Laos explores hybrid corn to raise yield


Laos is exploring the use of 12 high-yielding corn hybrids to boost local production and lessen reliance on imported seeds. Siviengkhek Phommalath, Director of the Rice and Cash Crop Research Center, reported promising results from the 2023 evaluation, with at least two hybrids performing as well a...

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Ha Thu
Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor, Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Ha Thu’s ‘Income from waste, the next big thing in animal production’ explores how processing livestock waste can be an environmentally sustainable, income-generating solution.