Early floods threaten Mekong rice fields

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Update: August, 05/2017 – 09:00

First responders: Local youth association members join farmers on the field during early harvest to cut losses.

Early season flooding and heavy rainfall have severely damaged thousands of hectares of rice fields in the Mekong Delta province of Long An.Water levels in the province hit 2.37m last Friday, 1.53m higher than previous year’s figure. Water levels rose approximately 5-10cm every day. Tiếp tục đọc “Early floods threaten Mekong rice fields”