Farmers in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Tiền Giang have begun harvesting off-season dragon fruit, earning high incomes.
Authorities in the provinces in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta and Cần Thơ City are dredging irrigation works and storing fresh water to cope with saltwater intrusion during the dry season.
Breeding goats has helped many farmers in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta province of Bến Tre escape poverty and have a stable income as the animal is easy to breed and does not require large investment.
The waterway links between HCM City and the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta region through river and canal networks that advantage trade have not been fully exploited.
Farmers who grow flowers in the Mekong (Cửu Long) Delta are busy preparing for the Tết (Lunar New Year) holiday, which falls on January 25.
Breeding aquatic species in mangrove forests in Kiên Giang Province’s An Biên and An Minh districts has increased the income of households that have been allocated forestland.
Farmers in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta are growing more new flower varieties for the Tết (Lunar New Year) festival, which falls on January 25.