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Bangladeshi wild variety rekindles hope...

Bangladeshi wild variety rekindles hope...

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 27 2019

IRRI-led multinational efforts on for 11 years to engineer rice for 50% extra gain

Hybrid rice production sets new record...

Hybrid rice production sets new record...

Agriculture

Wed, Apr 17 2019

Crop loss from flood risks has been mitigated

Empowering women in agriculture

Empowering women in agriculture

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 13 2019

The government is rolling out the ‘ANGeL’ program nationwide to train women farmers in order...

Country likely to see record tea output...

Country likely to see record tea output...

Business

Thu, Apr 11 2019

BTRI has formally begun tea production for 2019 at its black tea factory

Nagarkrishi wins ‘Best Agricultural...

Nagarkrishi wins ‘Best Agricultural...

Agriculture

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Nagarkrishi was founded in 2016

Rice science’s coming of age

Rice science’s coming of age

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 6 2019

Bangladesh, the Philippines ready Golden Rice to fight Vitamin A deficiency  

Fair price anxiety grips maize cultivators...

Fair price anxiety grips maize cultivators...

Agriculture

Thu, Apr 4 2019

The multipurpose use of maize is the main reason behind its cultivation

AIP status for special contributors...

AIP status for special contributors...

Agriculture

Wed, Apr 3 2019

Govt to recognize people with ‘AIP status’ for their contribution to agriculture

Litchi flowering makes Magura farmers...

Litchi flowering makes Magura farmers...

Business

Mon, Apr 1 2019

Over 2,000 litchi orchards in the district have been set up on 750 hectares

Farmers to collect honey worth Tk2 crore...

Farmers to collect honey worth Tk2 crore...

Business

Sat, Mar 30 2019

The farmers say they have collected honey worth Tk1 crore so far

USDA: Bangladesh’s poultry sector gearing...

USDA: Bangladesh’s poultry sector gearing...

Agriculture

Thu, Mar 28 2019

The bright prospect of Bangladesh’s poultry sector growth has been reflected in a report prepared...

Government to procure 125,000 tons of...

Government to procure 125,000 tons of...

Business

Thu, Mar 28 2019

The Food Minister said the procurement price for per kg paddy has been fixed at Tk26, parboiled rice...

Overfishing in Sunamganj's canals depleting...

Overfishing in Sunamganj's canals depleting...

Nation

Thu, Mar 28 2019

Overfishing in the Sunamganj haor area is endangering various fish species

PM: Cropland must not be destroyed for...

PM: Cropland must not be destroyed for...

Government Affairs

Wed, Mar 27 2019

She also emphasized the need to formulate a master plan to protect cropland

IRRI DG: Work underway for a dramatic...

IRRI DG: Work underway for a dramatic...

Business

Mon, Mar 25 2019

Bangladeshi scientists join forces to change rice plant architecture. Bangladesh and the Philippines...

Prospect of bumper maize yield allures...

Prospect of bumper maize yield allures...

Business

Mon, Mar 25 2019

Local DAE sources said they had set the target for maize cultivation this year at 7,780 hectares

Government to support over 450,000 Aus...

Government to support over 450,000 Aus...

Business

Sat, Mar 23 2019

The government is planning to provide seeds and chemical fertilizers free of cost

A cereal killer on the prowl

A cereal killer on the prowl

Agriculture

Sat, Mar 23 2019

Bangladesh rolls out contingency plan, UN holds emergency meeting of affected Asian countries to fight...

PM seeks increased IRRI support to boost...

PM seeks increased IRRI support to boost...

Nation

Thu, Mar 21 2019

Sheikh Hasina has also praised existing collaboration between IRRI and BRRI

Newly harvested mustard seed bring smiles...

Newly harvested mustard seed bring smiles...

Business

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Suitable climate, high yielding varieties, modern technologies are reasons for expected yield this...

Plucking tea leaves brings self-reliance...

Plucking tea leaves brings self-reliance...

Business

Wed, Mar 20 2019

They expressed happiness as plucking tea leaves improved their economic conditions