• Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021
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Boro harvesting begins in

Boro harvesting begins in

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 20 2021

Concerned experts, officials of Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) and farmers are expecting a...

Napier grass farming brings fortune...

Napier grass farming brings fortune...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 20 2021

'Cultivation of Napier grass has become a profitable venture for farmers who can easily earn Tk 1...

Lockdown: Sirajganj dairy farmers in...

Lockdown: Sirajganj dairy farmers in...

Agriculture

Sun, Apr 18 2021

Shahjadpur upazila produces some 20.50 lakh litres of milk a day, but now thousands of litres of milk...

Healthier growth of tender lychee predicts...

Healthier growth of tender lychee predicts...

Nation

Sun, Apr 18 2021

Outstanding blossoming in lychee trees followed by smooth formation of tender fruit has made farmers...

Boro procurement: Govt’s delay worries...

Boro procurement: Govt’s delay worries...

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 17 2021

Boro growers suffer crop loss in heat shocks; now they worry over flash floods, hailstorms and rice import...

Over 4 L tons of wheat produced in Rajshahi...

Over 4 L tons of wheat produced in Rajshahi...

Nation

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The farmers got the wheat yield from about 1.32 lakh hectares of land in all eight districts under the...

Quinoa: Cultivating the 'mother of all...

Quinoa: Cultivating the 'mother of all...

Agriculture

Fri, Apr 16 2021

High in protein, dietary fibre and amino acids, quinoa is often referred to as the mother of all...

Groundnut cultivation gaining popularity...

Groundnut cultivation gaining popularity...

Agriculture

Wed, Apr 14 2021

Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) officials here said the groundnut is generally cultivated on...

Tulsimala rice now cultivated in...

Tulsimala rice now cultivated in...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 13 2021

A unique characteristic of the plant is that its panicles change colour a total of five times between...

66,283 tons of wheat produced in Rangpur...

66,283 tons of wheat produced in Rangpur...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 13 2021

Officials of the Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) said farmers produced 328 tons of more wheat...

Dry weather worrisome for fruits, crops...

Dry weather worrisome for fruits, crops...

Agriculture

Mon, Apr 12 2021

On top of the shortage of rainfall, a recent windstorm made things worse for farmers in the northern...

Bumper pumpkin output helps char people...

Bumper pumpkin output helps char people...

Nation

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Braving the Covid-19 pandemic situation, char people have cultivated pumpkin with other Rabi crops on...

Bangladesh farmers need bailout to recover...

Will govt bail Boro farmers out this...

Agriculture

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Primary estimates show probable loss of 200,000 tons of Boro rice in over 50,000 hectares of...

Farming for the future

Farming for the future

Business

Sat, Apr 10 2021

We must look into alternatives that require less space but a more efficient way to produce vegetables...

Coastal farmers expect bumper watermelon...

Coastal farmers expect bumper watermelon...

Nation

Sat, Apr 10 2021

This year, the region fell short of achieving its target of planting trees on over 37,000 hectares of...

Crop farming in bed gains popularity...

Crop farming in bed gains popularity...

Nation

Sat, Apr 10 2021

Wheat farmers cheered up over harvesting better yield this season through adopting the bed plantation...

Breeders developing doubly resistant...

Breeders developing doubly resistant...

Business

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Fruit and shoot borer-resistant Bt brinjal reaches out to 65,000 farmers in 7 years, work underway to...

Farmers expect better Boro yield in...

Farmers expect better Boro yield in...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 6 2021

DAE had set a target of cultivating Boro paddy on 2,38,290 hectares of land in Narail, Khulna, Satkhira...

Record Boro rice production likely in...

Record Boro rice production likely in...

Nation

Sun, Apr 4 2021

The DAE has fixed a target of producing 21.54 lakh tons of clean Boro rice (32.31 lakh tons of paddy)...

Salinity no longer a barrier for sunflower...

Salinity no longer a barrier for sunflower...

Agriculture

Fri, Apr 2 2021

As sunflower is salinity-tolerant crop, there is huge potential for sunflower cultivation in coastal...

Farmers happy over wheat yield as harvesting...

Farmers happy over wheat yield as harvesting...

Nation

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The growers are delighted as they are getting good yield at the initial stage of harvesting this...