professor, National United University, Taiwan Source: Council of Agriculture, Executive Yuan, Taiwan Taiwan’s Council of Agriculture (COA) recently participated in the 18th general conventio..
 
  In the 1990s, China launched an initiative to cultivate a super high-yield hybrid rice in an effort to feed 20% of the world population with only 7% of its arable lands. Yuan Longpin, an agricultural scientist and educator, was designated as leader of the research team.  Under Yua..
 
Tahlim Sudaryanto Senior Agricultural Economist, Indonesian Center for Agriculture Socio-Economic and Policy Studies, Ministry of Agriculture, email: tahlim@indo.net.id   Background   Fuel price in Indonesia has been subsidised for a long period of time and..
 
Shin-ichi Shogenji Professor, Nagoya University, Japan   The following is a lecture paper presented and delivered by Dr. Shin-ichi Shogenji, a Professor at the Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University in Japan. Professor Shog..
 
Stray Dog Management Policy (2715)  2014-11-12 (543)
Hwang-Jaw Lee Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association   The Council of Agriculture (COA) hosted the first “Stray Dog Management Policy Consensus Conference.” After their five-day dedication, the 19 participating citizens presented their valuable opinion..
 
Sei-Kyun Choi Korea Rural Economic Institute, Seoul, Korea e-mail: skchoi@krei.re.kr   ABSTRACT   As a national policy research institution in the field of agriculture, the Korea Rural Economic Institute (KREI) has led agricultural, rural and food policy and has ..
 
Hwang-Jaw Lee, PhD Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association In the hopes of providing youngsters with a one-of-a-kind holiday experience, the Forestry Bureau of COA launched its first-ever summer camp in 2012, in which student volunteers got up close and personal with the na..
 
Control of Rabies in Pets (2523)  2014-02-25 (550)
Hwang-Jaw Lee, PhD Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association   Stray dogs are a big problem in Taiwan.  Most of the stray dogs were abandoned by their owners, and local governments have devoted efforts to address this issue. According to sample survey conduc..
 
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) ann..
 
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) ann..
 
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..
 
Ronald G. Mangubat Information Officer of FFTC   Academicians and exporters believe that there is something very fishy about the Thai government’s rice deal with a Chinese state enterprise, with some saying that the revocation of the deal could be due to the government&rsquo..
 
Dohan Song, Ph.D. Director of Macro-Financial Research Unit NongHyup Economic Research Institute, Seoul, Korea   Historical background The Nonghyup Economic Research Institute (here after NHERI) has long been recognized as a unique research institution that is able to per..
 
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) announ..
 
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..
 
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 Affa..
 
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   With the inauguration of the new government, the Ministry of Agric..
 
Dr. Hwang-Jaw Lee, PhD Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association     Ever wanted to try your hands at farming? Ever wanted to put your green thumbs to the test? Look no further than the Farmers’ Academy, a virtual academic network established by t..
 
Farmers' Academy (2353)  2013-07-19 (548)
Dr. Hwang-Jaw Lee, PhD Board Director, Taiwan Flowers Development Association   Taiwan has long faced young force exodus. For one, the aging population in the rural areas has caused worries of agricultural human fault. To promote the development of a sustainable agriculture, gove..
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