Agriculture and Livestock

Myanmar is traditionally an agricultural country and agriculture sector remains as a major contributor to GDP, and its share of export earnings is about 40%.

At the same time, agriculture sector provides employment to more than 60 per cent of work force. In addition, food security for the people and raw material production for domestic agro-based industries are heavily dependent on the agricultural sector.

For future prospect, Myanmar set up the millennium development goals targeting 2015 and significant progress has been achieved in various sectors including agriculture. Major issues on the future development of agriculture sector are regional food security, extension of agricultural land, enhancing participation of private entrepreneurs in agricultural activities, income generation activities through introducing new crops, and encouraging farmers to cultivate environmental friendly crops.

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CH4 emissions from flooded rice fields of different rice ecosystems in 2000

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Current Status of Collected, ex situ Conservation and Distribution of PGR in Myanmar

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Domestic production of Urea in Myanmar

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Fertilizer import in 2003-04

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Fertilizer use in rice cultivation in Myanmar

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GHG emissions from agricultural soils

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GHG emissions from Field Burning of Agricultural Residues

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GHG emissions from rice cultivation

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Harvested area for flooded rice fields of different rice ecosystems in 2000

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Land area utilization of Myanmar in 2003-2004

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Land share utilization of Myanmar in 2003-2004

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National yearly fertilizer requirement of Myanmar

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Nutrient uptake in Myanmar

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Optimal ratio of fertilizer and grain yield

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Per-acre yearly fertilizer requirement of Myanmar

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Rice sown area in Myanmar

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Share of total CH4 emissions from flooded rice fields of different rice ecosystems in 2000

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Soil types of Myanmar

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Soil types of Myanmar (area)

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Sown acre in Myanmar

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Table equivalent nutrient in Myanmar

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Total GHG emissions from agriculture in 2000

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Yearly input data of soil nutrient in Myanmar

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Yearly input data of soil nutrient requirement in Myanmar (kg/ha)

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Yearly input data of soil nutrient requirement in Myanmar (lb/acre)

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Yearly status of crop area and production increase in Myanmar

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Yearly status of crop area in Myanmar

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Yearly status of crop production in Myanmar

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Yield tonne in Myanmar

Buffalo Density by Township, 2012/13

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Cattle Density by Township, 2012/13

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Chicken Density by Township, 2012/13

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Duck Density by Township, 2012/13

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Goat Density by Township, 2012/13

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Quail Density by Township, 2012/13

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Sheep Density by Township, 2012/13

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Turkey Density by Township, 2012/13

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  • $3.2 million joint investment goes to pig farming sector

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 20 October 2018

  • Perspective: Modern farming technologies panacea to development of Myanmar’s fishery sector

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 19 October 2018

  • Counting on coffee for a strong boost in growth

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 19 October 2018

  • Govt vows no let up in fight against starvation

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 18 October 2018

  • Vice President: For food sufficiency, food security government will closely cooperate with international organiszations

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 17 October 2018

  • Myanmar to establish high security laboratory, animal research centre next year

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 17 October 2018

  • Union Minister attends ASEAN agriculture, forestry ministers meeting in Viet Nam

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 16 October 2018

  • World Food Day 2018

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 16 October 2018

  • Over 1.12 million tons of rice exported during past mini-budget period

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 15 October 2018

  • Southern Shan co-op exports $35,000 worth of coffee to Europe

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 15 October 2018

  • Green Gold cooperative exports first coffee container to European market

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 13 October 2018

  • President U Win Myint addresses ASEAN Leaders’ Gathering

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 12 October 2018

  • Govt to spend more on health, education; but funds for agri lacking

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 12 October 2018

  • Development strategy sought to spur local coffee industry

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 11 October 2018

  • Myanmar Launches First Inquiry into Agricultural Chemicals and Their Effects

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    Source: The Irrawaddy

    Published: 11 October 2018

  • Private company to be set up for striped catfish farming

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 10 October 2018

  • Union Minister: food safety depends on unity of all supply chain stakeholders

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 6 October 2018

  • Fifth Annual Union Level Multi-Stakeholder Review for MNCDD Project held in Nay Pyi Taw

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 6 October 2018

  • Fisheries sector not developing due to no funding

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 5 October 2018

  • Illegal aliens from Sagaing watermelon and muskmelon farms deported

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 4 October 2018

  • Farmers, activists demand overhaul of land laws

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    Source: Frontier Myanmar

