Vice President attends “Going to the fields” festival in Nam Dinh

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh attended the "Going to the fields" festival in Nam Dinh province on Thursday. Organized by the Vietnam Farmers' Association, the festival created a joyous atmosphere and encouraged farmers in production.

Pham Thi Dung, chairwoman of Giao Tien commune's Farmers Association, said: "Organizing the event is an honor of our commune. 75% of households in Giao Tien commune are farmers. The festival signals a bumper crop. It motivates farmers to work harder and promote farm production."

At the festival, Vice President Thinh gave 50 scholarships to poor students. The Vietnam Farmers' Association presented 1 tons of rice seedlings and 50 gifts to poor farmers in Giao Thuy commune.

Source: VOV5