Agriculture

Indonesians struggle with record-high rice prices

IT was still pitch-black outside when Indonesian housewife Sutinah made her way to a local police station early one morning…

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Stop boycotting Starbucks, McD’s, plead outlets’ current, former workers

Present and former employees of Starbucks and McDonald’s in Malaysia are calling for an end to a boycott of the…

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Enough rice for next 4 months – Mat Sabu

There is sufficient rice in the national stockpile to last more than four months, says Agriculture and Food Security Minister…

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Masdar City establishes its first vertical farm

Like other Masdar City projects, the indoor farm showcases the potential of multi-functional land use, which is particularly important in…

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Kedah’s padi fields: A closer look at Malaysia’s rice bowl

IN the serene state of Kedah, a sprawling stretch of padi fields unfurls across the landscape, serving as the nation's…

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Padi farmers in Kedah on red alert

Padi farmers in Pokok Sena, Kedah, are racing against the clock to save their crops, which are suffering in both…

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No rain a pain for padi farmers

Padi farmers are getting hot and bothered in anticipation of prolonged drier and warmer weather expected up north of the…

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Giving up fighter jets for farming tools

Two young men made the bold decision to retire early from the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) and venture into…

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‘Padi industry needs revamp’

It is high time the government revamp the management of the entire padi industry, including taking full control of seed…

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Thailand and Malaysia keen to collaborate in tourism and agriculture

Malaysia and Thailand are keen to forge cooperation in tourism and agriculture to unlock the full potential of the two…

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Mydin hypermarket will sell chicken at RM7.99 per kg on Nov 1

The Mydin hypermarket will be selling chicken for RM 7.99 per kilogramme on Nov 1.

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Price controls for eggs remain, subsidies for chicken to be lifted from Nov 1

Agriculture and Food Security Minister Datuk Seri Mohamad Sabu today announced that subsidies and price controls for chicken would be…

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Over a million sacks of 10kg local white rice distributed following govt intervention, says Mat Sabu

More than one million sacks of 10kg local white rice have been distributed following the government’s intervention measures to ease…

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Price of goods, local rice supply, haze among focus of Dewan Rakyat today

Issues of the increase in the price of goods, the shortage of local white rice and the haze situation in…

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Govt premises may use subsidised imported rice

The agriculture and food security ministry will propose the use of subsidised imported rice at government premises such as hospitals,…

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