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Rice-selling campaigns continue nationwide to help farmers

Rice field in Thailand

Rice field in Thailand. Photo: kla3950 (Pixabay).

BANGKOK, 16 November 2016 (NNT) – More rice-selling campaigns have been introduced across the country to help farmers hit hard by falling prices.

Farmers living near the Ubol Ratana Dam in Khon Kaen province and in Nong Bua Lam Phu province, on Tuesday brought their Hom Mali and sticky rice crop weighing over 2,000 kilograms in total to sell at 25 baht a kilo in the parking lot of the Dam.

Full story: NNT

Reporter: Kitti Cheevasittiyanon
Rewriter: Rodney McNeil