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Wheat demand growing fast in...

Wheat demand growing fast in...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 29 2019

Urbanization, income increase, and women joining the workforce are the driving factors

Major breakthroughs needed for increase...

Major breakthroughs needed for increase...

Agriculture

Thu, Jul 25 2019

Canada declares $117m funding for wheat genomic research

Int’l Wheat Congress: Bangladesh's success...

Int’l Wheat Congress: Bangladesh's success...

Agriculture

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Organizers praised Bangladesh's success in coming up with a resistant variety to effectively fight...

Wheat that can withstand the heat

Wheat that can withstand the heat

Agriculture

Sun, Jul 7 2019

Bangladeshi scientists develop heat tolerant wheat variety at a time when wheat output is dwindling largely...

Food minister: 1.08 million tons food...

Food minister: 1.08 million tons food...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jan 15 2018

A total of 818,000 tons rice and wheat have already been unloaded at the port, says Qamrul Islam

Government to import 150,000 tons of...

Government to import 150,000 tons of...

Commerce

Thu, Dec 7 2017

The Cabinet Committee on Public Purchase approved the purchase proposal in a meeting chaired by Finance...

Making sure there’s enough food

Making sure there’s enough food

Editorial

Mon, Oct 23 2017

It is not enough to bank on the hopes for a bumper Aman harvest in November. We need a backup

Government to import wheat from...

Government to import wheat from...

Economy

Fri, Sep 8 2017

Government food silos have only 443,000 tons of wheat in stock as of September 4, 2017

Govt to import 500,000 tons of rice...

Govt to import 500,000 tons of rice...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 24 2017

'As a ton of wheat costs $251, the entire purchase will cost of the government Tk104 crore'

Surface water irrigation can make farmers...

Surface water irrigation can make farmers...

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 22 2017

Using surface water to irrigate will decrease the strain on groundwater and reduce the threat of arsenic...

Farmers of five districts asked to stop...

Farmers of five districts asked to stop...

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 25 2016

The Department of Agricultural Extension has advised the farmers of five southwestern districts not to...

India cuts import taxes on wheat, palm...

India cuts import taxes on wheat, palm...

Business

Wed, Sep 28 2016

India has cut import taxes on wheat, crude palm oil and refined vegetable oils, a finance ministry order...