Friday, November 1, 2013

Nearly harvested, Neang Malis new crop 2013

My life, my country and my Neang Malis rice field.

Field survey indicates good yield, good production, fragrant and very promising!

By Angkor Rice
1st November 2013

Kampong Speu - Angkor Rice staffs went down to the field to check the crop condition yesterday. Kampong Speu is the main province under the contracted farming of Angkor Rice, beside from that are Kandal, Kampot and Takeo.

Base on the report, Mr. Chieu Chu said that the crop is in perfect condition, "the farmers are happy for this year. there were no drought and there were not much diseases". He added that the crop should be ready to be harvested in another 1-2 weeks time.
Chief of the Angkor Agriculture Association and the members taking photo with Angkor Rice staffs.

Angkor Rice has been working with farmers in order to grow Neang Malis fragrant rice for more than 10 years. "This is the 12th years we have been working with the farmers" Mr. Pa, Angkor Rice agriculture promoter said. "We created hope and good job to the farmers not only in our member area, but it has lifted the whole rice industry of the whole country".

Mr. Sombath, a chief village in Khom Prey Rumduan, Kampong Speu province said, "we will support the company as the company is very honest and sincere to us". He expects the price of the crop will be highest comparing to the other rice variety because the advice from the company.

"All of our villagers grow rice for the company, the rice can be grown only 1 time a year but the yield and the price is good to support my nieces to enter a university in Phnom Penh", he told us proudly.

Rice is almost ready for harvest.

Members of Angkor Rice who works on the field for more than 12 years in Kampong Speu.

Let's ride, ask me, I shall give you fragrant rice.

Motorbike with trunk, bringing students to school

The condition of the rice is almost ready to be harvested, the water in the field was also pumped out.

Carefully taking care, the rice will be the pride of the country, the pride to the King.