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Lalmonirhat farmer finds success in...

Lalmonirhat farmer finds success in...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 12 2021

The fruit arrived around 2013

Rozina’s journey

Rozina’s journey

Climate Change

Mon, May 10 2021

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

Napier grass farming brings fortune...

Napier grass farming brings fortune...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 20 2021

'Cultivation of Napier grass has become a profitable venture for farmers who can easily earn Tk 1...

Boro procurement: Govt’s delay worries...

Boro procurement: Govt’s delay worries...

Agriculture

Sat, Apr 17 2021

Boro growers suffer crop loss in heat shocks; now they worry over flash floods, hailstorms and rice import...

Farmers in trouble without water management...

Farmers in trouble without water management...

Agriculture

Thu, Mar 11 2021

It is high time the Kopotakkho River was dredged and brought back to life, says a worried local...

Farmer beaten dead in Sherpur; 2...

Farmer beaten dead in Sherpur; 2...

Nation

Sat, Feb 13 2021

Afroza Akter, wife of Azim, was also injured while trying to save her husband

Indian govt, farmers fail to break deadlock...

Indian govt, farmers fail to break...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 8 2021

The two sides will meet again on January 15

Indian govt, farmers fail to break impasse...

Indian govt, farmers fail to break impasse...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 5 2021

Tens of thousands of farmers have been camping out on roads around the capital, New Delhi, for 40...

Indian farmers’ union moves SC challenging...

India farmers move SC challenging new...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 11 2020

About 700 tractor trolleys were moving towards Delhi’s Kundli border

Indian government offers more concessions...

Indian government offers more concessions...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Protest leaders have threatened to intensify their demonstrations from Saturday by blocking national...

Riverbed farming opens up new horizon...

Riverbed farming opens up new horizon...

Agriculture

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj districts especially abound with green winter vegetables, creating an eye-catching...

Thousands of protesting Indian farmers,...

Indian farmers, police face-off at New...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 28 2020

On Friday, police fired tear gas and water cannons to disperse the protesters before letting them march...

Papaya sapling farming reduces farmers’...

Papaya sapling farming reduces farmers’...

Nation

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Nur Islam, Ramzan and several other farmers who have lost their papaya plants in the fields say that...

Farmers in delight as summer bean cultivation...

Farmers delighted by profits from growing...

Nation

Tue, Sep 15 2020

On a recent visit, this correspondent saw farmers working hard on vast tracts of green bean fields all...

OP-ED: Renting out the farm

OP-ED: Renting out the farm

Polin Kumar Saha

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Could Bangladesh use its agricultural sector to boost tourism and development?

Gazipur flood aftermath: Vegetable farmers...

Gazipur vegetable farmers troubled by...

Nation

Wed, Sep 9 2020

According to the district agriculture office, seasonal vegetables were cultivated on 7,242 hectares of...

Study: Over 50% farmers struggling with...

Study: Farmers struggling with labour...

Coronavirus

Sat, Sep 5 2020

90% of the farmers did not manage to receive the government’s stimulus package because they are...

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...

Agriculture minister calls for more...

Agriculture minister calls for more...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 4 2020

'Farmers are passing the days in uncertainty during the floods and effective work is needed to minimize...

OP-ED: Don’t forget the youth

OP-ED: Don’t forget the youth

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Thu, Jul 16 2020

Youth-based resource mobilization during Covid-19

'Farmers had to sell paddy below the...

'Farmers had to sell paddy below the...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 6 2020

The production cost increased by 13%, while labour wages rose by 17%