Boro paddy | The Daily Star
  • Govt to buy 2.5 lakh metric tonnes more Boro paddy

    The government has decided to purchases additional 2.5 lakh metric tonnes of Boro paddy at Tk 26 per kilogramme in this current season.

  • Boro Farmers: Kushtia DC brings smiles to some

    Moyen Uddin was overjoyed after being able to sell his Boro paddy at a government procurement installation at a fair price, thanks to the proac-tive initiative from the Kushtia district commissioner.

  • Emission of hot air damages Boro fields

    Standing Boro paddies on at least 16 acres of land were completely damaged due to the emission of excessive heat and hot air from a nearby brick kiln in Mirzapur upazila.

  • The cost of greed

    Boro paddy on at least one thousand acres of lands in different areas of Tangail's Ghatail upazila has submerged under rainwater amid waterlogging caused due to filling up of a tributary locally called Goradaha Khal.

  • Embankment woes in haor

    When it comes to Boro paddy, Sunamganj usually offers a lion's share of the nationwide harvest. But for the last two years the district has suffered from flash floods, with the 2017 crop in Sunamganj and other haor wetland areas of the northeast all but wiped out.

  • Bumper crop inflict loss for Lalmonirhat farmers

    Bumper boro rice production should make farmers happy. But farmers in Lalmonirhat are unable to smile because they are compelled to sell their paddy at a price much lower than the production cost.

  • Good yield of Boro likely

    Farmers in most parts of the country have started harvesting Boro paddy with high hopes of getting a better price this season.