Fund raising for supporting farmers to build resilient farming systems to drought and saline intrusion in the Mekong Delta

Million people and thousands of households in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam are severely affected by droughts and saline water intrusion into their rice and fruit farming area. I, on behalf of Mekong Organics PTY LTD (http://www.mekongorganics.net.au/ ) wish to raise funds to host trainings for small scale farmers to build their resilient farming systems to drought and saline intrusion through organic farming practices and trade. The trainings will be provided by Mekong Organics experts from Austr

Tài liệu hướng dẫn trồng rau hữu cơ-rau tự nhiên tại Canberra, ACT Úc (bản tiếng Việt)

Mekong Organics PTY LTD là 1 Doanh Nghiệp đăng ký tại ACT Canberra để kết nối phát triển nông nghiệp hữu cơ giữa Việt Nam, Quốc Gia Vùng Mekong và Úc. Doanh nghiệp hoạt động hướng tới lợi ích cho xã hội (social enterprise) và cộng đồng bằng việc chia sẽ các kiến thức khoa học trong sản xuất nông nghiệp đến hộ gia đình vùng Mekong. Dịch covid-19 đã làm ảnh hưởng đến hơn 100 quốc gia, các trường học đóng cửa, học sinh phải nghỉ ở nhà. Nhiều người lớn phải nghỉ việc ở nhà giữ con hoặc làm việc.

Fund raising for supporting farmers to build resilient farming systems to drought and saline intrusion in the Mekong Delta

Million people and thousands of households in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam are severely affected by droughts and saline water intrusion into their rice and fruit farming area. I, on behalf of Mekong Organics PTY LTD (http://www.mekongorganics.net.au/ ) wish to raise funds to host trainings for small scale farmers to build their resilient farming systems to drought and saline intrusion through organic farming practices and trade. The trainings will be provided by Mekong Organics experts from Australia and Vietnam which will be hosted by partner institutions in Vietnam.
News on drought impacts: http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Drought,-salinity-force-five-provinces-to-declare-a-state-of-emergency-49494.html?fbclid=IwAR0w06IbQYTDsfcHSKlun79-wSMjPIxIjlaqa41eZMS4YR7cJhJ1G-j2tEo

Mekong Organics discussed with Ca Mau Department of Agriculture & Rural Developemnt and Minh Phu Group (Shrimp-Mangrove) Social Enterprise to promote organic rice-shrimp farming system

The discussion explores the possibility to offer a training course on organic agriculture for staffs of Ca Mau Department of Agriculture & Rural Development and private sectors who involved in promoting organic rice & shrimp farming system, farmers and agricultural cooperatives in Tri Luc commune of Thoi Binh District of Ca Mau province in 2020. We also explore the possibility to host the second Mekong Delta Forum on organic agriculture in Ca Mau province in mid-2020.

Mekong Organics team has visited organic rice farms and listed to members of Tri Luc Agriculture Cooperatives, and vice-chairman of Tri Luc Commune about the strategy to develop organic rice in the village.