On the evening of November 09, 2018, at Palace Of Culture Of Vietnamese-Soviet Friendship, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) held a ceremony to award the title of “Enterprise for Farmers” for the second time and the award “Golden Rice of Vietnam” for the third time. This is recognized as the only title of the year awarded by MARD to enterprises of all domestic and foreign economic sectors that have made outstanding contributions to the cause of agricultural and rural development; support farmers to develop production and build new rural areas.
Attending the ceremony and awarding the title with the presence of the Party, the State, who are Mr. Nguyen Van Binh – Member of Politburo, Secretariat Member of Party Central Committee, Head of Central Economic Committee, Tran Thanh Man – Secretariat Member of Party Central Committee, Chairman of the Central Committee of the Viet Nam Fatherland Front, Mr. Phung Quoc Hien – Member of the Party Central Committee, Vice Chairman of the National Assembly, Mr. Do Van Chien – Member of the Party Central Committee, Minister of the Committee of Ethnic Affairs, Mr. Thao Xuan Sung – Member of the Party Central Committee, Chairman of the Viet Nam Farmers’ Union. Representatives of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development are Mr. Nguyen Xuan Cuong – Member of Party Central Committee, Minister and representatives of ministries, departments, branches of centers and localities, officers and civil servants of the agriculture and rural development sector.
Neovia Vietnam is very honored and prouded to be attended in the list of 53 typical enterprises contributing to the agricultural industry of the country. This noble title reaffirm the Company’s constant efforts to actively support farmers in developing their production, raising livestock productivity and bringing about the high economic efficiency, thus contributing to the prosperity and sustainability of our country’s agriculture.
The title “Enterprise for Farmers” is widely applied in agriculture such as Cultivation; Forestry; Supplies and fertilizers; Husbandry; Aquatic products; Irrigation and Import and Export of agricultural products and based on five criteria for economic efficiency; Society; applied scientific and technological transfer in production and business activities such as inventions, innovations and new and useful solutions applied in agriculture; well implementing environmental protection and actively contributing to the restructuring of the sector and building new rural areas.
With its contribution to the livestock sector over the past 20 years, Neovia Vietnam has gradually gained the trust of the farmers all over the country. The cattle feed products (Presence brand) and aquatic product (Ocialis brand) of the Company are serving more than 35,000 households in the country. Previously, in early 2018, Neovia Vietnam received two other noble titles, “Vietnam Gold Fishery Quality” and “Vietnam High Quality Goods”. This award has enriched the list of awards and titles that Neovia Vietnam has gained.
Mr. Christophe Guillaume – General Director of Neovia Vietnam shared that “With the title of “Enterprise for Farmers “- a leading prestige title of MARD has affirmed our position on Vietnamese agriculture, moreover, it enhances the brand image to not only our customers but also our partners at home and abroad. This further strengthens the company’s strong contribution to the overall development of Vietnam’s agriculture. In early October of this year, we just changed the brand name and launched a useful application on smart phones, called Presence Nutrition to help farmers update the price of many types of animals, news of the weather, epidemics quickly and accurately. For aquatic products, we also have very proud figures such as the company providing the leading marine fish feed production in the Central market and is one of the few companies providing comprehensive solutions for breeders from breeds (black tiger shrimp, white shrimp from Moana Hawaiian variety, fertilized salmon eggs), feed (Bernaqua, Ocialis),farming techniques (Biosipec) and pond management (Acui-T) in order to maximize the quality, productivity and economic efficiency of farmers”.