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AWD method saves 30% irrigation water...

AWD method saves 30% irrigation water...

Agriculture

Sun, Jan 17 2021

Agriculturist Dr Md Abdul Mazid, who got Independence Award 2018 Medal (food security category), said...

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World class coffee from

Business

Sun, Jan 17 2021

Coffee grown in three districts of CHT -- Bandarban, Khagrachhari and Rangamati — can be as good...

Climate-smart wheat initiative rekindles...

Climate-smart wheat initiative rekindles...

Agriculture

Fri, Jan 15 2021

Warmer winter, shrinking acreage result in Bangladesh’s decreasing wheat production; global move...

China orange sees successful farming...

China orange sees successful farming...

Agriculture

Mon, Jan 11 2021

The success in orange farming in the district owes its credit to Abdus Salam, a primary school teacher,...

Cabbage export to Singapore cheers Jessore...

Cabbage export to Singapore cheers Jessore...

Agriculture

Sun, Jan 10 2021

According to the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE), an export firm, ‘City Impex’,...

Potato farming target exceeds by 2.63%...

Potato farming target exceeds by 2.63%...

Agriculture

Wed, Jan 6 2021

The latest official data said the DAE had set a target of producing around 3.7 million tons of potatoes...

Bumper sweet potato output expected...

Bumper sweet potato output expected...

Agriculture

Tue, Jan 5 2021

Farmers have already exceeded the fixed farming target of sweet potatoes by 9.14 percent, said...

Leakage rises in subsidized rice program...

Leakage rises in subsidized rice...

Agriculture

Sun, Jan 3 2021

IFPRI calls on government to put a monitoring mechanism in place

Honey harvesting brings boon for Rajshahi,...

Honey harvesting brings boon for Rajshahi,...

Agriculture

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Rajshahi Deputy Director of the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) Shamsul Haque said honey farming...

Higher-magnitude flood frequency increases...

Higher-magnitude flood frequency increases...

Agriculture

Fri, Dec 25 2020

Scientists call for actions to save future crop losses as floods these days are submerging more land...

Bangladesh, India finalizing first bilateral...

Bangladesh, India finalizing rice...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 24 2020

About 100,000 tons of parboiled rice and 50,000 tons of white rice could be bought under the government-to-government...

Cabinet nods Agricultural Good Practices...

Cabinet nods Agricultural Good Practices...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 21 2020

 The cabinet also approved in principle the draft of Kurigram Agricultural University Bill,...

Study: 86% people with disabilities...

‘86% people with handicaps directly...

Agriculture

Sat, Dec 19 2020

‘Income of 88% of farmers with disabilities has been reduced during the Covid-19...

Country eying bumper mustard...

Country eying bumper mustard...

Agriculture

Thu, Dec 17 2020

According to Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) reports, the cultivation of mustard has been...

Beans farming gains popularity in...

Beans farming gains popularity in...

Agriculture

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Growers are getting lucrative prices for the newly harvested vegetable besides other early variety winter...

Barind farmers busy cultivating...

Barind farmers busy cultivating...

Agriculture

Sun, Dec 6 2020

DAE sources said this year's potato cultivation is on 85,627 hectares of land in Joypurhat, Naogaon,...

Govt importing rice to replenish depleting...

Govt importing rice to refill...

Agriculture

Sat, Dec 5 2020

Food directorate’s reluctance to buy paddy from farmers resulted in poor stock

IFAD supports smallholder farmers with...

IFAD supports farmers with vegetable...

Agriculture

Thu, Dec 3 2020

Bangladesh is among the first countries to get funding, and the first country to implement it, says...

Women twice as active as men in farm...

Women farmers twice as active as...

Agriculture

Thu, Dec 3 2020

New study portrays women’s disadvantageous position due to deprivation in land ownership, wage...

Riverbed farming opens up new horizon...

Riverbed farming opens up new horizon...

Agriculture

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj districts especially abound with green winter vegetables, creating an eye-catching...

New genome sequencing rekindles hope...

New genome sequencing rekindles hope...

Agriculture

Thu, Nov 26 2020

CIMMYT, USask contribute to decode genetic maps of 15 wheat varieties