For two decades, farmer Tô Nguyễn Hồ Hải in Central Highlands Gia Lai Province grew peppers, enjoying a boon in production. It was gold rush for pepper farmers.
Many pepper farmers in the southeastern province of Bình Phước have switched to other crops to improve their income amid declining pepper prices and disease outbreaks.
The People’s Commitee of Đồng Nai Province had approved a budget to support people hit by a mass fish death on the La Ngà River in Định Quán District in May, the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development said.
Thousands of residents in Nguyên Khê commune of Hà Nội’s Đông Anh District are living in “fear” due to serious environmental pollution sourced from waste water discharged from Nguyên Khê industrial complex, Tiền Phong (Vanguard) newspaper reported.