Rice Pledging

Recommendations to resolve problems with Thailand’s rice pledging scheme

Feb 07, 2014

Amend the policy of commodity price support towards sustainable support for peasant farmers Convert the rice pledging / income guarantee schemes into schemes which would support change towards sustainable agriculture, help farmers in the event of natural disasters, and increase the welfare system to provide for health and education expenses of farmers dependents.

About the rice we eat

Jul 11, 2013

For many weeks already, there’s been a vibrant discussion about the rice that we eat here in Thailand.  As someone who is a very fussy eater - I love knowing where my rice is grown, and don’t eat rice that’s too hard, too old, too crumbly, or too pungent.

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