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Bangladesh close to releasing Golden...

Bangladesh close to releasing Golden...

Agriculture

Mon, Oct 28 2019

Visiting Nobel Laureate Sir Richard John Roberts made the announcement at a regional seminar in Dhaka...

Aquaculture helped over 2m people escape...

Aquaculture helped over 2m people escape...

Agriculture

Sun, Oct 27 2019

Greater investments, larger productivity can raise production to 6986m metric tons by 2030

Number of cows surpass goats in...

Number of cows surpass goats in...

Agriculture

Sun, Oct 27 2019

Bangladesh houses 16.5 million farmer families

Bangladesh houses 16.5 million farmer...

Bangladesh houses 16.5 million farmer...

Agriculture

Sun, Oct 27 2019

The number of agricultural labour is a little over nine million

Bandarban malta spreads across the...

Bandarban malta spreads across the...

Agriculture

Mon, Oct 7 2019

Despite September-October being the perfect months for its extraction, middlemen appear to force the...

Agriculture minister: Joint task force...

Agriculture minister: Joint task force...

Agriculture

Tue, Sep 24 2019

The minister made the statement at the roundtable meeting

Big time mechanization in farmers’...

Big time mechanization in farmers’...

Agriculture

Tue, Sep 17 2019

Farm labour force to halve in 10 years, government decides to give more subsidies on agro machinery and...

Famers delighted with profitable guava...

Famers delighted with profitable guava...

Agriculture

Sun, Sep 1 2019

The DAE is providing necessary support to the growers in the region in order to boost production of different...

What does it take to produce safe...

What does it take to produce safe...

Agriculture

Mon, Aug 26 2019

The consumers’ willingness to pay more for safe vegetables is a crucial incentive to agribusinesses...

Wheat demand growing fast in...

Wheat demand growing fast in...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 29 2019

Urbanization, income increase, and women joining the workforce are the driving factors

Major breakthroughs needed for increase...

Major breakthroughs needed for increase...

Agriculture

Thu, Jul 25 2019

Canada declares $117m funding for wheat genomic research

Int’l Wheat Congress: Bangladesh's success...

Int’l Wheat Congress: Bangladesh's success...

Agriculture

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Organizers praised Bangladesh's success in coming up with a resistant variety to effectively fight...

Farm growth propels Bangladesh’s faster...

Farm growth propels Bangladesh’s faster...

Agriculture

Fri, Jul 19 2019

International development agencies have projected that the country will stand out by growing at record...

A curious case of rice export

A curious case of rice export

Agriculture

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Ministry says 100,000 tons of rice to be exported to the Philippines, traders say no agreement...

The urban farmer who brings organic...

The urban farmer who brings organic...

Agriculture

Thu, Jul 11 2019

The health hazards of adulterated food have become part and parcel of daily lives, prompting a shift...

Wheat that can withstand the heat

Wheat that can withstand the heat

Agriculture

Sun, Jul 7 2019

Bangladeshi scientists develop heat tolerant wheat variety at a time when wheat output is dwindling largely...

‘One House One Farm Project’ employees...

‘One House One Farm Project’ employees...

Business

Sat, Jul 6 2019

Currently, 8,000 employee are working under the project

National fisheries week begins July...

National fisheries week begins July...

Business

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the week and release fish fries in a pond at Ganabhaban...

BRRI develops seven high-yielding Aman...

BRRI develops seven high-yielding Aman...

Agriculture

Wed, Jun 26 2019

The seven are comparatively higher-yielding than the local Swarna variety

Bumper peanut crop likely in...

Bumper peanut crop likely in...

Agriculture

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Farmers in various villages across different upazilas of the region, including char and riverside areas,...

Deal inked to check illegal use of...

Deal inked to check illegal use of...

Nation

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Secretary of Economic Relations Division (ERD) Monowar Ahmed and FAO Representative in Bangladesh Robert...