Shykh Seraj

Shykh Seraj

Shykh Seraj is Bangladesh's pioneer development journalist. He received country's two highest civilian honours, Swadhinata Puroshkar and Ekushey Padak, respectively. He is an Ashoka and Bangla Academy Fellow. He also received highest award for agricultural journalism from the United Nations, FAO A.H. Boerma Award, Gusi Peace Prize (Philippines) and many other prestigious accolades at home and abroad. At Channel i, he's the Founder Director and Head of News. He's also Director and Host of Channel i's popular agro-documentary, Hridoye Mati O Manush.

January 22, 2021
January 22, 2021

From zero to a hundred million dollar dairy farm

The onset of winter on a November morning in 2020 was quite noticeable in Chattogram’s Mirsharai. It was foggy all around and the community of Jorarganj was still sleeping. Only one or two people...

January 8, 2021
January 8, 2021

A patriot’s devotion to his country and farming

Happy New Year to all my readers. Today, I would like to tell you the story of a great man who is not only a dreamer but more than that.

December 25, 2020
December 25, 2020

LED lights revolutionize chrysanthemum cultivation

Flower business was expanding in Bangladesh with immense potential. Flowers were becoming more occasional and ornamental product nowadays.

December 11, 2020
December 11, 2020

Commercial prospect of saplings

Once upon a time, seeds were the only source to grow the crop and farmers who had more seeds were the richest. When I started my journey of agricultural journalism in ‘80s,

November 27, 2020
November 27, 2020

Grafting method increases tomato yields

A few days back, on a sunny November morning, I went to Tingaon village in Habiganj’s Madhabpur upazila.

November 13, 2020
November 13, 2020

Sajal’s success in biofloc fish farming

Needless to say that the young entrepreneurs, engaged in fish farming, are quite vocal and active nowadays. It’s not just that they are interested enough in using the modern technology, they are...

October 30, 2020
October 30, 2020

Barind orange shows hope

It was mid-October this year and a bright sunny morning. I was travelling through the Barind area on Rajshahi-Chapainawabganj highway along the Mahananda river to reach the orchard of one of the...

October 16, 2020
October 16, 2020

Millions to earn from malta

Today is the World Food Day and this year’s theme is: Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together, its actual meaning during this time of COVID-19, we must reflect on our most basic needs.

October 2, 2020
October 2, 2020

Boundless prospect of hilsa

Hilsa, a fish that has emotional bondage with the Bengali community living across the world, is engaged with our life, literature and culture.

September 18, 2020
September 18, 2020

Saudi dates change Motaleb’s fate

In 2004, Channel i’s Hridoye Mati O Manush (Soil & People in Heart) featured a unique farmer; the programme was about a young entrepreneur who was cultivating Saudi dates on Bangladeshi soil at...