A man checks rice at a storage unit in Cheongju, North Chungcheong on Thursday afternoon. The government plans to supply 60,000 tons of rice to markets in order to stabilize the supply.
Packets of rice are stacked at a large discount market in Seoul on Tuesday. Rice prices soared by 15.3 percent on year based on Monday's price of 59,733 won ($54.42) per 20 kilograms (44 pounds) according to data from Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food
The National Folk Museum of Korea has set up a special exhibition in a virtual world for visitors to enjoy as the museum's doors remain tightly shut amid the coronavirus pandemic. Titled “Makgeolli, A Companion in a Bittersweet Life,” ...
At the Nowon branch of the Korean Red Cross in Seoul on Wednesday, volunteer workers make songpyeon, or half moon-shaped stuffed rice cakes, which will be handed out to those in need for the coming Chuseok holiday, or Korean harvest festival.
A flock of sparrow sit on a row of sticks next to a rice paddy, where rice grains have ripened in Namhae County, South Gyeongsang, on Tuesday.
Soldiers work to set up rice stalks flattened by recent typhoons in a rice field in Busan on Monday.
A flock of sparrows finds a meal in a rice field in Hamyang County, South Gyeongsang, on Thursday after a break in the rain.
Two unmanned helicopters spray pesticide over a rice paddy in Dalseong County, Daegu, on Tuesday. The county office decided to offer free pest control to rice farms covering 2,683 acres due to a shortage of labor.