Human Labour Used to Harvest Coconuts for Export: Deputy Agriculture Minister

 Human Labour Used to Harvest Coconuts for Export: Deputy Agriculture Minister

Fresh tender coconut at a Thai restaurant. Photo: Yuvipanda.



BANGKOK, July 9 (TNA) – Thailand developed dwarf coconut trees, which can be harvested by human labour, said Deputy Agriculture Minister, Mananya Thaiset after the country’s coconut products were banned by some Western retailers.

The deputy agriculture minister said tomorrow (July 10), she would visit the Surat Thani Seed Research and Development Center to see the development of dwarf coconut trees, easier to harvest and popular among coconut growers.

Full story: mcot.net

TNA



TN

The main purpose of Thailand News is to offer our readers all news from the most popular and trusted newspapers in Thailand & Asia in one place.Get breaking news and the latest news headlines from Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya, Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand, Isan, the insurgency-plagued South and Asia.

Related articles

Leave a Reply