• Monday, Jan 21, 2019
  • Last Update : 11:34 am
Dragon fruit being commercially farmed...

Dragon fruit being commercially farmed...

Agriculture

Sun, May 13 2018

A dragon fruit tree can bear fruit for up to 25 years

Bumper crop makes char farmers...

Bumper crop makes char farmers...

Agriculture

Sat, May 5 2018

The char and riverside people, small and marginal farmers cultivated crops on over 86,000 hectares of...

Female farmer pioneers purple rice farming...

Female farmer pioneers purple rice farming...

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 28 2018

Purple rice, rich in antioxidants, has properties that can help prevent cancer, diabetes and heart...

Peanut farming on the rise in...

Peanut farming on the rise in...

Agriculture

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Farmers are cultivating different varieties of groundnuts

Blast infection: Boro crops at serious...

Blast infection: Boro crops at serious...

Agriculture

Thu, Apr 19 2018

Initial symptoms appear as white to gray-green lesions or spots, with dark green borders. Older lesions...

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 10 2018

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) sees prospect of higher domestic production.

Jute production doubled since...

Jute production doubled since...

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 7 2018

The production of the most affordable natural fibre rose from over 42 lakh bales in 1971-72 to over 82...

Muhith: BJMC should be shut down

Muhith: BJMC should be shut down

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 7 2018

He said if needed, there could a separate cell for jute-related matters in the Jute Ministry

‘Technical support will pave way for...

‘Technical support will pave way for...

Agriculture

Sun, Mar 4 2018

The demand came up at a ceremony held at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka on Sunday

Garlic cultivation gaining popularity...

Garlic cultivation gaining popularity...

Agriculture

Fri, Mar 2 2018

During a visit to Hanua, Chandipur, Khalia Helanchi villages, it was found that farmers were busy taking...

Matia to agriculturists: Develop drought-resistant...

Matia to agriculturists: Develop drought-resistant...

Agriculture

Sat, Feb 24 2018

She was addressing the annual research review workshop of Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) in...

Sweet potato farming on the rise in...

Sweet potato farming on the rise in...

Agriculture

Fri, Feb 23 2018

Low production cost and easy cultivation process made the farmers eager in its cultivation

Maize holds key to boost Kurigram’s...

Maize holds key to boost Kurigram’s...

Agriculture

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Statistics show that maize production (8,392 hectares) exceeded the targeted acreage (7,735 hectares)...

Farmers rave at success of ‘yellow traps’...

Farmers rave at success of ‘yellow traps’...

Agriculture

Tue, Jan 30 2018

'The yellow trap technology is easy-to-use and effective'

Matia to farmers: Cultivate Aus paddy...

Matia to farmers: Cultivate Aus paddy...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 28 2018

The minister says the ground water level has depleted by seven to eight meters due to excessive extraction...

Napier grass brings fortune for a Gaibandha...

Napier grass brings fortune for a Gaibandha...

Agriculture

Sat, Jan 27 2018

The Napier grass farming is now getting popular in areas like Sultanpur, Baraipara, Kishoregari, Projapara,...

Bill passed to reduce wastage of...

Bill passed to reduce wastage of...

Agriculture

Sun, Jan 21 2018

Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury moved the bill and it was passed by voice vote on Sunday

Why are our spring onions being smuggled...

Why are our spring onions being smuggled...

Agriculture

Mon, Jan 15 2018

The greater demand of spring onion across the border in West Bengal fetches twice the standard price...

Bangladesh to import premium bull semen...

Bangladesh to import premium bull semen...

Agriculture

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Importing the bull semen will help produce high-yield cows in Bangladesh and put less pressure on importing...

Bumper 'golden rubber' harvest in Tangail,...

Bumper 'golden rubber' harvest in Tangail,...

Agriculture

Mon, Dec 18 2017

If the theft can be stopped, the white rubber will be able to make a huge contribution to the country's...

Dimla agri officials indifferent as...

Dimla agri officials indifferent as...

Agriculture

Mon, Oct 30 2017

The paddy growers in Dimla are alleging that they can hardly get in touch with the agri officials in...