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Farmers eyeing bumper wheat production...

Farmers eyeing bumper wheat production...

Agriculture

Tue, Jan 19 2021

Officials of the Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) said tender wheat plants are growing fabulously...

OP-ED: A ray of hope

OP-ED: A ray of hope

Shanjida Khan Ripa

Wed, Jan 6 2021

Cooperative-friendly policy can greatly aid rural development

Study: 86% people with disabilities...

‘86% people with handicaps directly...

Agriculture

Sat, Dec 19 2020

‘Income of 88% of farmers with disabilities has been reduced during the Covid-19...

Indian farmers defiant against reform...

Indian farmers defiant against agricultural...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Media reported protests by farmers in the southern states of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Kerala on...

OP-ED: Getting wise to the true value...

OP-ED: Getting wise to the true value...

Maximo Torero

Sun, Nov 29 2020

One in six people lives under severe water constraints. What is to be done?

Norway to ban outdoor poultry after...

Norway to ban outdoor poultry after...

Europe

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Dutch officials said earlier this month they had culled more than 200,000 birds because of bird flu

India farmers clash with police

India farmers clash with police

South Asia

Thu, Nov 26 2020

 Farmers angry over new laws deregulating the vast agriculture sector

World Cities Day 2020: Bangladesh losing...

World Cities Day 2020: Bangladesh losing...

Agriculture

Sat, Oct 31 2020

Unplanned development leading to this loss, say experts

First ever nest of Asian giant hornets...

Asian giant hornets found in US

North America

Sat, Oct 24 2020

The hornets, which are native to East Asia and Japan, usually don't attack people but they are known...

OP-ED: Why food production hinges on...

OP-ED: Why food production hinges on...

Rowshan Jahan Moni

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Landless women should be recognized as farmers, and given their due tenurial rights

Argentina becomes first country to approve...

Argentina to approve genetically modified...

Latin America

Fri, Oct 9 2020

The experts acknowledged the modified HB4 trait was a scientific advance and could make an important...

ED: Ensuring food security through...

ED: Ensuring food security through...

Editorial

Mon, Sep 28 2020

The foundation of Bangladesh’s economy is agriculture

Transforming agriculture: Bangladesh...

Bangladesh moving towards high-value...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 27 2020

Under the Tk123.66-crore Mymensingh project, the government has targets to increase the average crop...

ED: And still we are unprepared

ED: And still we are unprepared

Tribune Editorial

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The measures we take to shield low-lying areas must be done seriously, ensuring long-lasting...

Pandemic forces pink farm to get creative...

Pandemic forces pink farm to get creative...

Latin America

Tue, Sep 15 2020

To respond to the pandemic, Pink Farms shifted its sales online and developed a new product line,...

OP-ED: Building back better on food...

OP-ED: Building back better on food...

QU Dongyu

Mon, Sep 14 2020

The prevention of food crises cannot wait until the health crisis is over

Jamalpur flood aftermath: Hundreds of...

Jamalpur flood aftermath: Hundreds of...

Nation

Thu, Sep 3 2020

According to official data, a total of 190,027 farmers have suffered a loss of over Tk140 crore in standing...

OP-ED: Fighting two pandemics hand in...

OP-ED: Fighting two pandemics hand in...

QU Dongyu

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Ending hunger and poverty amid Covid-19's impacts will require leveraging agricultural technology,...

Govt banks on incentives to revitalize...

Govt banks on incentives to revitalize...

Government Affairs

Wed, Aug 26 2020

The agriculture minister says damage to cropland alone by floods has already exceeded Tk1,300 crore

OP-ED: Financially including those hurt...

OP-ED: Financially including those hurt...

Shishir Reza , Matiur Rahman

Wed, Aug 26 2020

We need to transform our consumption and production processes

OP-ED: Remote sensing for sustainable...

OP-ED: Remote sensing for sustainable...

Shishir Reza

Thu, Jul 16 2020

How we can better estimate environmental changes