โดย:Chatcharee Naritoom
วันที่:August 25, 2012

Nakhon Pathom Province sited in the central plain of Thailand. The main products were rice, sugar cane, vegetable and animal production such as milk, chicken and swine by using irrigation system from Tha-Chin and Mae-klong rivers. Most of products were commercial and individual or group contract farming system. Asparagus was only one of group contract farming that farmers could get more advantage than individual contract. In Nakhon Pathom, farmers who grow asparagus could receive net income USD 7,438 per ha, meanwhile other vegetable only USD 2,784 and rice USD 227. The sustainable of asparagus growers group contract farming depended on: (1) collaboration of farmers on produce high quality of asparagus production by using local inputs (2) agri-business and government agency should seek new market and new product for future (3) training new technology for high quality and market knowledge were need. Developing of this group contract farming to be active co-operative can use as case study for other agriculture production.

Download (PDF, 131KB)

Comments are closed.