Phnom Penh (FN), June 6 – Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen recommended farmers to grow crop organically and ordered the three ministries to strengthen food safety by preventing chemical substances, addressing at the graduation ceremony of Puthisastra University on Thursday.

Prime Minister pointed out that most farmers used chemical substances to produce high yields, which badly affected consumers’ health.

He urged the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Agriculture, and Camcontrol under the Ministry of Commerce to ensure people begins to plant crop organically and prevents the imports of chemical crops from other countries; and called on people not to purchase any chemical products.