Bangkok Post, 6 June 2016: German help for sustainable farming

13 June 2016

Aku TumbuhA German government agency has introduced a new international rice farming standard for Thai farmers aimed at helping them to lower cost and upgrade agricultural practices towards sustainability.

Matthias Bickel, project director of Asean Sustainable Agrifood Systems of the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the German government’s sustainable development service provider, said it was helping Thailand to implement the agricultural practices, especially in the rice sector … Read more