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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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

Agriculture

Mon, Oct 30 2017

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

New Chinese saltwater-tolerant rice...

Agriculture

Wed, Oct 25 2017

Using the salt water of Yellow sea, researchers have produced 6.5 to 9.3 tons of rice per hectare whereas...

Govt aid helping farmers to recover...

Agriculture

Wed, Sep 13 2017

At least 104,949 hectares of cropland were completely devastated by the floods in August while 498,660...

Panchagarh, surprisingly, missing out...

Agriculture

Fri, Jul 28 2017

Paddy farmers fear great losses and failure to reach this year's production target due to a surprising...

Farmers begin growing rambutan in...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 24 2017

With the fruit growing more popular over the years, its demand and price have increased

Bangladesh's bittersweet problem

Business

Tue, Jul 18 2017

State-owned mills' sugar production cost skyrockets despite failing to meet demand

‘Country has enough foodgrains...

Agriculture

Sun, Jul 16 2017

Citing official data, the premier said, there are about 1.06cr metric tonnes of foodgrains in stock in...

Haridhan inventor Haripada Kapali...

Agriculture

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Hundreds of admirers, including local agricultural officials, thronged to Haripada's residence after...

9% interest rate cap on loans for...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 22 2017

The decision will be implemented from July 1

Bangladesh to speed up rice imports...

Agriculture

Thu, May 25 2017

Bangladesh produces around 34 million tonnes of rice annually but uses almost all its production to feed...

Bangladeshi farmers participate in Global...

Agriculture

Sun, May 21 2017

Both men and women rallied to protest the aggression of corporations like Monsanto as well as the genetic...

Farmers face huge losses as brick kiln...

Agriculture

Sun, May 7 2017

The heat and fumes from the explosion have turned the paddy in the fields around the brick kiln into...

In threat to food security, Bangladesh...

Climate Change

Mon, May 1 2017

A push to produce ethanol could make fuel cleaner and help battle climate change – but the price for...

Haor farmers lose crops worth Tk200cr...

Agriculture

Wed, Apr 19 2017

Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) primarily estimated the damage to be around Tk200 crore

Surface water irrigation can make farmers...

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 22 2017

Using surface water to irrigate will decrease the strain on groundwater and reduce the threat of arsenic...