    Published: 3 October 2018

  • Opinion: Lifting the socio-economic status of the people

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 30 September 2018

  • FAO to provide technology in arid zone in mid-Myanmar

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 27 September 2018

  • Government reviews live cattle export programme

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 26 September 2018

  • Myanmar bamboo growers rising steadily

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 21 September 2018

  • Yangon evicts 13 dairy farms over odour complaints

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 21 September 2018

  • Report on the current work of the government: political, economic and social development, and the peace process

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 20 September 2018

  • President Tells State, Regional Officials to Wrap Up Land-Grab Probes

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    Source: The Irrawaddy

    Published: 20 September 2018

  • Earnings from agriculture exports decline despite lower kyat exchange rate

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 18 September 2018

  • Export to the Netherlands exceeds $100 million from April to June

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 9 September 2018

  • Minister Warns Many More Dams at Risk of Bursting

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    Source: The Irrawaddy

    Published: 6 September 2018

  • Myanmar Ranks Near Bottom of Global Illegal Trade Index

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    Source: The Irrawaddy

    Published: 6 September 2018

  • Perspective: Investment, technical assistance key to Myanmar’s sustainable agricultural development

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 5 September 2018

  • UMFCCI and IFC signed MOU on food safety

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 5 September 2018

  • Four dead, three missing after Myanmar dam overflow

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 1 September 2018

  • Rescuers struggle to reach stranded in Myanmar dam flooding

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 31 August 2018

  • Authorities evacuate more than 15,000 flood victims in Taungoo

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 31 August 2018

  • Golden apple snails invade village rice fields, spread rapidly in Ayeyarwady

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 31 August 2018

  • Over 100,000 acres of idle land in Taninthayi without oil palm cultivations to be confiscated

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 31 August 2018

  • Five people missing, 27 villages flooded after dam spillway collapses in Bago

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 30 Aug 2018

  • Spillway collapse of Swar Chaung dam displace more than 60,000 residents in Bago Region

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 30 August 2018

  • Myanmar sees annual increase of 25 percent in sugar production

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 30 August 2018

  • Kayin flood destroys monsoon paddy and maize plantations

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 30 August 2018

  • Residents urge govt to halt Upper Yeywa dam project in Shan

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 27 August 2018

  • Over 43,000 acres of illegal tissue-cultured banana plantations found in Kachin State

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 25 August 2018

  • China-Myanmar economic zones to export agricultural produce after completion

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 25 August 2018

  • Mon floods cause over Ks-13,419 million in loss

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 25 August 2018

  • Perspective: Let’s put our hand to the plough for fishery sector development

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 25 August 2018

  • Chinese Banana Tissue plantation destroy environment

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 24 August 2018

  • Food shortages in Tanintharyi after flooding hits three times

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 23 August 2018

  • Myanma Awba opens new agrochemical production complex in Yangon

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 20 August 2018

  • Rice export declines due to heavy rain, difficulties in transport

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 20 August 2018

  • FREDA aims to mitigate natural disasters in delta regions

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 20 August 2018

  • Beans, pulses farmers urged to grow marketable crops to cope with market change

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 18 August 2018

  • Projects to be carried out through ADB loan in arid zone

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 17 August 2018

  • Floods destroy fish breeding ponds

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 16 August 2018

  • Livestock insurance to be launched by year-end

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 16 August 2018

  • Agri sector receives aid in value chain financing

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 16 August 2018

  • Union Parliament accepts $40.5 million ADB loan

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 16 August 2018

  • Rice export earnings hit over $ 280 million

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 16 August 2018

  • Floods destroy more than 3,200 acres of fish breeding lakes

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 15 August 2018

  • Myanmar to seek more emergency rice aid from ASEAN

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 14 August 2018

  • Floods damage over 200,000 acres of monsoon paddy in Bago

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 11 August 2018

  • Article: Opportunities and challenges of sustainable agricultural exports

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 9 August 2018

  • Over 1.1milion acres of crop fields flooded

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 8 August 2018

  • Myanmar explores paddy-fish culture for more value

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 8 August 2018

  • Over 1,300 acres of monsoon paddies damaged in Bhamo District

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 7 August 2018

  • Agriculture sector still accounts for less than 1% of total FDI

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 5 August 2018

  • Prolonged Kayin floods could destroy over 50 thousand acres of paddy: Agri official

