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Myanmar’s organic vegetables make their way to Singapore’s NTUC Fair Price

Organic vegetables from Myanmar have made it to the shelves of Singapore-based supermarket chain NTUC Fair Price, according to the Myanmar Fruit, Flower, and Vegetable Producers and Exporters Association (MFVP). Myanmar’s vegetables began entering cold storages in Singapore in 2017 and now, their sale has been allowed in the NTUC supermarket chain. During the trial […]

Organic Poultry Farm Makes Waves in Yangon

Shwe Taung Nyo Gyi farm is making waves in Yangon with its local, organic poultry and natural eggs. The farm, founded in 2017 by friends Zaw Ye Naung and Marn Thu Shein, is certified by the Myanmar Organic Agriculture Group (MOAG). “We are both fathers who wanted to feed healthy, chemical-free foods to our children. […]

Myanmar Can Raise Value, Volume of Agriculture Exports by Going Organic

Myanmar has potential to develop an organic market that will help to boost the value of local crops produced for export purposes and farmers’ standards of living. In fact, farmers in Myanmar already use less chemical fertilisers and pesticides compared to their neighbours, yet many are reluctant to venture into the organic market owing to […]

Organic certificates to be issued to Myanmar farmers

Organic guaranteed certificates will be issued to those who fit the prescribed regulations, said an official from Myanmar Organic Food Growers and Producers’ Association. Those receiving certification will only be engaged in Nyaungnapin agricultural zone, coffee cultivations in YwarNgan, Shwebo Paw San Mway rice variety and mushroom cultivation in Yangon so that they can legally […]