Agriculture Minister Chen Chi-chung says the government will be extending business tax exemptions on corn and soy beans for two more months
The ongoing drought in the south is likely to affect agricultural irrigation.
In lieu of diplomatic relations, Taiwan pursues artistic ones, transforming arts and culture into the next big export
By Joanna Lee
The Council of Agriculture is downplaying concerns about a looming food shortage.
Cultured meat has the potential to reduce the environmental impact of meat compared to animal farming, but the lack of a regulatory framework and economies of scale mean that it may take some time before it becomes commercially viable.
By Duncan Levine
The government is set to issue agriculture and culture stimulus vouchers later this month.
The Ministry of Culture says a new coronavirus relief programme offering subsidies of up to NT$2.5 million to arts and cultural groups will be launched in the coming weeks.
The Ministry of Agriculture says agricultural losses caused by Typhoon Khanun currently stand at NT$129 million.
Taiwanese legislators have passed amendments to the Act of Irrigation Association Organization, meaning the island's 17 irrigation associations will be combined into a new government body under the Council of Agriculture.