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 3 August 2018

  • More than 300,000 acres of sesame and paddy fields destroyed: Agri Official

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 3 August 2018

  • Govt readies 70,000 baskets of seed to aid paddy farmers

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 3 August 2018

  • Myanmar allows up to 80% of foreign investment in agriculture sector

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 3 August 2018

  • Agriculture Ministry to loan $40.5 from ADB, 30m euro from Italy

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 2 August 2018

  • Bago farmland flooded

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 1 August 2018

  • Trade volume rises but rice export falls

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 31 July 2018

  • China plans to buy one million head of cattle from Myanmar

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 31 July 2018

  • Shan, Mandalay to scale up coffee exports

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 26 July 2018

  • Mandalay IWUMD to ensure irrigated water for over 80,000 acres of monsoon paddy fields

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 22 July 2018

  • Edible crops not allowed to be genetically modified

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 20 July 2018

  • Agri-sector to receive boost

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 20 July 2018

  • Projects being drawn to establish agri-zones in Mandalay, Nay Pyi Taw

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 20 July 2018

  • Fish farms explore new breeding options on rising costs

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 19 July 2018

  • Govt calls for private sector invest-ments to manage food safety issues

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 18 July 2018

  • Brewing up a recipe for success in tea production

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 17 July 2018

  • Kayah State sees rising FDI, interest in agriculture sector

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 12 July 2018

  • Perspective: Food safety a top priority for Myanmar

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 7 July 2018

  • Floods, crop damage under-scores need for insurance

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 6 July 2018

  • Myanmar’s earning from export of pulses drop by half

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 4 July 2018

  • Myanmar expects to export 2.5 million tons of rice this year

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 2 July 2018

  • Farmer Union helps return over 18,000 acres of seized farmland

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 2 July 2018

  • Sweden Provides 61 million Krona (USD 6.8 million) to Support UNDP’s Inclusive and Sustainable Country Programme Activities in Myanmar

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    Source: UNDP Myanmar

    Published: 2 July 2018

  • Crop export revenue triples in six years

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 15 June 2018

  • Article: Building ENSO-resilient agriculture in East Asia

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 11 June 2018

  • Government encourages subsistence fish farming in rivers, lakes

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 11 June 2018

  • New national agriculture strategy to drive growth, if properly implemented

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 11 June 2018

  • Upgrade of irrigation facilities welcomed

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 9 June 2018

  • Article: Concerted efforts needed for implementation of crop insurance scheme for paddy farmers

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 5 May 2018

  • Eleventh Regional Working Group (RWG) meeting of the Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) & Friends of the Lower Mekong (FLM) convenes

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 4 May 2018

  • Perspective: Advancing national welfare via trade

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 4 May 2018

  • Fisheries Dept seeks public opinon on fish farming zone

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 3 May 2018

  • Performance of Shan State Government in Second Year in Office

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 3 May 2018

  • Honey export fetches US$ 4 million

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 3 May 2018

  • Perspective: Maintain product quality to achieve export targets

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 3 May 2018

  • Performance of Ayeyawady Region Government over two-years period

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 2 May 2018

  • Companies will be asked to start breeding cattle for export

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 1 May 2018

  • Planning and Finance Ministry’s performance in second year in office

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 30 April 2018

  • Kayin State Government’s Efforts for Prevailing Peace and Prosperity

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 28 April 2018

  • Performance of Bago Region Government in 2nd Year in Office

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 28 April 2018

  • Performance of Taninthayi Region Government in 2nd Year in Office

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 28 April 2018

  • Perspective: Safe food will improve health, alleviate poverty of farmers

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 25 April 2018

  • Article: Boosting coffee plantation in Myanmar

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 24 April 2018

  • Agriculture accelerates process of achieving self-sufficiency, earns foreign exchange

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 23 April 2018

  • Crop insurance to protect paddy farmers available soon

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 20 April 2018

  • Myanmar’s fishery export income set to triple within two years

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 17 April 2018

  • Myanmar fishery exports hit 20-year record high last FY

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 11 April 2018

  • Fishery degree programme set up as pilot project at Yangon University

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 11 April 2018

  • Fishery exports break 20-year record, could double within two years

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 10 April 2018

  • Agricultural exports up by $171 million

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 3 April 2018

  • Fishery exports likely to fetch $1 billion

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 12 March 2018

  • Article: Boosting Productivity and Economic Driving Force of Myanmar

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 8 March 2018

  • Rice exports forecast to hit 4 million tonnes in two years

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 8 March 2018

  • A return to rice supremacy

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 7 March 2018

  • Opinion: Boosting Myanmar’s Fishery Sector for Exports

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 6 March 2018

  • Government to help in upgrade of rice quality as exports hit high

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 5 March 2018

  • Editorial: Seed production for various crops must be prioritized

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 4 March 2018

  • Myanmar earns over $700 million from exports of beans, pulses this FY

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 3 March 2018

  • Editorial: Join hands with peasants to uplift their socio-economic life

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 2 March 2018

  • Editorial: Suggestions for improvement of rice sector welcomed

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    Source: Myanmar Digital News

