Re: "Farm sector pampering simply has to stop", (Opinion, Sept 5).
The farm sector has been a sterling supporter of the Thai economy for a long time. Rice and rubber have been very good for Thailand. The problem is that there have been few value-added products and little diversification in either market.
It is quite reasonable for the farmers to turn to the government for assistance, but I agree with Wichit Chantanusornsiri that just giving them money is not the answer for three reasons.
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