Agriculture and Food Cluster
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With climate change, floods, droughts, and diseases making lives of local farmers more unbearable, Thai scientists are developing new rice strains that can resist both man-made and natural threats.
A few years ago, Sawanee Phorang heard about climate-friendly technology for the first time and how a change in farmers’ behavior could curb excess emissions of greenhouse gases from the rice fields.
Farmer Business School Attracts Local University Students To Uncover Their Hometown’s Hidden Gem: Robusta Coffee
Dozens of vocational students and Robusta coffee growers in Chumphon province gathered in the classrooms, hoping to reshape the future of coffee beans of southern Thailand.
Solos Dechmanee, a 61-year-old oil palm small-scale farmer and now role model for sustainable oil palm production. He is the owner of 44 rai of oil palm plantation in Surat Thani province in southern Thailand.
Stories of Sustainability
Let's hear the voices from our partners and farmers
by Prangthong Jitcharoenkul, GIZ Thailand
by Paul Nicholson, Vice President of Rice Research and Sustainability at Olam International