Last weekend, over 1,000 people gathered at the annual rice ceremony in Rasi Salai District in Si Sa Ket Province. The agricultural ceremony plays an important role for the region.
In 2012, thousands of locals in Amnat Charoen proudly participated in a walk to promote alternative agriculture, but five years later, many organic rice farmers are switching to sugarcane.
The Isaan Record17/11/2017
Rice farmers in the Northeast are struggling to cope as the recent floods destroyed one million rai of rice paddies.
The Isaan Record06/09/2017
Arriving early Monday morning, 800 farmers from Nam Phong, Muang, and Sam Soong districts voiced concerns over the compensation they expect to gain from the upcoming rice harvest.