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Distribution of farming machinery worth...

3020C farm mechanization project...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 6 2021

In the five-year long project, 51,300 pieces of machinery would be distributed among farmers

OP-ED: The next step for Bt

OP-ED: The next step for Bt

Making Bt eggplant technology sustainable and durable in Bangladesh

In pictures: Plentiful potatoes

In pictures: Plentiful potatoes

Image Gallery

Thu, Mar 11 2021

As the winter season draws to an end, the farmers get busy harvesting potatoes from the fields. Following...

Dinajpur sees successful squash...

Dinajpur sees successful squash...

Agriculture

Mon, Mar 1 2021

The vegetable has been cultivated on 13,000 hectares of land in the district this year, DAE sources say...

ED: A new era in farm

ED: A new era in farm

Editorial

Wed, Feb 24 2021

A tremendous amount of muscle-work is taken out of the process using mechanization

Experts: Wheat farming can mitigate...

‘Wheat farming can mitigate stress on...

Agriculture

Fri, Feb 19 2021

Bangladesh produces hardly 1.2 million tons of wheat against the demand of around seven million tons...

Alternative Farming: How Kurigram women...

How Kurigram women are increasing household...

Nation

Thu, Jan 14 2021

Farming families were facing huge losses caused by consecutive 5th phase of floods

Jessore youth contributes to society...

Jessore youth contributes to society...

Nation

Sun, Dec 20 2020

Salman spends most of his time on the fish farm and is in his current position without any government...

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...

Cauliflower farming becomes boon for...

Cauliflower farming becomes boon for...

Nation

Thu, Nov 19 2020

Each piece of the winter vegetables is being sold at Tk 45-50 from his farming field directly at present...

Narsingdi vegetable seedling nurseries...

Narsingdi vegetable seedling nurseries...

Nation

Tue, Oct 13 2020

This highly lucrative business has earned farmers hundreds of thousands over the years

Shrimp farming and environmental degradation:...

Shrimp farming and environmental degradation:...

Climate Change

Thu, Sep 3 2020

Migration from Satkhira to Dhaka shows the urgency of a well-planned disaster management initiative

ED: Averting a food crisis

ED: Averting a food crisis

Editorial

Tue, Sep 1 2020

Food security must be made an utmost priority at this time

OP-ED: How blockchain can help farmers...

OP-ED: How blockchain can help farmers...

Tahmid Hasan

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Moving the livestock market into the future

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...

A timely boost for our agriculture

A timely boost for our agriculture

Editorial

Sun, Apr 12 2020

Already, there have been ominent signs that acute food shortage could return amidst the pandemic

Bringing visitors to the farm

Bringing visitors to the farm

Atikur Rahman

Wed, Oct 23 2019

Promoting agro-tourism in our country can do wonders in terms of revenue generation

Could GMO crops help solve the climate...

Could GMO crops help solve the climate...

Climate Change

Tue, Sep 24 2019

Genetically engineered cereals may hold the key to sustainable agriculture

Let machinery do the heavy lifting

Let machinery do the heavy lifting

Editorial

Wed, Sep 18 2019

It is important to bear in mind that simply bringing in expensive machines from other countries will...

Digging with defiance

Digging with defiance

Shafiur Rahman

Fri, Sep 6 2019

How the Rohingya farm for vegetables in No Man’s Land

Betting the farm

Betting the farm

Editorial

Fri, Jul 19 2019

We hope that the sector continues to receive the attention it deserves