(Mard - 11/07/2012) - The cassava pink mealybug, an invasive pest species that can kill cassava plants by eating the sap, has appeared for the first time in Viet Nam in the south-eastern province of Tay Ninh, one of the country's leading producers of the tuberous root.
(MARD - 23/01/2013) Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan urged the Mekong Delta Rice Research Institute to create new varieties of the staple grain.
(Mard – 11/03/2013) - On March, 08th 2013, in Hanoi, Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences in collaboration with the The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA) organized the conference on " Global Status of Commercialized Biotech/GM Crops: 2012."