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Light trap method becoming popular among...

Light trap method becoming popular among...

Agriculture

Wed, Sep 26 2018

Agriculturists say the method is cheap, easy to apply, very effective and also environment-friendly

Pest alert issued over 'Fall Armyworm'...

Pest alert issued over 'Fall Armyworm'...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 21 2018

DAE fears the invasive pests may spread to Bangladesh and asked farmers to be alert

Jamalpur lemon cultivation proves...

Jamalpur lemon cultivation proves...

Agriculture

Mon, Sep 17 2018

One hundred lemons cost Tk200-400

Floating vegetable farming gains popularity...

Floating vegetable farming gains popularity...

Agriculture

Mon, Sep 17 2018

Officials from the Agricultural Department said they are working to make the farmers self-reliant through...

Bangladesh Bank hikes farm loan disbursement...

Bangladesh Bank hikes farm loan disbursement...

Banks

Wed, Jul 25 2018

In the last fiscal year, the banks have disbursed 104.87% of the target

Increase in catching fish threatens...

Increase in catching fish threatens...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 23 2018

According to the Fisheries Department, in 2000-01 the total number of fish caught from inland water bodies...

Alternative farming makes char dwellers...

Alternative farming makes char dwellers...

Agriculture

Wed, Jul 18 2018

They are opting to farm vegetables over traditional crops to earn more money

Budget FY19: Agriculture sector allocation...

Budget FY19: Agriculture sector allocation...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Muhith says the country has achieved self-sufficiency in food due to the agriculture-friendly policies...

Mango plays vital role in improving...

Mango plays vital role in improving...

Agriculture

Sun, Jun 3 2018

85% of people in Rajshahi and Chapainawabgonj districts are directly or indirectly dependent on...

DCCI opens agro service desk

DCCI opens agro service desk

Agriculture

Sun, May 27 2018

DCCI has established the desk with the support of USAID’s Agriculture Value Chain (AVC)...

Government should increase agriculture...

Government should increase agriculture...

Agriculture

Tue, May 22 2018

'We have to put greater focus on agricultural and rural economies, as farmers are often marginalized...

Rice developed by female Bagerhat farmer...

Rice developed by female Bagerhat farmer...

Agriculture

Fri, May 18 2018

Agriculture department sees high yield potential

Dragon fruit being commercially farmed...

Dragon fruit being commercially farmed...

Agriculture

Sun, May 13 2018

A dragon fruit tree can bear fruit for up to 25 years

Bumper crop makes char farmers...

Bumper crop makes char farmers...

Agriculture

Sat, May 5 2018

The char and riverside people, small and marginal farmers cultivated crops on over 86,000 hectares of...

Female farmer pioneers purple rice farming...

Female farmer pioneers purple rice farming...

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 28 2018

Purple rice, rich in antioxidants, has properties that can help prevent cancer, diabetes and heart...

Peanut farming on the rise in...

Peanut farming on the rise in...

Agriculture

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Farmers are cultivating different varieties of groundnuts

Blast infection: Boro crops at serious...

Blast infection: Boro crops at serious...

Agriculture

Thu, Apr 19 2018

Initial symptoms appear as white to gray-green lesions or spots, with dark green borders. Older lesions...

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 10 2018

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) sees prospect of higher domestic production.

Jute production doubled since...

Jute production doubled since...

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 7 2018

The production of the most affordable natural fibre rose from over 42 lakh bales in 1971-72 to over 82...

Muhith: BJMC should be shut down

Muhith: BJMC should be shut down

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 7 2018

He said if needed, there could a separate cell for jute-related matters in the Jute Ministry

‘Technical support will pave way for...

‘Technical support will pave way for...

Agriculture

Sun, Mar 4 2018

The demand came up at a ceremony held at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka on Sunday