The Communist Youth Union in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday held a meeting to honor 18 young inhabitants in rural districts who are good models in doing good business of agricultural produces, good initiatives and application of advanced technologies and bio-technology in growing and farming.
One of the models is Pham Thanh Loc in Cu Chi district who has successfully applied bio-technology like Bioreactor systems in planting flowers and trees. Thanks to application of advanced technology, he makes monthly turnover of VND120 million and monthly profit of VND40 million. Additionally, he offers employment for 10 local laborers.
Moreover, Loc succeeded in making attar Odora and Ylang to keep mosquitoes away which consumers trusted and selected one of Vietnamese high quality products.
Young man Nguyen van Tam in Can Gio District got success in raising tiger shrimp. After touring to highly profitable shrimp farms to learn experience, he decided to breed shrimps in 1.5 ha salt marsh land. He earns the profit of VND40 million for a season.
In Hoc Mon District, Vo Thanh Ngan applied technologies on planting grass and making grass carpet which bring him profits of VND200 million a month and employment to 27 laborers in the district.
On behalf of city administrators, Deputy Head of Party Committee Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc lauded young men at the meeting and expected them to develop their strength and expand their business to offer employment to laborers. She also proposed local governments and related unions to aid these young men on capital, technology or buy finished products in order to encourage more young people in countryside districts in doing business for the city’s growth.