    Published: 28 February 2018

  • Myanmar adds 22 countries to list of rice customers

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 17 February 2018

  • US project helps Myanmar dry zone development

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 15 February 2018

  • Yangon to get three fish-farming zones

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 11 February 2018

  • Livestock exports forecast to rise

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 8 February 2018

  • Myanmar to adopt genomic rice breeding practices with JICA support

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 6 February 2018

  • Myanmar's edible oils sector bites back against palm oil

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    Source: Frontier Myanmar

    Published: 6 February 2018

  • China and Myanmar launch poverty reduction project

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 5 February 2018

  • Government commits to long term aquaculture development; starts dialogue on issues

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 5 February 2018

  • Export of agricultural products increases this fiscal year

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 5 February 2018

  • MAPCO to build paddy husk-fired power plants in three regions

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 6 January 2018

  • Sugar traders switch to production, cultivation as glut abates

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 4 January 2018

  • Opinion: Pushing GMS food up the value chain

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    Source: Eco-Business

    Published: 4 January 2018

  • Overseas demand for locally-produced coffee expected to rise in 2018

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 3 January 2018

  • Pyay officials start counting animals

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 2 January 2018

  • India pulse companies stock up on Myanmar Beans

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 21 December 2017

  • Bangladesh buys 200,000 tonnes of rice under G to G agreement

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 21 December 2017

  • Central rubber market expected upon enactment of rubber law in late 2018

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 20 December 2017

  • Myanmar rice exports highest in 50 years in 2017-18

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 19 December 2017

  • Regional demand for Myanmar beans offsets Indian restrictions

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 8 December 2017

  • EU €20 million grant will help improve water resource management

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 8 December 2017

  • Myanmar’s Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Protocol launched

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 7 December 2017

  • Livestock census on schedule, says ministry

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 6 December 2017

  • Article: Let Us Help Campaign for Farm animal Census

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 3 December 2017

  • Article: Did You Fall Prey to Pesticide Residue Crops?

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 2 December 2017

  • Local, foreign demand for beans and pulses rises after India stops imports

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 29 November 2017

  • Ministry to deal with illegal rice exports to China

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 27 November 2017

  • Myanmar tackles food safety in bid to boost agricultural exports

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 27 November 2017

  • Chin to build infrastructure links for investment

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 22 November 2017

  • Local investments in edible oil production needed to reduce import reliance

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 22 November 2017

  • Meeting aims to boost foresters, farmers

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 21 November 2017

  • EU Grant Agreement signed between AFD and Myanmar

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 21 November 2017

  • Fisheries crucial for food security

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 21 November 2017

  • Forest and Farm Producer Organizations meet in Yangon

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 20 November 2017

  • Cattle farmers feel squeeze after ban lifted on exports

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    Source: Frontier Myanmar

    Published: 20 November 2017

  • New aquaculture economy emerged on rising fish demand

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 17 November 2017

  • Rice exports continue to grow

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 16 November 2017

  • Myanmar rubber exports set to rise even as global prices take a beating

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 15 November 2017

  • Article: Development of livestock husbandry sector in Myanmar

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 11 November 2017

  • Myanmar launches Good Agricultural Practices guideline

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 11 November 2017

  • 40th Business session of the Animal Production and Health Commission for Asia and Pacific

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 8 November 2017

  • Mandalay to get fish research centre

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 8 November 2017

  • World-class seafood breeding farm for Yangon

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 6 November 2017

  • Ayeyawady to get waste-to-energy plant

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 1 November 2017

  • FAO aims to make Myanmar farming climate-change proof

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 31 October 2017

  • Sagaing residents reject land offered by govt for farmlands seized in mining project

