|Title||Cultivated Area of Rice and Pepper in 2018|
□ The cultivated area of rice totaled 737,769ha in 2018, which decreased by 2.2% from 754,713ha in 2017.
○ The cultivated area of rice recorded a decrease owing to the government policy to support the cultivation of other crops.
□ The cultivated area of pepper amounted to 28,824ha in 2018, which rose by 1.7% from 28,337ha in 2017.
○ The cultivated area of pepper recorded an increase owing to the rise in pepper prices.
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