As part of MOU signing between An Giang University and Okayama University (Japan), Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources of An Giang University invited speakers from Okayama University for information sharing session on “Building farming policies and evaluating consumers’ ethics in ecological farming” for almost 100 lecturers and students of the faculty on 24/05/2018.
Dr. Chau Thi Da – Deputy Head of Office of External Affairs presented gifts to Assoc. Prof. Katsutoshi Onaka and Assoc. Prof. Hiashi Datai
The workshop at An Giang University
Assoc. Prof. Katsutoshi Onaka and Assoc. Prof. Hiashi Datai of Okayama University shared the information on ecological farming in Japan including changes in farming cultivation practices, farming for vast production scale, farming policies of Japanese government for vast production scale, evaluation on economic effects on shrimp ecological farming based on Propensity score matching, and consuming ethics...
Assoc. Prof. Katsutoshi Onaka introduced farming cultivation practices in Japan
Assoc. Prof. Hiashi Datai introduced evaluation on economic effects on shrimp ecological farming based on Propensity score matching
Group photo of the delegates at the workshop
The workshop provided useful information for the lecturers and students of An Giang University in the field of agricultural economy and agricultural models in Japan as the foundation for their future research. Besides, in summer of 2018, Okayama University will support 6 lecturers of Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources to come to Japan for their research in agriculture.
Anh Thu – An Giang University Library
Translated by Chi Do Na