Up to now, there are 41 extreme difficult communes in zone III and 33 difficult communes in zone II with 98 hamlets which have been invested by Program 135 phase II (2006 - 2010). While poor people really need budget for production, there are VND 5 billions arrearage in total budget of VND 19.78 billions for production development supporting that has been apportioned in period 2006 - 2008.
An agriculture official in the Mekong Delta has been suspended from his job for not having fulfilled his duty in coping with leaf diseases in paddy fields caused by brown plant hopper Nilaparvata lugens, which has caused an epidemic in the southern delta. Agriculture experts follow up a rice field in An Giang Province
Governing body: People's committee of Soc Trang province
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Licenses 164/GP-BC by the Ministry of Culture - Information on 08/9/2005