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This startup is empowering local...

This startup is empowering local...

Business

Wed, Sep 22 2021

iFarmer's Sofol app connects various parts of the company's operation on a strong data and monitoring...

DAE officials urged to transfer bio-pest...

DAE urged to transfer bio-pest technologies...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 19 2021

Biorational pest management is beneficial to soil, public health, crops and the environment

Over 10C worth of crops on 100,000-hectare...

Floods damage 10C worth crops in...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 18 2021

As many as 7,900 farmers in the districts have been affected by the floods

ED: A scientifically sound climate strategy...

A scientifically sound climate strategy...

Editorial

Fri, Sep 17 2021

With the weakening of Bangladesh’s naturally protective mechanisms such as the Sundarbans, the...

BB to launch 3,000C agriculture loan...

BB to launch 3,000C agriculture loan...

Business

Tue, Sep 14 2021

The interest of the loan will be highest 4% for the farmers while banks will be charged 1% by Bangladesh...

Farmers eying bumper ginger production...

Rangpur farmers eying bumper ginger...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 11 2021

The government provided quality seeds to enhance production, ensuring proper crop diversification and...

Genetic tweaks create crops that can...

Genetic tweaks create crops that can...

Science

Mon, Aug 2 2021

Scientists from the Universities of Chicago, Peking and Guizhou field test crops with dramatic yield...

Agriculture Ministry’s ADP implementation...

Agri ministry undeterred by...

Agriculture

Fri, Jul 30 2021

Projects undertaken in FY2021-2022 have to be implemented successfully as well, says Minister Dr Muhammad...

IFAD reaches 123 million rural people...

IFAD support reaches 123m rural people...

Business

Thu, Jul 29 2021

As the pandemic raged around the world pushing millions more into hunger and poverty, IFAD increased...

Vegetable farming becomes blessing for...

Vegetable farming becomes blessing for...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 6 2021

Many farmers and commoners have achieved self-reliance through cultivation of vegetables on farmlands...

ED: Helping the agricultural sector...

ED: Helping the agricultural sector...

Editorial

Fri, Jul 2 2021

Farmers should be encouraged to take up these new agricultural methods

PM Hasina for protecting farmland for...

PM: Protect farmland for sustainable...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 26 2021

Her call comes on the eve of awarding the ‘Bangabandhu Jatiya Krishi Purashkar’

Agriculture Minister: Pushti Bagan to...

‘Pushti Bagan to ensure nutritious food...

Agriculture

Tue, Jun 22 2021

Ecnec approved the Tk438 crore project in March

Government clears 1,400C project for...

Govt clears 1,400C project for 30 modern...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 8 2021

More silos to be constructed to facilitate the country’s farmers, says Planning Minister MA Mannan...

Budget FY22: Agriculture, health to...

Budget FY22: Agriculture, health to...

Business

Tue, Jun 1 2021

It will be budget for the people, says agriculture minister

Budget FY22: Farm subsidies likely to...

Budget FY22: Farm subsidies likely to...

Agriculture

Sat, May 29 2021

Tk9,500 crore has been earmarked for subsidizing the agriculture sector, say NBR and Finance Ministry...

85% Boro paddy harvested in Rajshahi...

85% Boro paddy harvested in Rajshahi...

Agriculture

Tue, May 18 2021

“Of the harvesting target, 63% has been achieved on the plain land while over 85% on lowlands in...

Drought casts shadow over boro yield...

Drought casts shadow over boro yield...

Agriculture

Mon, May 10 2021

In fact, the Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) in Khulna has set a target to produce 57,000 tons...

Rozina’s journey

Rozina’s journey

Climate Change

Mon, May 10 2021

How one rural Bangladeshi woman became a self-sufficient and resilient farmer

Colombo lemon farming changes Narsingdi...

Colombo lemon farming changes Narsingdi...

Agriculture

Wed, May 5 2021

Their success encourages many others to cultivate and raise orchards of the juicy and extraordinary flavor...

Faridpur farmer cultivates ‘Fatema dhan’...

Faridpur farmer cultivates ‘Fatema dhan’...

Agriculture

Tue, May 4 2021

The average length of each plant is between 115cm to 130cm, the number of tillers is eight and the average...