HUA HIN SHOWCASES LARGE SCALE MODERN AGRICULTURE

Mr. Chalermchai Sri-on, Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives has presided over the opening of a project aiming to upgrade large-scale agriculture with modern agriculture and marketing.

At the Learning Center for Enhancement of Agricultural Product Production in Hin Lek Fai, Hua Hin District,

HUA HIN SHOWCASES LARGE SCALE MODERN AGRICULTURE

Officials from the Ministry, other government agencies, farmers, and about 200 people participated in opening exhibition of agricultural products from large plots and agricultural products in the area, to encourage farmers to build strong network connections.

HUA HIN SHOWCASES LARGE SCALE MODERN AGRICULTURE

Mr. Chalermchai said that the operation of the large-scale agricultural extension system It is the main driving mechanism in the development of the Thai agricultural sector. which focuses on the gathering of smallholder groups in neighboring areas to develop production and marketing together. 

HUA HIN SHOWCASES LARGE SCALE MODERN AGRICULTURE

Farmers are encouraged to form production groups to have market bargaining with products of good quality and cheap prices by using appropriate agricultural technology.

The day’s activities will creata a greater awareness among farmers, other people involved and the general public.

HUA HIN SHOWCASES LARGE SCALE MODERN AGRICULTURE

To date, 71 large land area plots cover all eight districts, with a large groups of large farmers participating in the project to upgrade large plots with 1,408 members, covering an area of ​​over 17,800 rai, and a budget of over 55 million baht from the state.

With an area of ​​70,495 rai, farmers in Hin Lek Fai sub-district formed a pineapple plantation group in 2019 with 30 members, to be the agricultural center of Hua Hin District in terms of pineapple production and marketing.