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 30 October 2017

  • Rice exports tipped to reach 3m tonnes in 2020-21

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 30 October 2017

  • Ywar Ngan hopes to export more coffee

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 23 October 2017

  • IRRI research project works to improve rice yields

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 22 October 2017

  • Myanmar to adopt crop insurance based on weather

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 20 October 2017

  • Government sees food, development as keys to reducing migration

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 18 October 2017

  • Beekeepers up efforts to export honey

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 18 October 2017

  • Myanmar pledges to invest more in food security

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 17 October 2017

  • Government ups efforts to legalise livestock trade

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 17 October 2017

  • Australia expands its support for Myanmar’s farmers

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 16 October 2017

  • Agricultural sector makes up 0.51 pc of total FDI

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 15 October 2017

  • Illegal paddy exports putting rice mills out of business

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 13 October 2017

  • Myanmar strives to promote fishery sector by opening university, boosting cooperation

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    Source: Global Times

    Published: 13 October 2017

  • Cultivation of market-oriented crops important for Myanmar

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 12 October 2017

  • China Eyes Mon State Investment

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    Source: The Irrawaddy

    Published: 10 October 2017

  • Yangon water bus biodiesel plan to support farmers

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 7 October 2017

  • Myanmar taps Israeli expertise in agriculture

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 6 October 2017

  • Water surplus expected to boost paddy acres

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 4 October 2017

  • Loans to boost farm productivity

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 28 September 2017

  • ASEAN trade pact strengthens Myanmar’s ties with Australia, New Zealand

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 27 September 2017

  • Northern Shan State Farmers Demand Crackdown on Illegal Pesticides

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    Source: The Irrawaddy

    Published: 27 September 2017

  • Myanmar Govt to Redistribute Vacant Land

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    Source: The Irrawaddy

    Published: 26 September 2017

  • Japan offers to import brown sugar

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 25 September 2017

  • Yangon looks to cut rice production

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 24 September 2017

  • Myanmar to export rice to Sri Lanka

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 20 September 2017

  • Forest Department announces to re-enter into contract for perennial rubber tree

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 19 September 2017

  • Fisheries research projects to be conducted for five years

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 19 September 2017

  • Negotiations for livestock exports to China underway

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 19 September 2017

  • Bangladesh to buy 100,000 tonnes of white rice from Myanmar

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 19 September 2017

  • Myanmar tea in demand at China-ASEAN Expo

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 15 September 2017

  • Confiscated land in Magway Region returned to farmers

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 13 September 2017

  • Myanmar must establish cultivation of new plant species and seeds

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 13 September 2017

  • Bean imports to be temporarily suspended

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 12 September 2017

  • Ministers Agree to Step Up Cooperation on Boosting Food Safety in Mekong

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    Source: ADB

    Published: 8 September 2017

  • Switching crops may be difficult for bean farmers

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 7 September 2017

  • Pulse and bean sector moves on after India restricts imports

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 7 September 2017

  • Mung bean producers to receive international help in cultivation, diversification

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 5 September 2017

  • China accounts for 95 per cent of Myanmar’s fruit exports

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 5 September 2017

  • More reinforcements arrive for embattled pulse and bean sector

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 5 September 2017

  • Global standards issued for local coffee producers

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 5 September 2017

  • Struggle in the agriculture sector

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 4 September 2017

  • Central Committee for Confiscated Farmlands holds meeting

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 31 August 2017

  • Public, private sector to raise K100 billion to absorb pulse and bean supply

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 31 August 2017

  • First rice export bilateral agreement signed

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 31 August 2017

  • Bumper harvest in India drives down demand for Myanmar pulses

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 30 August 2017

  • Ministry launches disaster risk reduction, drone mapping team

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 30 August 2017

  • Ten-point solution drawn up to help pulse and bean industry

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 29 August 2017

  • Stability of pulses market sought after India policy

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 28 August 2017

  • Floods destroy 90,000 acres of paddy field

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 28 August 2017

  • Bean exporters meet Indian ambassador

    Click here to read the full news story

    Source: Eleven

    Published: 27 August 2017

  • Traders urge government to push India on bean import restrictions

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    Source: Frontier Myanmar

    Published: 26 August 2017

  • IFC supports Myanmar’s agricultural sector

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 26 August 2017

  • MRF release six-point notice on bean import restrictions by India

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 25 August 2017

  • India’s policy change on pea imports impacts Myanmar

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 24 August 2017

  • Indian import quotas plunges Myanmar’s pulses industry into chaos

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 24 August 2017

  • No more sugar re-export licenses: government

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 24 August 2017

  • Supply chain at risk as Indian government imposes restrictions on Myanmar beans

