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Da Nang launches rice seed project

Update: December, 13/2014 - 09:25
The US$529,000 project, supported by the India-Brazil-South Africa Dialogue Forum Fund, is helping turn the rural commune into a centre for rice seed production and research in the central region. — Photo FAO
DA NANG  (VNS) — The central city of Da Nang inaugurated a rice seed production project during a ceremony yesterday in Hoa Tien commune, Hoa Vang district.

The US$529,000 project, supported by the India-Brazil-South Africa Dialogue Forum Fund, is helping turn the rural commune into a centre for rice seed production and research in the central region.

The project will focus on using new rice seed varieties, and on building standard warehouses, moisture-measuring devices and dryers. It's the first project in Viet Nam aiming to produce high-quality rice seed varieties. — VNS

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