The article titled “The role of farmer organizations and networks in the rice supply chain in Thailand” published by Dr. .Jedsadaporn Sathapatyanon (ABM doctoral graduate of Jan 2018 semester) has won the Highly Commended Paper Literati Awards 2019 from Emerald Publishing.

The award ceremony was held in SERD Deans office Meeting Room S101 on 4 June 2019 at 10:00 AM. The ceremony was attended by Dr.Anil, Dr.John, Dr.Datta and the recipient of the award Dr. Jedsadaporn along with current MOAC students. Members from the Ministry ,Mr. Panuwat Na Nakornpanom, Executive Advisor on Cooperative Promotion; Cooperative Promotion Department  and Mr.Acha Suwonnitya, Director of Agricultural cooperative sector and Farmer Group Development Division; Cooperative Promotion Department were also present for this event.

On behalf of Emerald Publishing, Ms. Vallada Pattarapokinset, representative of Emerald Publishing in Thailand and Ms. Han Wen Cheng, Associate Regional Marketing Manager was present to give away the awards. Representatives from Emerald Publishing mentioned that they see the great potential of the practical impact of the paper in the society.

Journal : https://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/full/10.1108/JADEE-01-2017-0016