In July 2020, All Cultivated Species Are Healthy and Disease Free in The Nam Dinh Province30-11-2020

In order to achieve highly effective farming activities and complete the aquaculture production plan in 2020, the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Nam Dinh province has directed localities in the province to focus on stabilizing production, especially in the rainy season.

Ninh Binh: Applying Science and Technology for Three (3) Crops Per Year in White Leg Shrimp30-11-2020

The Ninh Binh fishing industry has been developing strongly in recent years. The white leg shrimp farming in the coastal area of Kim Son district is having great potential for growth. The Kim Son district's aquaculture area is 3.315 ha while the area for advanced extensive black tiger shrimp farming is 1.985 ha, the area for semi-intensive and intensive white leg shrimp farming is 130 ha and 1.200 ha for clam farming.

Shrimp Farming Online Journal - Solution for Integration Period30-11-2020

In an attempt to help shrimp farmers increasingly engage in the incorporation phase, the International Collaborating Center for Aquaculture and Fisheries Sustainability (ICAFIS) has partnered closely with Tep Bac Co., Ltd. to create and introduce experiments in the online shrimp farming journal.

Guidance on biosafety requirements for brackish water shrimp breeding production and nursing conditions19-11-2020

In order to control the quality of shrimp breed and ensure food safety, the Directorate of Fisheries has issued Decision No. 169/QD-TCTS-NTTS dated March 9th, 2020 guiding biosafety practices in production, nursing brackish water shrimp.

Conference on building a Fisheries Development Strategy by the year 2030, with a vision to 204524-09-2020

On September 24, 2020, in Nha Trang city, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) held a preliminary conference on a Target Program of Sustainable Fisheries Development for the period of 2016 - 2020 and collecting suggestions for building a fisheries development strategy by the year 2030, with a vision to 2045. Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Phung Duc Tien, Vice Chairman of the Khanh Hoa Provincial People's Council Tran Manh Dung and Directorate of Fisheries Director General Tran Dinh Luan co-chaired the conference.

Connection between production and domestic consumption of Pangasius products01-09-2020

On 9 June 2020, in Hanoi, the Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development (MARD) held the event of Connection between production and domestic consumption of pangasius products". This was the event which began the Seafood Products Fair in Hanoi in 2020 to introduce and promote consumption of pangasius products for the domestic market.

Clam value chain according to ASC in Nam Dinh province29-08-2019

On August 22, 2019, Lenger Seafoods Vietnam Co., Ltd. cooperated with Nam Dinh Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, ICAFIS and RECERD to organize the signing ceremony of Clam value chain according to ASC.

Development of Aquaculture according to the standards and meet the market’s requirements27-08-2019

From the beginning of 2019, Can Tho city continues developing aquaculture in the sustainable way, ensuring food safety and environmental sanitation. Accordingly, the agricultural sector promotes the construction of aquaculture areas applying the standards such as GAP, ASC, SQF, BMP, Metro GAP... in order to provide  the products with high quality, serve consumer and export’s demand, increase product’s value, improving the production efficiency.  In currently, the total area for farming aquatic species with food safety products, reached ​​city’s standard is more than 236 ha, including 222 ha adapted VietGAP standard and 13.75 ha meets BAP and ASC standard. The city  is also developing a plan of “Supporting aquaculture facilities in Can Tho to apply Good Aquaculture Practices (VietGAP)" in 2019. By the end of July, 2019, the total area for farming aquatic species of Can Tho was 4,633 ha, surpassed 12% in comparison with the same period of last year, reached 55% of year plan; harvested 1,972 ha, with 106,747 tons, equal to 89% of the same period in 2018, reached 54% of plan. In particular, the Tra fish farming area is 618 ha, equivalent to the same period of last year, reached 82% of plan; harvested 282 ha with output of 85,653 tons, equal to 84% with the same period of last year, reached 52% of plan; Tra fish’s price fluctuates in the range of 20,000-21,000 VND/kg. Binh Than

Fishery development potential of Ben Tre province26-08-2019

Ben Tre province is formed and surrounded by four large rivers of the Mekong river system, with more than 65km of coastline, with a system of interlocking canals, many mudflats suitable for the development of fisheries economy.

Fishery development potential of Ben Tre province26-08-2019

Ben Tre province is formed and surrounded by four large rivers of the Mekong river system, with more than 65km of coastline, with a system of interlocking canals, many mudflats suitable for the development of fisheries economy.

Hanoi City: Aquaculture production is estimated at 51,000 tons23-08-2019

Hanoi Fisheries Department said that from the beginning of 2019 until now, the city's aquaculture area is about 21,000ha, of which 4,300ha are concentrated farming with an estimated output of 51,000 tons, reaching 42.5% of year plan, increased 4.08% compared to the same period in 2018.

Hanoi City: Aquaculture production is estimated at 51,000 tons23-08-2019

Hanoi Fisheries Department said that from the beginning of 2019 until now, the city's aquaculture area is about 21,000ha, of which 4,300ha are concentrated farming with an estimated output of 51,000 tons, reaching 42.5% of year plan, increased 4.08% compared to the same period in 2018.

Vietnam ranked in top countries for aquaculture production22-08-2019

Currently, Vietnam ranked in the top position as producers of seafood from aquaculture, only behind China, Indonesia and India.

Vietnam ranked in top countries for aquaculture production22-08-2019

Currently, Vietnam ranked in the top position as producers of seafood from aquaculture, only behind China, Indonesia and India.

Bac Lieu City: Focusing on developing aquaculture and fishing20-08-2019

Bac Lieu City has much strength in developing aquaculture and fishing. Besides the advantage of being adjacent to the sea and Nha Mat estuary, the city also focuses on many projects to develop shrimp farming with high technology applications.

The fisheries sector continues to maintain the growth rate15-08-2019

In July and accounting for 7 months of 2019, the fisheries sector continues to be a bright spot in the agricultural sector with stable growth rates. Generally for 7 months of 2019, seafood production was estimated at 4,521,000 tons, up 5.6% over the same period last year.

Ninh Binh: Developing association model – a new direction in aquaculture in Nho Quan14-08-2019

Lately year, in some localities of Nho Quan district, groups of households have been facilitated to implement large scale fish farming models, bringing practical results and opening new directions in freshwater fish farming.

National workshop on sustainable development of marine aquaculture14-08-2019

On 8 August 2019, in Hai Phong, the Directorate of Fisheries (Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development) cooperated with the Vietnam Administration of Seas and Islands (Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment) and the Vietnam Sea-culture Association organized a national workshop on sustainable development of Vietnam's industrial marine aquaculture.

Focus on developing strongly aquaculture and capture fisheries in Bac Lieu22-07-2019

With the strength of aquaculture and capture fisheries, Bac Lieu province these days has promoted the application and transfer of many models for production development. As a result, production and value are constantly improved; a large commodity production area is gradually formed.

Promoting research for the marine culture in Vietnam17-07-2019

This is the instruction of the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong at the visit to the marine fish farming demonstration farm of the Research Institute for Aquaculture No.1.

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