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 24 August 2017

  • Myanmar coffee gains market share amid rising demand from first world

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 22 August 2017

  • Crop insurance system expected to launch this fiscal year

    Click here to read the full news story

    Source: Eleven

    Published: 21 August 2017

  • Crop insurance, land reform and investment are essential to Myanmar’s agricultural sector

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 16 August 2017

  • Advancing agriculture, with apps and advice

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    Source: Frontier Myanmar

    Published: 16 August 2017

  • IFC, agriculture department institute GAP in Inle Lake

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 11 August 2017

  • Myanmar can raise value, volume of agriculture exports by going organic

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 10 August 2017

  • Why agriculture is ailing and how best to revive the sector

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 9 August 2017

  • Myanmar accounts for 1.6 percent of world rubber export

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 8 August 2017

  • Seeds sold at agricultural shops to be inspected

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 7 August 2017

  • Government to conduct livestock census in January

    Click here to read the full news story

    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 7 August 2017

  • Myanmar needs to modernise small farms to rev up sluggish sector

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 4 August 2017

  • Myanmar needs to modernise small farms to rev up sluggish sector

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 4 August 2017

  • Better agricultural methods for floating farms of Inle Lake

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 2 August 2017

  • Myanmar’s rice producers suggest metric system adoption

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 2 August 2017

  • As demand rises, local coffee could emerge as key national export

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 1 August 2017

  • 80,000 acres of paddy cultivation flooded

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 31 July 2017

  • 5,000 chickens with avian flu dead in Dawei Township news_image:

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 29 July 2017

  • 141 schools shut down in Dawei amid H5N1 outbreak

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 28 July 2017

  • US$400 million Chinese investment proposed for 33 agricultural extension centers

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 28 July 2017

  • Objection to farmland law changes draft bill

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 28 July 2017

  • New marine breeding zones in Twante, Yangon to accelerate GDP growth

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 26 July 2017

  • MoU signed for cooperation of agronomics service centers projects

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 24 July 2017

  • April-July agricultural export reaches US$954 million, down $50 million

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 24 July 2017

  • Ministry to lift ban on livestock export

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 24 July 2017

  • MEDA and Canadian Embassy offer grant programme to farmers and small companies

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 22 July 2017

  • Rice and broken rice export projected to total 2 million tons this FY

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 21 July 2017

  • Agriculture sector attracts less than 1% of FDI

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 19 July 2017

  • Myanmar and Japan cooperate to produce quality rice amid shortage

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 19 July 2017

  • Agricultural development strategy introduced

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 18 July 2017

  • Chindwin River floods destroy more than 10,000 acres of plantations

    Click here to read the full news story

    Source: Eleven

    Published: 17 July 2017

  • DFID-funded grant program to target businesses in four sectors

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 11 July 2017

  • Communities in Myanmar’s Dry Zone Adapting to Climate Change

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    Source: UNDP Myanmar 

    Published: 3 July 2017

  • Ministry developing national agriculture development strategy

    Click here to read the full news story

    Source: Eleven

    Published: 28 June 2017

  • Snails infest Ayeyawady fields

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 27 June 2017

  • Article: Enhancing Rural Employment and Incomes

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 24 June 2017

  • Agricultural exports still rely on neighbouring markets

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 21 June 2017

     

     

  • 200,000 coffee acres by 2030, agriculture ministry projects

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 5 June 2017

  • ADB Promotes Harmonized Food Safety, Market Access in GMS

    Click here to read the full news story

    Source: ADB

    Published: 31 May 2017

  • Myanmar coffee exports to stimulate agro sector

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 30 May 2017

  • China buys up Myanmar’s entire mango export

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 25 May 2017

  • Myanmar turns to coffee as crops threatened by climate change

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 24 May 2017

  • Dairy industry must increase productivity to be competitive

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 23 May 2017

  • National fisheries plan drafted to combat illegal catches

    Click here to read the full news story

    Source: Eleven

    Published: 22 May 2017

  • Myanmar targets 2M tonnes of rice exports this FY

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 5 May 2017

  • Gov’t to ease restrictions, rules to create loan opportunities for private sector

