Can Tho, 25 August 2022 - Bayer Vietnam reaffirmed its commitment to contribute to the sustainable development of Vietnam agriculture by showcasing its innovative solutions for the Vietnamese farmers at the Agritechnica Live Event on 24-26 August 2022.
Under its ForwardFarming concept, Bayer unwrapped its offering through a wide range of activities including on-farm demonstrations, presentations at technical conference and exhibition of advanced solutions for various crops.
Organized by the German Agricultural Society (DLG), VNU Exhibitions Asia Pacific, the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), the National Agricultural Extension Center (NAEC), and hosted by Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and the Can Tho City Peoples’ Committee, Agritechnica Live 2022 not only provided Mekong Delta’s farmers access to sustainable modern technologies but it also offered a venue for policy discussions and collaboration about the roadmap for technology application to sustainably transform Vietnamese agriculture.
Sharing the common objective of improving farm productivity and sustainable agricultural practices in Vietnam, the National Agriculture Extension Center under Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development and Bayer signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to cooperate and share practical measures for the farmers in Mekong Delta. The areas of cooperation under this MOU include collaborations on key sustainable rice production in Mekong Delta and support improved on-farm practices, productivity, and crop quality, together with other industry stakeholders.