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Boro procurement starts from May 1

Boro procurement starts from May 1

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Thu, Mar 20 2014

Food Planning and Monitoring Committee, a cabinet-level committee, made the decision at a meeting held...

Aus paddy promotion move fails to gather...

Aus paddy promotion move fails to gather...

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Fri, Mar 14 2014

Since 2010 the government has spent over Tk142 crore as stimulus packages for the last three years to...

Toll-free helpline for farmers to be...

Toll-free helpline for farmers to be...

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Thu, Mar 13 2014

Test run of the service is completed and it will soon be launched formallyThe Department of Agricultural...

Dying Teesta River puts life of rural...

Dying Teesta River puts life of rural...

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Thu, Mar 13 2014

The government’s irrigation project that depends on Teesta water is also facing hindrance because of...

Operation of 6 fertiliser factories...

Operation of 6 fertiliser factories...

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Wed, Mar 12 2014

The decision was taken to increase gas supply to power plants to ensure uninterrupted electricity supply...

Dinajpur wheat farming shrinks on low...

Dinajpur wheat farming shrinks on low...

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Sun, Mar 9 2014

Inferior quality seeds also a reason Lack of fair price has made a noticeable dent in cultivation of...

BARI giving ‘preferential treatment’...

BARI giving ‘preferential treatment’...

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Sat, Mar 8 2014

The different products are made by foreign companies, while they are marketed and distributed by local...

Call to discourage farmers in tobacco...

Call to discourage farmers in tobacco...

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Wed, Mar 5 2014

Tobacco products have become the biggest human killer taking 156 lives every day in Bangladesh, speakers...

Climate-tolerant rice unpopular among...

Climate-tolerant rice unpopular among...

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Tue, Mar 4 2014

Agricultural researchers blaming the “slow pace” of the “weak” initiatives by government agencies for...

Cotton a boon for char farmers

Cotton a boon for char farmers

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Mon, Mar 3 2014

Over 3500 hectares of uncultivated land in Jamalpur was used for the cultivation of cotton this yearCultivation...

Flood tolerant paddy boon for Kurigram...

Flood tolerant paddy boon for Kurigram...

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Fri, Feb 28 2014

Flood tolerant paddies – BIRI 51, BIRI 52, Bina 11 and Bina 12 – could be protected under water for 16...

BAU crossbreeding project for Brahman...

BAU crossbreeding project for Brahman...

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Wed, Feb 26 2014

After a three-year research, they succeeded in crossbreeding local cattle with the Brahman species using...

Government extends Aman rice...

Government extends Aman rice...

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Wed, Feb 19 2014

Open sale of rice, flour likely from March 2The government has extended its procurement target of Aman...

Khulna farmers expect bumper mustard...

Khulna farmers expect bumper mustard...

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Wed, Feb 19 2014

Hundreds of farmers cultivate the winter crop on larger areas of land, encouraged by fair prices and...

New cropping technique brings hope to...

New cropping technique brings hope to...

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Tue, Feb 18 2014

According to the Department of Agriculture Extension, over 3,000 farmers at five upazilas started cultivating...

Boro cultivation suffers setback in...

Boro cultivation suffers setback in...

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Mon, Feb 17 2014

On the other hand, an acute shortage of power is hampering irrigationBoro cultivation is suffering from...

Price hike of diesel hampers boro cultivation...

Price hike of diesel hampers boro cultivation...

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Sun, Feb 16 2014

35,676 hectares of land have been brought under the cultivation in the district with a production target...

Sudden rainfall a farmer’s bliss

Sudden rainfall a farmer’s bliss

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Sun, Feb 16 2014

Most farmers said the rainfalls play a vital role in providing a natural boost to the irrigation of winter...

Rainwater harvesting project fails in...

Rainwater harvesting project fails in...

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Sun, Feb 16 2014

10 water tanks built to preserve rainwater lies unused for longThe rainwater harvesting project across...

Prices of seedlings hamper boro...

Prices of seedlings hamper boro...

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Thu, Feb 13 2014

Many seedbeds and seedlings in the region were damaged because of heavy fog and cold weatherThe cultivation...

Farmers expect bumper Boro crop

Farmers expect bumper Boro crop

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Wed, Feb 12 2014

The cold spell, which continued until late January, damaged significant numbers of Boro saplings in the...