An enterprise supply farmers with seeds and monopoly sales for their products to export to Japan at the unit rate of VND 7,000/kg of fresh paddy.
This year, Thanh Mien district cultivates 50 ha of herbal rice in Hong Quang commune and Ngo Quyen commune. Farmers are supplied with seeds and monopoly sales by the enterprise for all their products to export to Japan at the price of VND 7,000/kg of fresh paddy.
Herbal rice yielding from 2 to 2.2 quintals/360m2, equivalent to aromatic Bac rice No.7 but less vulnerable to pests& diseases and easier to care for. The herbal rice is violet in color and suitable for people with heart disease, diabetes. It is expected that next season, the District will expand the area of herbal rice cultivation to 100 hectares.