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 23 April 2017

  • UN FAO supports flood-affected Magway

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 22 April 2017

  • China, Africa major rice buyers

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 21 April 2017

  • Myanmar, Netherlands to cooperate in agricultural sector

    Click here to read the full news story

    Source: Global Times

    Published: 20 April 2017

  • Only 10 per cent of oil mills operate at full capacity

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 11 April 2017

  • 12 tonnes of watermelon, muskmelon seeds required per year

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 9 April 2017

  • Myanmar, Netherlands plant seeds of accord

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 7 April 2017

  • KOICA-funded agri training school opens

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 7 April 2017

  • Agricultural loans for crop growers to be increased this FY

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 6 April 2017

  • MFF to cooperate with Vietnamese companies to boost fishery exports

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 6 April 2017

  • Govt to promote sustainable fishing

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 3 April 2017

  • $1.3bn from bean exports

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 2 April 2017

  • Regional govt wants to expand GAP certification

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 17 March 2017

  • Farmland in Singu, Madaya returned to rightful owners

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 16 March 2017

  • Over 22 million euros to be spent on Myanmar aquaculture

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 16 March 2017

  • US firm to help boost shrimp production

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 16 March 2017

  • Rice exports increase in this Fiscal year

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 14 March 2017

  • Yangon Region to carry out 5-yr agriculture master plan

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 14 March 2017

  • Water-saving tech, veg gardens grow hope in Myanmar’s Dry Zone

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 11 March 2017

  • Planning and Finance Ministry to take over MADB

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 10 March 2017

  • China, Mekong countries celebrate launch of LMC China Secretariat

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    Source: Global Times

    Published: 10 March 2017

  • Lancang-Mekong Cooperation's Chinese secretariat opens in Beijing

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    Source: Global Times

    Published: 10 March 2017

  • Korea to assist development of Myanmar’s fisheries

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 9 March 2017

  • Establishment, cancellation, categorisation of pastureland discussed

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 9 March 2017

  • Farmland to be returned to Mandalay farmers

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 8 March 2017

  • Over Kyat 4 billion spent on farm irrigation

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 8 March 2017

  • President receives ADB Vice President

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 7 March 2017

  • State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi meets with ADB Vice President

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 7 March 2017

  • Production of agricultural with Good Agricultural Practices system workshop held

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 7 March 2017

  • Unexpected jellyfish in Myanmar waters a boon for fishermen

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 6 March 2017

  • Parboiled rice exports earned nearly US$ 4 million in ten months

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 6 March 2017

  • Tanintharyi chief demands fish protection

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 5 March 2017

  • Action being taken against expired pesticide producers beginning from March

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 4 March 2017

  • Dry Zone farmers struggle to switch to new rice varieties

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 4 March 2017

  • Slaughterhouses, cold storage to be built as part of livestock farming

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 3 March 2017

  • Myanmar fishery export income set to double

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 3 March 2017

  • Kachin govt seeking to regain control of blocks of vacant farmland

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 3 March 2017

  • Opinion: As global food demand rises, climate change is hitting staple crops

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 2 March 2017

  • Fisheries export value up by over US$86million

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 1 March 2017

  • Agricultural sector and SMEs to receive private bank loans

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 1 March 2017

  • Export of agricultural products up by $266 million

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 27 February 2017

  • US to lend expertise in shrimp breeding techniques to local producers

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 24 February 2017

  • Prawn exports could earn up to 1 billion USD in 2022, growers say

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 24 February 2017

  • Myanmar’s mango planned to penetrate Russia market

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 23 February 2017

  • Three-year project drawn up to expand market and produce value-added watermelon and muskmelon products

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 21 February 2017

  • Rice exports plunged by about 400,000 tonnes than last year

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 21 February 2017

  • Region gov’t to supply farmers with inputs: Yangon Region Chief Minister

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 21 February 2017

  • Myanmar earns over US$12 million from rice exports by sea last month

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 17 February 2017

  • ADB Trade Finance Program Marks Milestone with First Transaction in Myanmar

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    Source: ADB

    Published: 16 February 2017

  • Sri Lanka to import 50,000 MT of rice from Myanmar

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 13 February 2017

  • 70% of rice exported to China

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 13 February 2017

  • Rice and broken rice export hit 1.2million tonnes

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 7 February 2017

  • Vice President U Henry Van Thio urges conservation of state bird, tree in Chin State

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    Source: President Office, Myanmar

