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Mulberry harvest in Hiep Thuan

Mulberry harvest in Hiep Thuan

30/05/2018 15:06 GMT+7

When April comes, the mulberry fields in Hiep Thuan commune, Phuc Tho district in Hanoi turn red, promising a bumper harvest.  In recent years, growing mulberries has helped raise incomes for locals.
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Villages on the sea

Villages on the sea

25/05/2018 11:17 GMT+7

Located between the two big estuaries of the Red River and the Tra Ly River, Tien Hai district in Thai Binh province with sand dunes along the beach is ideal for clam farming. Boasting vast clam farming fields, Tien Hai is called by northern delta fishermen as the cradle of “villages on the sea”. 
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Palm-sugar a specialty of An Giang

Palm-sugar, a specialty of An Giang

18/04/2018 14:15 GMT+7

Known nationwide for its delicate sweetness and classy flavor, An Giang province’s palm sugar is regarded as the quintessence of this southwestern land.  
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Mechanisation in Rice Production in Hanoi

Mechanisation in Rice Production in Hanoi

14/12/2017 10:21 GMT+7

Mechanisation in rice production has changed significantly the awareness and farming customs of farmers, shifting from a small and unplanned farming form to large-scale production. Mechanisation in rice production is considered an impetus to implement the programme of new rural construction in Hanoi.

 
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The Ancient Pottery Village of Thanh Ha

The Ancient Pottery Village of Thanh Ha

23/10/2017 08:56 GMT+7

Over the past five centuries, locals in the ancient pottery village of Thanh Ha have kept their traditional method of making pottery - hand made and wheel thrown. Thanh Ha pottery products are not enamelled and heated by a traditional wood kiln so they have different beautiful colours of yellow, red, red brick, brown, pink and black.
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Vinh Oranges in Nghe An Province

Vinh Oranges in Nghe An Province

16/10/2017 10:50 GMT+7

For years, Vinh oranges have been known as a specialty of the central province of Nghe An. The oranges were exported to the former Soviet Union and Eastern European countries in the 1980s. With assistance from JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) in cultivating and processing products since 2016, Con Cuong orange cultivating area has given high economic value to farmers.
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Sweet Fruit from New Crops

Sweet Fruit from New Crops

24/08/2017 18:06 GMT+7

More than ten years ago, Ba Vi district in Hanoi was an area of barren hills where weeds hardly grew. However, since the district implemented the policy on restructuring agricultural land under the New Rural Construction Programme, Ba Vi has become well known for growing fruit trees with high productivity in Hanoi. 
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Persian Limes: International Fruit with a Local Taste

Persian Limes: International Fruit with a Local Taste

03/07/2017 11:33 GMT+7

Thanks to its fragrant, spicy aroma and tart flavour, the Citrus latifolia or Persian lime (Chanh Tuy Quy in Vietnamese) is being cultivated widely in Khoai Chau district in the northern province of Hung Yen, helping to build the local economy.
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