Tags : Plantation


Tiger sighted in maize plantation near Huey Kha Kheng wildlife

Forest rangers have been trying to track down a wild tiger and persuade it to return to its natural habitat, in Huey Kha Kheng wildlife sanctuary in Thailand’s western province of Uthai Thani, after its foot prints were found in a maize plantation close to the sanctuary. Mr. Permsak Kanitthachart, chief of the sanctuary, said […]Read More


Illegal plantations in Nakhon Si Thammarat and Surat Thani removed

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT, 30 August 2017, (NNT) – National park and security officials have jointly worked together to remove para rubber plantations growing illegally on a combined 200 rai of reserved land in Nakhon Si Thammarat and Surat Thani provinces. The anti-encroachment operation, which was supervised by Acting Deputy Director of the Internal Security Operations […]Read More


Drought intensifies across Thailand

BANGKOK, 7 April 2016 (NNT) – Across the country, the drought crisis has been felt by farmers and local residents alike, who struggled to supply their plantations and homes. Kamphaeng Phet Governor Thani Thanyaphot, along with related agencies joined in distributing water pumps to over 200 households in Song Tham district. Read more: NNTRead More


Chanthaburi: Elephant stomps Laotian to death

A Laotian man was stomped to death by a wild elephant in a cassava plantation in Chanthaburi’s Khao Khitchakood district on Friday night. The body of 36-year-old Khemphetch Chaiyasan was found near his gun and a flashlight in the extensively-damaged plantation. Read more: The NationRead More


People flood in Phatthalung palm plantation for gold

PHATTHALUNG, May 29 – Gold diggers continued to flood into an oil palm plantation in this southern Thai province to search for gold despite an absolute prohibition from the land owner. Fifty or 60 people arrived at the plantation in Khao Chai Son district today in search of gold which they believe is buried underground. […]Read More


Rubber plantation owner killed in Narathiwat

NARATHIWAT, Oct 13 – A man was shot dead in his own rubber plantation Saturday morning in the latest insurgent attack in the restive southern province of Narathiwat. The victim was identified as Sama-ae Royee, 58, the owner of a rubber plantation in Rangae district. MCOTRead More