A 110-member team comprising students and faculty members from Yezin University of Agriculture visited a farm owned by U Win Shwe in Tilaw village in Nyaungshwe Township, Shan State, on 10 May.
They viewed thriving Palethwe hybrid paddy for production of seeds, cultivation of organic vegetables, use of fertilizers and diverse paddy plantations.
Head of Township Department of Agriculture U Zaw Win Tun explained that the department is supplying hybrid paddy seeds to local farmers at fair prices. He added that organic vegetable plants are safer for consumers.
Nay Myo Thurein