    Published: 6 February 2017

  • Fisheries exports reaches about $450 million: MoC

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 6 February 2017

  • 80 tonnes of Myanmar coffee to ship to America and China (Taipei) this year

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 6 February 2017

  • Climate change affected soybean farmers get new seeds, technology

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    Source: Mizzima

    Published: 2 February 2017

  • Agriculture sector to be improved under five-year development plan

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 2 February 2017

  • Fallow and virgin land to be taken back in Mandalay

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 27 January 2017

  • Amid extinction fears, survey to count Irrawaddy dolphins

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 25 January 2017

  • Myanmar to get $824 million loan from Japan

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 24 January 2017

  • Ks15 billion to be spent on Yangon’s agricultural development over next three months

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 23 January 2017


  • Ayeyawady dolphins population to be updated

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 22 January 2017

  • Japan signs agreement to give ODA five projects in Myanmar

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 19 January 2017

  • Massive fish death occur in Winkamaue creek, Paung Township

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 19 January 2017

  • 4 countries eye to partner with Myanmar to do agro-businesses

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    Source: Xinhua

    Published: 19 January 2017

  • Exchange of notes on ODA loans signed between Japan and Myanmar

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 19 January 2017

  • Yangon chief minister hopes to resolve land issues in 3 years

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 18 January 2017

  • Yangon region gov't drafts master plan for agricultural development

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    Source: Xinhua

    Published: 18 January 2017

  • ငါး၊ ပုစွန် မွေးမြူရေးကဏ္ဍ ဖွံ့ဖြိုးရေး ခေတ်မီမွေးမြူရေး စနစ်သို့ပြောင်းလဲ ရန်လို

    သတင်းအပြည့်အစုံကို ဤနေရာတွင် ဖတ်ရှုပါ

    သတင်းရင်းမြစ်။   ။ ပြန်ကြားရေးဝန်ကြီးဌာန

    ထုတ်ဝေသည့်နေ့။   ။ ဇန်နဝါရီလ ၁၇ ရက်၊ ၂၀၁၇။

  • Paddy husk-powered plant in Nay Pyi Taw to be finished in May

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 11 January 2017

  • MAPCO courts investment for agri-industry park

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 10 January 2017

  • 180,000 tonnes of rice to go foreign markets via sea in early months of 2017

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 6 January 2017

  • New industrial zone to be built in Ayeyarwady Region

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 3 January 2017

  • Farming sector faces uncertain 2017

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 30 December 2016

  • Value of external trade through normal trade declined by over US$490million

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 29 December 2016

  • Export value of various peas up by nearly US$280million

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 27 December 2016

  • 2016 in review: Trouble for the rice industry

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 26 December 2016


  • U Kyaw Tin attends 2nd Mekong-Lancang Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 24 December 2016

  • 10 tonnes of Myanmar green tea and tea leaf to be exported to Germany, Singapore

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    Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar

    Published: 13 December 2016

  • ADB to Help Improve Irrigation, Agriculture Production in Myanmar

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    Source: ADB

    Published: 29 November 2016

  • Malaysians top investors in agriculture

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 26 November 2016

  • Myanmar to upgrade livestock and fisheries sector for more export to EU market

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    Source: Xinhua

    Published: 25 November 2016

  • Bee pasture management committees to be formed

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 22 November 2016

  • Myanmar to export about 100,000 tons of pulses to India annually

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    Source: Xinhua

    Published: 15 November 2016

  • Experts to gather in Laos to discuss regional fishery productivity

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    Source: Xinhua

    Published: 8 November 2016

  • Rice exports earn $193m

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 6 November 2016

  • Government to spend Ks 200 billion on Emerald Green projects

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 1 November 2016

  • Concerns for soil quality sparks Sagaing survey

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 31 October 2016

  • Rice exports raise $184m

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    Source: Eleven

    Published: 27 October 2016

  • Ministry of Agriculture to conduct crop yield survey

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 24 October 2016

  • Agriculture sector hoping new economic policy will strengthen entire value chain

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 19 October 2016

  • Ministry pushes to reduce chemical use in crops

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 14 October 2016

  • Australian agriculture institute launches Myanmar research project

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 13 October 2016

  • Fish research centre to open

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 12 October 2016


  • Farm animal census to be revived in 2017

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 12 October 2016


  • Kayah residents protest planned Pwunchaung dam

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 12 October 2016

  • Tanintharyi Region starts palm oil sector land review

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    Source: Myanmar Times

    Published: 11 October 2016


  • Myanmar hosts Climate Outlook Forum, Climate Services User Forum for Agriculture

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    Source: Ministry of Information, Myanmar

    Published: 3 October 2016