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Development isn’t the main challenge...

Development isn’t the main challenge...

It’s time to focus on fighting corruption

Where are the people’s fortunes?

Where are the people’s fortunes?

Longform

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Is the story of prosperity only fiction?

Govt to buy 250,000 tons more paddy...

Govt to buy 250,000 tons paddy from...

Government Affairs

Tue, Jun 11 2019

With this, the government will now procure 400,000 tons of paddy

No Eid celebration for paddy...

No Eid celebration for paddy...

Nation

Tue, Jun 4 2019

Local apparel sellers suffer as well

BNP: Wrong policy, corruption put farmers...

BNP: Wrong policy, corruption put farmers...

Politics

Sat, May 25 2019

BNP demands Tk10,000 crore additional allocation for paddy procurement

Chhatra League to help farmers harvest...

BCL men to help farmers harvest...

Nation

Wed, May 22 2019

Members of all Chhatra League units have been instructed to assist farmers with their harvest

Supporting our farmers

Supporting our farmers

Editorial

Wed, May 22 2019

The market price is currently being dictated by these middlemen

LDA urges govt to buy paddy directly...

LDA urges govt to buy paddy directly...

Politics

Sun, May 19 2019

LDA urged the government to take initiatives to protect farmers from facing looses

'Save the farmers, save

'Save the farmers, save

Dhaka

Fri, May 17 2019

Bangladesh Krishak Samity has called for intensified protests on May 23 if demands are not met

Paddy of despair, farmers getting poor...

Paddy of despair, farmers getting poor...

Agriculture

Fri, May 17 2019

The government’s market interventions have been largely ineffective

Sunamganj farmers lose paying high wages...

Sunamganj farmers lose paying high wages...

Nation

Sat, Apr 20 2019

184,440 hectares of land still left to be harvested

Hailstorms damage crops in Sunamganj,...

Hailstorms damage crops in Sunamganj,...

Nation

Thu, Apr 18 2019

4,000 metric tonnes of paddy worth Tk6.6 crore have been destroyed

Farmers harvest Boro ahead of schedule...

Farmers harvest Boro ahead of schedule...

Nation

Sun, Apr 14 2019

Local farmers are worried about their yield as adverse weather conditions are threatening their crops...

In search of a breakthrough

In search of a breakthrough

Editorial

Sun, Mar 3 2019

Wheat is the second-most important crop in South Asia

Giving farmers a break

Giving farmers a break

Editorial

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Thanks to farming technologies, Bangladesh’s vegetable output has increased threefold

Simple technologies making life easier...

Simple technologies making life easier...

Agriculture

Sun, Feb 10 2019

'over the past four decades, the Institute has developed 543 new varieties of cereals, tubers, oilseeds,...

Reality of development

Reality of development

What does progress mean for a country like Bangladesh? 

Agriculture minister for taking new...

Agriculture minister for taking new...

Business

Sun, Feb 3 2019

'We would to take the new rice varieties and technologies to the farmers’ doorsteps along with...

Cancer-preventing broccoli cultivation...

Broccoli cultivation brings success...

Nation

Mon, Jan 28 2019

As broccoli is an unfamiliar vegetable to locals, they call it ‘green cauliflower’

Farmers waste 800 litres of water to...

Farmers waste 800 litres of water to...

Agriculture

Sun, Jan 13 2019

Even though it is possible to produce 1 kg of paddy using 2,500 litres of water,  they use 3,300...

Naogaon farmers hopeful of potato bumper...

Naogaon farmers hopeful of potato bumper...

Agriculture

Thu, Jan 3 2019

They cultivated potatoes after the government provided them with agricultural equipment and fertilizer...