BIOTHAI is joining with as many as 700 other civil society groups and people around Thailand in support of the Ministry of Public Health’s recommendation to ban the use of Paraquat and Chlorpyrifos, and restrict the use of Glyphosate.   For further... Read More »
Public seminar – Supermarkets: today’s food source - Trends and impact 8 September 2018, Biothai Foundation, Growing Diversity Park, Nonthaburi, Thailand Summary report The growth of the supermarket sector has been very rapid. Today, 30 global... Read More »
CPF is a giant of the food and animal feed industries. It is the world's number one producer of animal feed, surpassing New Hope and Wen’s Food Group from China, Cargill, Land O’Lakes and Tyson foods from the US, as well as the Brazil Foods company... Read More »
Pornsil Patcharintanakul, Executive in charge of Animal Feed Operations at Charoen Pokphand Foods Plc, who is also the President of the Thai Feedmill Association of Thailand, along with Mr Pramote Tirapraiwong, President of the Thai Agro Business... Read More »
The petition of 700 organisations forming a network to push for a ban on the use of hazardous agricultural chemicals in Thailand was received yesterday by Mr Krisada Boonraj, the Minister for Agriculture and Cooperatives, on behalf of the Thai Prime... Read More »

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