A large supermarket in downtown Seoul sells unpackaged agricultural products on Monday. The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs has collaborated with five large supermarket chains...
President-elect Yoon Suk-yeol announced his agriculture and labor minister nominees Thursday, completing his first Cabinet. Chung Hwang-keun, former head of the Rural Development Administration, was tapped as Yoon's minister of agriculture.
SK Square will invest 35 billion won ($29.5 million) in Green Labs for an unspecified stake, the company said on Monday. Green Labs is an agtech company founded in 2017. It helps new farmers start their businesses through online consultations and ...
When Lee Jae-hun, 39, moved out of his small-town home in North Jeolla to become a doctor, he never imagined he would again return to settle down, let alone become a farmer. “While I had a successful career, I increasingly grew tired...
A wide variety of Korean kimchi at a discount mart in Seoul on Tuesday. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, in the first half, Korean agriculture and food exports totaled $4.15 billion, which is a new record.
The agricultural industry is experiencing severe labor shortages as the Covid-19 pandemic acts as a huge obstacle to employing foreign workers.
Promotions are on hold and discounts programs are suspended as Covid-19 cases tick up again and the government rethinks the comeback strategy amid criticism that the plan was all a bit hasty.
In the era of digitization, agriculture must also evolve — so seems to be the view at Farm 8, an agricultural corporation that produces, processes and distributes salad vegetables in a 12-story apartment building in Pyeongtaek, Gyeonggi.
Lotte Mart is working with local governments and organizations to provide support and help farmers focus on farming.
Despite the coronavirus outbreak dealing a heavy blow to Korea’s exports, it turns out ramyeon and kimchi exports have been strong. Ramyeon exports have been particularly strong following the featuring of two local products "Parasite".