Lao Farmer Market Festival 2017 will be held at the Sikhay Plaza in Vientiane Capital on Sept 1-9, aiming to promote commercial agriculture.
The event is among efforts to help develop Lao farmers’ produce to be popular among local consumers and promote the application of modern technology to agricultural production.
Miss Farmer Lao Contest 2017 will be also held on the sidelines of the festival along with discussions between farmers and consumers.
The event is expected to draw around 90 booths displaying and selling organic products, processed agricultural products, fruits, One District One Product goods, among others.
Source: Lao News Agency