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Matia to agriculturists: Develop drought-resistant...

Matia to agriculturists: Develop drought-resistant...

Agriculture

Sat, Feb 24 2018

She was addressing the annual research review workshop of Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) in...

Sweet potato farming on the rise in...

Sweet potato farming on the rise in...

Agriculture

Fri, Feb 23 2018

Low production cost and easy cultivation process made the farmers eager in its cultivation

Maize holds key to boost Kurigram’s...

Maize holds key to boost Kurigram’s...

Agriculture

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Statistics show that maize production (8,392 hectares) exceeded the targeted acreage (7,735 hectares)...

Farmers rave at success of ‘yellow traps’...

Farmers rave at success of ‘yellow traps’...

Agriculture

Tue, Jan 30 2018

'The yellow trap technology is easy-to-use and effective'

Matia to farmers: Cultivate Aus paddy...

Matia to farmers: Cultivate Aus paddy...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 28 2018

The minister says the ground water level has depleted by seven to eight meters due to excessive extraction...

Napier grass brings fortune for a Gaibandha...

Napier grass brings fortune for a Gaibandha...

Agriculture

Sat, Jan 27 2018

The Napier grass farming is now getting popular in areas like Sultanpur, Baraipara, Kishoregari, Projapara,...

Bill passed to reduce wastage of...

Bill passed to reduce wastage of...

Agriculture

Sun, Jan 21 2018

Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury moved the bill and it was passed by voice vote on Sunday

Why are our spring onions being smuggled...

Why are our spring onions being smuggled...

Agriculture

Mon, Jan 15 2018

The greater demand of spring onion across the border in West Bengal fetches twice the standard price...

Bangladesh to import premium bull semen...

Bangladesh to import premium bull semen...

Agriculture

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Importing the bull semen will help produce high-yield cows in Bangladesh and put less pressure on importing...

Bumper 'golden rubber' harvest in Tangail,...

Bumper 'golden rubber' harvest in Tangail,...

Agriculture

Mon, Dec 18 2017

If the theft can be stopped, the white rubber will be able to make a huge contribution to the country's...

Dimla agri officials indifferent as...

Dimla agri officials indifferent as...

Agriculture

Mon, Oct 30 2017

The paddy growers in Dimla are alleging that they can hardly get in touch with the agri officials in...

New Chinese saltwater-tolerant rice...

New Chinese saltwater-tolerant rice...

Agriculture

Wed, Oct 25 2017

Using the salt water of Yellow sea, researchers have produced 6.5 to 9.3 tons of rice per hectare whereas...

Govt aid helping farmers to recover...

Govt aid helping farmers to recover...

Agriculture

Wed, Sep 13 2017

At least 104,949 hectares of cropland were completely devastated by the floods in August while 498,660...

Panchagarh, surprisingly, missing out...

Panchagarh, surprisingly, missing out...

Agriculture

Fri, Jul 28 2017

Paddy farmers fear great losses and failure to reach this year's production target due to a surprising...

Farmers begin growing rambutan in...

Farmers begin growing rambutan in...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 24 2017

With the fruit growing more popular over the years, its demand and price have increased

Bangladesh's bittersweet problem

Bangladesh's bittersweet problem

Business

Tue, Jul 18 2017

State-owned mills' sugar production cost skyrockets despite failing to meet demand

‘Country has enough foodgrains...

‘Country has enough foodgrains...

Agriculture

Sun, Jul 16 2017

Citing official data, the premier said, there are about 1.06cr metric tonnes of foodgrains in stock in...

Haridhan inventor Haripada Kapali...

Haridhan inventor Haripada Kapali...

Agriculture

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Hundreds of admirers, including local agricultural officials, thronged to Haripada's residence after...

9% interest rate cap on loans for...

9% interest rate cap on loans for...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 22 2017

The decision will be implemented from July 1

Bangladesh to speed up rice imports...

Bangladesh to speed up rice imports...

Agriculture

Thu, May 25 2017

Bangladesh produces around 34 million tonnes of rice annually but uses almost all its production to feed...

Bangladeshi farmers participate in Global...

Bangladeshi farmers participate in Global...

Agriculture

Sun, May 21 2017

Both men and women rallied to protest the aggression of corporations like Monsanto as well as the genetic...