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Bumper pumpkin output helps char people...

Bumper pumpkin output helps char people...

Nation

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Braving the Covid-19 pandemic situation, char people have cultivated pumpkin with other Rabi crops on...

Bangladesh farmers need bailout to recover...

Will govt bail Boro farmers out this...

Agriculture

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Primary estimates show probable loss of 200,000 tons of Boro rice in over 50,000 hectares of...

Farming for the future

Farming for the future

Business

Sat, Apr 10 2021

We must look into alternatives that require less space but a more efficient way to produce vegetables...

Coastal farmers expect bumper watermelon...

Coastal farmers expect bumper watermelon...

Nation

Sat, Apr 10 2021

This year, the region fell short of achieving its target of planting trees on over 37,000 hectares of...

Crop farming in bed gains popularity...

Crop farming in bed gains popularity...

Nation

Sat, Apr 10 2021

Wheat farmers cheered up over harvesting better yield this season through adopting the bed plantation...

Breeders developing doubly resistant...

Breeders developing doubly resistant...

Business

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Fruit and shoot borer-resistant Bt brinjal reaches out to 65,000 farmers in 7 years, work underway to...

Farmers expect better Boro yield in...

Farmers expect better Boro yield in...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 6 2021

DAE had set a target of cultivating Boro paddy on 2,38,290 hectares of land in Narail, Khulna, Satkhira...

Record Boro rice production likely in...

Record Boro rice production likely in...

Nation

Sun, Apr 4 2021

The DAE has fixed a target of producing 21.54 lakh tons of clean Boro rice (32.31 lakh tons of paddy)...

Salinity no longer a barrier for sunflower...

Salinity no longer a barrier for sunflower...

Agriculture

Fri, Apr 2 2021

As sunflower is salinity-tolerant crop, there is huge potential for sunflower cultivation in coastal...

Farmers happy over wheat yield as harvesting...

Farmers happy over wheat yield as harvesting...

Nation

Thu, Apr 1 2021

The growers are delighted as they are getting good yield at the initial stage of harvesting this...

Cabinet purchase body nods import of...

Import of 50K more tons of rice...

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 31 2021

The rice will be purchased from Bagadiya Brothers Private Ltd of India at a cost of Tk176.38 crore

Crop cultivation on char lands in Rangpur...

Crop cultivation on char lands in Rangpur...

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 31 2021

Officials of the Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) and different NGOs said harvest of cultivated...

Bumper wheat yield expected in...

Bumper wheat yield expected in...

Agriculture

Tue, Mar 30 2021

Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) sources said that they set a target for cultivating wheat on...

Japan launches world’s first gene-edited...

Japan launches world’s first gene-edited...

Agriculture

Tue, Mar 30 2021

Rich with amino acid, the new variety is expected to help lower blood pressure; 5,000 home gardeners...

Australia to assist Bangladesh in boosting...

Australia to assist Bangladesh in boosting...

Agriculture

Thu, Mar 25 2021

'This strategy reflects that Bangladesh has really impressive research capability, very strong visions...

Rangamati farmers delighted by early...

Rangamati farmers delighted by early...

Nation

Sun, Mar 21 2021

Usually, pineapple is cultivated between June and July, but for the last few years, it has been cultivated...

Aush paddy farming on rise for eight...

Aush paddy farming on rise for eight...

Agriculture

Sun, Mar 21 2021

This year, the DAE has fixed a target of bringing 62,199 heaters of land under Aush rice cultivation...

Farming of onion seeds on the rise in...

Farming of onion seeds on the rise in...

Agriculture

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Onion seeds worth over Tk200 crore will be produced in the district this season

Boro production exceeds target in Rangpur...

Boro production exceeds target in Rangpur...

Agriculture

Tue, Mar 16 2021

According to Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) sources, farmers completed transplantation of...

Farmers in trouble without water management...

Farmers in trouble without water management...

Agriculture

Thu, Mar 11 2021

It is high time the Kopotakkho River was dredged and brought back to life, says a worried local...

Illegal soil mining is Feni's biggest...

Illegal soil mining is Feni's biggest...

Agriculture

Thu, Mar 11 2021

Residents of several villages in the  two upazilas are worried over the plunder of soil and claim...