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Japan to provide $5m for Rohingyas,...

Japan pledges $5m for Rohingyas,...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 21 2020

The contribution will support 2,400 Bangladeshi local farmers in Cox’s Bazar district who will...

India passes farm bills amid protest...

India passes farm bills amid protest...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 20 2020

The bills also make contract farming easier by providing a new set of rules

Modi defends new law as critics warn...

Modi defends new law as critics warn...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Many farmer organizations oppose the legislation because they say that if big buyers start buying directly...

Sand covers dreams of Kurigram...

Sand covers dreams of Kurigram...

Nation

Wed, Sep 9 2020

The sand has also damaged the existing crops, inflicting financial losses on the farmers

Natural pests’ management becomes popular...

Natural pests’ management becomes popular...

Agriculture

Mon, Sep 7 2020

Adopting perching methods, farmers have set up bamboo poles on 4.72 lakh hectares of growing Aman rice...

Aush paddy harvest starts in...

Aush paddy harvest starts in...

Agriculture

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Farmers are so happy for cultivating BRRIdhan-48 variety

Must we import rice this year?

Must we import rice this year?

Bangladesh

Sun, Aug 9 2020

With its current stock, Bangladesh is well poised in meeting the demand up to the next harvesting season,...

Farmers, traders worried as demand for...

Farmers, traders worried as demand for...

Nation

Tue, Jul 7 2020

As many as 259,000 animals have been reared for Eid-ul-Adha in Sirajganj and Nilphamari

Govt takes Tk3,198 crore farm mechanization...

Budget FY21: Tk3,198 crore for farm...

Economy

Thu, Jun 11 2020

Agriculture second highest priority in budget, says finance minister

Study: Farmers suffered a loss over...

Study: Farmers lost over Tk56,000 cr...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 4 2020

The findings of this study were revealed on Thursday afternoon via a virtual meeting arranged by Brac,...

‘Food for Nation’ launched to maintain...

‘Food for Nation’ launched to maintain...

Bangladesh

Sat, May 23 2020

It is the first open agricultural products platform in Bangladesh

China offers farmers cash to give up...

China offers farmers cash to give up...

East Asia

Tue, May 19 2020

Hunan on Friday set out a compensation scheme to persuade breeders to rear other livestock or produce...

Rice Procurement: Govt favours millers...

Rice Procurement: Govt favours millers...

Nation

Mon, May 18 2020

Paddy growers said they have taken huge loans from money lenders for cultivating and harvesting...

Buy paddy from farmers, not rice from...

Buy paddy from farmers, not rice from...

Agriculture

Mon, May 11 2020

Only 1.34% of the farmers got the government-set price against their produce

Coronavirus Impact: Magura nalim farmers’...

Coronavirus Impact: Magura nalim farmers’...

Nation

Sat, May 9 2020

Nalim is being sold at Tk5 to Tk6 per fruit in Magura local markets at the moment

Wild elephants kill farmer in...

Wild elephants kill farmer in...

Nation

Thu, May 7 2020

In an attempt to scare them off, the farmers engaged in a chase with bright lights and torches, locals...

Government procurement of rice through...

Government procurement of rice through...

Government Affairs

Wed, Apr 29 2020

A lottery will be held among farmers who register with the app to determine who can use it in the current...

Indian farm workers broke, uncertain...

Indian farm workers broke, uncertain...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 25 2020

It was unclear exactly how many of the country's millions of agricultural workers were unaware that...

Northern farmers to harvest eastern,...

Northern farmers to harvest eastern,...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 21 2020

The Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) has arranged transport for the farmers with support from...

Farmers happy with boro crop yield but...

Farmers happy with boro crop yield but...

Nation

Tue, Apr 21 2020

The monsoon rains will be here soon and the possibility of an early flood is very likely, said the...

Coronavirus: Youths come to the rescue...

Coronavirus: Youths come to the rescue...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 20 2020

Lockdown disrupts supply chain of agro produces