January 11, 2022
January 11, 2022

Aman harvest faces water stagnation problem

Farmers in Pirojpur and Jhalakathi are facing problem to harvest Aman paddy as most of the paddy plants have remained under rainwater.

January 9, 2022
January 9, 2022

Policy for good agricultural practices needs to be executed: Razzaque

The good agricultural practices (GAP) policy needs to be implemented quickly to increase the export of agricultural products, Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque said today.

January 8, 2022
January 8, 2022

Millers trim rice to make it attractive: state minister

The millers have been deceiving consumers by pruning rice to make it attractive, State Minister for Planning Shamsul Alam said today.

January 7, 2022
January 7, 2022

Women get less than half of what men get

Female workers in Lalmonirhat and Kurigram toiling hard on a chatal (paddy husking and drying yard) even braving inclement weather are being subjected to extreme discrimination in wages. 

January 7, 2022
January 7, 2022

Pabna farmers eye bumper yield

Mohammad Kamruzzaman of Sujanagar upazila experienced a huge production cost in onion cultivation due to a high price of the seeds last year.

January 6, 2022
January 6, 2022

Subsidy boosting mechanisation in agriculture: Razzaque

Agricultural mechanisation is happening fast in the country owing to the subsidy provided by the present government, said Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaue.

January 6, 2022
January 6, 2022

Beekeepers welcome a sweet yield

The commercial beekeepers are now hard at work to collect honey from flowers at mustard fields of different regions in Tangail district.

January 5, 2022
January 5, 2022

Sun shines on farmers of North

Farmers are making a windfall profit selling early variety of potatoes in different villages of Lalmonirhat and Kurigram.

January 1, 2022
January 1, 2022

Mechanised farming gets a boost

Scientists at Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) have successfully manufactured a highly suitable and affordable combine rice harvester.

December 30, 2021
December 30, 2021

No smile on sharecroppers’ face despite expected yield

Around 90,000 sharecroppers in Lalmonirhat and Kurigram districts are in a sombre mood despite having an expected yield of Aman paddy as lack of timely rainfall has increased their production cost,...