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Budget FY22: Agriculture gets Tk759...

Agriculture gets Tk759 crore higher...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 3 2021

To contain the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the budget has also proposed Tk9,500 crore in farm...

Speakers: Food system resilience needed...

'Food system resilience needed to ensure...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 3 2021

The dialogue was hosted under the Ministry of Food as a run-up event to the United Nations Food Summit...

Budget FY22: Agriculture, health to...

Budget FY22: Agriculture, health to...

Business

Tue, Jun 1 2021

It will be budget for the people, says agriculture minister

Mango traders cashing in on higher price...

Mango traders cashing in on higher...

Agriculture

Mon, May 31 2021

This year, 680 hectares of land have been brought under mango cultivation in Sharsha upazila of...

Budget FY22: Farm subsidies likely to...

Budget FY22: Farm subsidies likely to...

Agriculture

Sat, May 29 2021

Tk9,500 crore has been earmarked for subsidizing the agriculture sector, say NBR and Finance Ministry...

As rising 'heat shocks' ruin rice crops,...

Bangladesh at hunger risk as 'heat shocks'...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 29 2021

The heat stress - caused by a mix of high temperatures, low rainfall and low humidity - ruined thousands...

Edible Oil: How Bangladesh can cut import...

Edible Oil: How Bangladesh can cut import...

Agriculture

Fri, May 28 2021

After a Tk9 increase in the price of per litre of soybean oil, the second price hike in 10 days, the...

A new dawn for ‘golden fibre’

A new dawn for ‘golden fibre’

Agriculture

Sat, May 22 2021

Govt embarks on program to cut import dependency on jute seeds, propagate better breed derived from jute...

Govt procures 13,940 tons of Boro rice...

Govt procures 13,940 tons of Boro rice...

Agriculture

Wed, May 19 2021

Procurement drives of the newly harvested rice is going on in full swing creating a high hope of ensuring...

Super bumper sunflower seed output in...

Super bumper sunflower seed output in...

Agriculture

Wed, May 19 2021

A target of farming sunflower on 265 hectares of land had been fixed to produce 555 tons of oil seeds...

85% Boro paddy harvested in Rajshahi...

85% Boro paddy harvested in Rajshahi...

Agriculture

Tue, May 18 2021

“Of the harvesting target, 63% has been achieved on the plain land while over 85% on lowlands in...

Modern technology promotes SME farmers...

Modern technology promotes SME farmers...

Agriculture

Mon, May 17 2021

Iblul Hassan is one among many others who have founded themselves as successful entrepreneurs in the...

Drought casts shadow over boro yield...

Drought casts shadow over boro yield...

Agriculture

Mon, May 10 2021

In fact, the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) in Khulna has set a target to produce 57,000 tons...

Drought dashes dreams of lychee growers...

Drought dashes dreams of lychee growers...

Agriculture

Fri, May 7 2021

Farmers said it would be really difficult for them to break even this year

Mango harvesting in Rajshahi to begin...

Mango harvesting in Rajshahi to begin...

Agriculture

Fri, May 7 2021

After meeting the local demand, Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj districts have a target of exporting 300...

Lime cultivation brings good fortune...

Lime cultivation brings good fortune...

Agriculture

Thu, May 6 2021

The traditional variety of lime locally known as ‘Kagoji Lebu’ is very juicy and has a  good...

Mobile shops of Fisheries Ministry see...

Mobile shops of Fisheries Ministry see...

Business

Thu, May 6 2021

The mobile sales activities are being coordinated across the country through a control room of the Fisheries...

Boro harvesting in full swing amid bumper...

Boro harvesting in full swing amid bumper...

Agriculture

Thu, May 6 2021

According to Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) sources, 52 percent paddy has been already harvested...

Pabna lychee farmers hit hard by drought,...

Pabna lychee farmers hit hard by drought,...

Nation

Wed, May 5 2021

Lychee production may fall short at least one-third of this year’s target

Season’s first Satkhira mangoes hit...

Season’s first Satkhira mangoes hit...

Agriculture

Wed, May 5 2021

Mangoes of Gopalbhog and Gobindobhog varieties are now available in Dhaka and other districts

Colombo lemon farming changes Narsingdi...

Colombo lemon farming changes Narsingdi...

Agriculture

Wed, May 5 2021

Their success encourages many others to cultivate and raise orchards of the juicy and extraordinary flavor...