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81. news | 16 Oct 2013
» CHIANG MAI ― The Mae Chaem district office chief was transferred to an inactive post at Chiang Mai provincial hall on Wednesday after he was accused of firing a shot into the air during a protest rally by corn farmers.
82. learning | 22 Sep 2010
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» The Abhisit administration has put in place a true system of crop insurance and agricultural price supports. Payments to farmers used to be used as a system of "political booty" to gain voter support in elections.
83. news | 27 Oct 2013
» PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN - More than 800 rubber and palm growers on Saturday resumed their protest against falling prices, partially blockading a main road in Prachuap Khiri Khan.
84. news | 15 Oct 2013
» Rice stockpiles in Thailand, once the worlds biggest exporter, are expanding to a record as a government program to buy production spurs farmers to plant the most crops ever and add to a global glut.
85. news | 31 Oct 2013
» Indian farmers were urged Thursday to hand over scraps of metal and tools for the world's tallest statue, as construction began on what promoters hope will be a wonder of the world.
86. business | 28 Oct 2013
Newspaper section: Asia focus
» At the turn of the 20th century an American travelled to a remote mountain region in Himachal Pradesh in India and tried to propagate a strange idea. He told the farmers to plant apple trees instead of the traditional wh...
87. business | 26 Nov 2013
» Despite fears that it might hurt small farmers, the proposed free-trade agreement (FTA) between Thailand and the European Union is likely to bring an end to the monopoly in the country's agribusiness sector, says an ...
88. news | 13 Nov 2013
» Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan reached a record high in 2013 as farmers seek to "insure" themselves ahead of NATO forces' withdrawal next year, the United Nations said Wednesday.
89. news | 28 Oct 2013
» Ten companies of around 1,500 police officers have been mobilised to contain rubber protests over fears that rallies by farmers may spread beyond Bang Saphan district in Prachuap Khiri Khan province, provincial police ch...
90. business | 23 Nov 2013
» Farmers participating in the rice pledging scheme have been receiving payments from the government since Nov 14, and the liquidity of the Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives (BAAC) is sufficient to finance...