Promotion of Potato Production in Vietnam (Phase I)

Completed
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Provincial
January 1, 2000
June 30, 2004
USD 3,548,390
Dr. Men Sarom (Cambodia)
Organisation Head
Email: msarom@cardi.org.kh

Project Information

The overall objective of the project was to increase the income of small-scale potato farmers. It sought, in particular, to expand potato cultivated land area, increase potato productivity per ha, and improve income from production.

The expected outputs were:

  • Provide farmers quality seed and planting material of suitable potato varieties with reasonable price;
  • Improve the certification and monitoring system for potato seed and plant propagation;
  • Apply and improve appropriate multiplication techniques for suitable local potato seed and plant propagation;
  • Elaborate and partially apply proposals to increase the profitability of seed and table potato production;
  • Elaborate recommendations to expand the domestic potato market; and
  • Establish contacts between potential partners for potato seed production and potato processing.

Project Locations

Bac Giang, Ha Tay, Ha Noi, Lai Chau, Nam Dinh, Quang Ninh, Son La, Thai Binh

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