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Protesting Indian farmers vow to amass...

Indian farmers vow to amass more...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 21 2021

Tens of thousands of Indian growers have already been camped outside Delhi for nearly three months

Farmers across the country opt for sunflower...

Farmers across the country opt for sunflower...

Agriculture

Tue, Feb 16 2021

In Khulna, the crop has been cultivated on 29 hectares of land in nine upazilas of the district this...

Bigtime farm mechanization

Bigtime farm mechanization

Agriculture

Sat, Feb 13 2021

Govt, development partners move to mechanize farm sector of Bangladesh suffering from high labour cost...

Farmers successfully cultivate Indian...

Farmers successfully cultivate Indian...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 11 2021

Unlike the local and hybrid variety, Kashmiri Apple and Ball Sundari Apple are relatively bigger, sweeter,...

Protesting farmers breach barricade,...

Farmers, cops clash in Delhi on Republic...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 26 2021

Agriculture employs about half of India's population of 1.3 billion, and unrest among an estimated...

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...

Indian govt, protesting farmers make...

Indian govt, protesting farmers make...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 15 2021

'Today's talks with farmers unions were inconclusive, and we will hold talks again on January...

Indian farmers take out tractor march...

Indian farmers take out tractor march...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 7 2021

Farmers participated in the march with over 3,500 tractors and trolleys

Newly harvested onion delights Rajshahi...

Newly harvested onion delights Rajshahi...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 27 2020

Over 932,000 lakh tons of onions are expected to be produced from around 88,800 hectares of land in all...

Farmers write letters to PM Modi using...

Farmers write letters to PM Modi using...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 23 2020

Hundreds of protestors have donated blood at the camp as they fear competing with large farms

Indian farmers step up pressure with...

Indian farmers step up pressure with...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 14 2020

Modi has sought to allay concerns, telling farmers they will gain new rights and opportunities

Barind farmers busy cultivating...

Barind farmers busy cultivating...

Agriculture

Sun, Dec 6 2020

DAE sources said this year's potato cultivation is on 85,627 hectares of land in Joypurhat, Naogaon,...

Orange cultivation brings success to...

Orange cultivation brings success to...

Nation

Fri, Dec 4 2020

Motiur's success has inspired many farmers to take up orange cultivation in the district

India formally protests to Canada over...

India formally protests to Canada over...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 4 2020

There has been concern in India that some Sikh leaders in Canada have ties to separatist groups hostile...

India’s winter of discontent: Farmers...

Farmers rise up against Modi

South Asia

Fri, Dec 4 2020

The government has argued the laws bring about necessary reform that will allow farmers to market their...

Women twice as active as men in farm...

Women farmers twice as active as...

Agriculture

Thu, Dec 3 2020

New study portrays women’s disadvantageous position due to deprivation in land ownership, wage...

India resumes talks with protesting...

India resumes talks with protesting...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 3 2020

India's vast farm sector makes up nearly 15% of the country's $2.9 trillion economy

India meets with farmers after days...

India meets with farmers after days...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 1 2020

Farmers were met with tear gas and water cannon when they marched on New Delhi

Farmers worry about market price despite...

Farmers worry about price despite bumper...

Nation

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Hybrid paddy farmers will have the advantage of earning more owing to higher demand in the market, says...

India farmers allowed to protest in...

India farmers allowed to protest in...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Farmers angry over new laws deregulating the vast agriculture sector

Early winter vegetables delight Rajshahi...

Early winter vegetables delight Rajshahi...

Agriculture

Tue, Nov 3 2020

A resident of Hatibandha village under Godagari Upazila, Ali has developed himself as a potential vegetable...