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Razzaque: Measures underway to ensure...

Razzaque: Measures underway to ensure...

Parliament

Thu, Sep 12 2019

Government will procure maximum amount of paddy from marginalized farmers

Protesting villagers plant paddy on...

Protesting villagers plant paddy on...

Nation

Fri, Jun 14 2019

According to locals, a mild rain turns the road muddy making it difficult to use

Prof Barkat for fixing paddy price at...

Prof Barkat for fixing paddy price at...

Agriculture

Sat, May 25 2019

The BEA proposed an over Tk12 lakh crore alternative budget

Dr Kamal: Govt not taking responsibility...

Dr Kamal: Govt not taking responsibility...

Politics

Wed, May 22 2019

Farmers across Bangladesh are protesting, demanding  a fair price for paddy

Parliamentary body to govt: Buy more...

Parliamentary body to govt: Buy more...

Dhaka

Mon, May 20 2019

The committee also asked the ministry to stop import of rice

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

'PM worried by falling paddy...

'PM worried by falling paddy...

Nation

Sat, May 18 2019

Farmers have been counting about Tk300 in losses per maund as prices this year have fallen...

'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

Brick kiln emission damages acres of...

Brick kiln emission damages acres of...

Nation

Wed, May 8 2019

The farmers of this region might not be able to harvest any Boro paddy this year

Paddy harvesting forces students to...

Paddy harvesting forces students to...

Nation

Thu, Apr 25 2019

This is a common sight in the haors during the harvest season 

Government to support over 450,000 Aus...

Government to support over 450,000 Aus...

Business

Sat, Mar 23 2019

The government is planning to provide seeds and chemical fertilizers free of cost

Matia to farmers: Cultivate Aus paddy...

Matia to farmers: Cultivate Aus paddy...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 28 2018

The minister says the ground water level has depleted by seven to eight meters due to excessive extraction...

Clash over harvesting paddy leaves 2...

Clash over harvesting paddy leaves 2...

Nation

Fri, Dec 22 2017

The clash left eight more villagers injured.

In pictures: Aman harvest begins in...

In pictures: Aman harvest begins in...

Nation

Sun, Nov 12 2017

Paddy growers have already begun harvesting their fields in four districts under Sylhet division. The...

Dimla agri officials indifferent as...

Dimla agri officials indifferent as...

Agriculture

Mon, Oct 30 2017

The paddy growers in Dimla are alleging that they can hardly get in touch with the agri officials in...

BINA successfully tests short-duration...

BINA successfully tests short-duration...

Nation

Fri, Oct 20 2017

'The grains are smaller in size and the cooked rice tastes good'

Rice production to fall as floods ravage...

Rice production to fall as floods ravage...

Nation

Mon, Aug 28 2017

The food shortage over the last few months hiked the coarse rice price in local markets by Tk18 a kg...

Farmers face huge losses as brick kiln...

Farmers face huge losses as brick kiln...

Agriculture

Sun, May 7 2017

The heat and fumes from the explosion have turned the paddy in the fields around the brick kiln into...

Rain destroys paddy fields in Chandar...

Rain destroys paddy fields in Chandar...

Nation

Fri, May 5 2017

About 8,000 hectares of land in Chandar Beel were cultivated with paddy this season

Hakaluki farmers lose crops worth Tk95...

Hakaluki farmers lose crops worth Tk95...

Nation

Tue, Apr 25 2017

Boro was cultivated on around 6,550 hectares of land in Kulaura, some 5,470 hectares in Barlekha and...