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Da Lat vegetable prices rocket up

The prices of Da Lat vegetables have rocketed up because a long- lasting flood and downpour caused serious damages of vegetable farms. 

Da Lat vegetable prices rocket up due to a long- lasting flood and downpour

Da Lat vegetable prices rocket up due to a long- lasting flood and downpour

According to the gardeners, prices of Da Lat curly lettuce, cabbage and celery accelerated.   

Prices of Da Lat curly lettuce yesterday increased VND 16,000- VND 17,000 per kilogram; Da Lat cabbage prices surged from VND 6,000 to VND 13,000 per kilogram and celery prices extended from VND 7,000 to VND 15,000 a kilogram.

In addition, spinach prices accelerated from VND 8,000 to VND 13,000 per kilogram and chicory prices surged from VND 3,000 to VND 4,500 per kilogram, etc.

According to the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Lam Dong province, the recent excessive rainfall destroyed around 20 hectares of vegetable and flower crops in Da Lat city, more than 100 hectares of vegetable crops in the neighboring district of  Lac Duong. 

In the coming days, some leafy green vegetable prices are expected to continue to increase slightly. 





BY DOAN KIEN – Translated by Huyen Huong

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