• Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019
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Cold weather disrupts betel leaf cultivation...

Cold weather disrupts betel leaf cultivation...

Agriculture

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Betel leaves are being sold at a low cost on the market

Sunamganj’s Kharchar haor farmers  fear...

Sunamganj’s Kharchar haor farmers fear...

Nation

Tue, Jan 15 2019

The local water management committee did not provide irrigation  services on time  

Boro seedbeds suffer due to winter and...

Boro seedbeds suffer due to winter and...

Agriculture

Tue, Jan 15 2019

The continuous cold waves and dense fog congestion have made Boro seedlings turn red

Farmers waste 800 litres of water to...

Farmers waste 800 litres of water to...

Agriculture

Sun, Jan 13 2019

Even though it is possible to produce 1 kg of paddy using 2,500 litres of water,  they use 3,300...

Naogaon farmers hopeful of potato bumper...

Naogaon farmers hopeful of potato bumper...

Agriculture

Thu, Jan 3 2019

They cultivated potatoes after the government provided them with agricultural equipment and fertilizer...

World Bank approves $500m to boost livestock...

World Bank approves $500m to boost livestock...

Agriculture

Sun, Dec 9 2018

It aims to meet Bangladesh’s growing demand for dairy products

Eels bring profit to Satkhira...

Eels bring profit to Satkhira...

Nation

Wed, Dec 5 2018

Farmers demand government assistance in eel farming to help increase export

Narsingdi vegetable farmers fear losses...

Narsingdi vegetable farmers fear losses...

Nation

Wed, Dec 5 2018

With more supply of various vegetables in the market, prices have been decreasing

Low price of paddy frustrates Hili farmers...

Low price of paddy frustrates Hili farmers...

Nation

Tue, Dec 4 2018

Farmers from the upazila’s Jalalpur, Chhatni and Mathpara areas said Aman production was good this...

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