farmers

October 30, 2022
October 30, 2022

How erratic weather has affected our food production

More investment is needed in research work to understand the dynamics and impact of loss and damage in climate-vulnerable communities.

October 16, 2022
October 16, 2022

Is Bangladesh ready to face a global food crisis?

We now face the real risk of massive hunger and famine.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

Protect farmers to ensure food security

The burden of rising fuel prices on farmers will affect the entire country

August 2, 2022
August 2, 2022

Increase in fertiliser price: Farmers braced for a hard time

The government has raised the price of urea fertiliser for the first time in 11 years, burdening the farmers with an increased production cost.

May 19, 2019
May 19, 2019

Frustrated farmers take to the streets

Stop discrimination and stand by farmers, demanded one placard. Buy rice directly from farmers, said another. Yet another screamed, “Save farmers, save agriculture.”

March 1, 2019
March 1, 2019

Enhancing data literacy among farmers

It is difficult for farmers to develop a good marketing plan without proper market information, as is the case for managers of any

September 11, 2017
September 11, 2017

Flood-hit farmers to get Tk 59cr

The government allocated a Tk 58.77 crore incentive for the flood-hit farmers of 64 districts so that they could recover the losses caused by the recent floods, said Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury yesterday.

April 27, 2016
April 27, 2016

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.

January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016

PRECIOUS TOPSOIL burnt for bricks

At least 500 bighas of prime farmland loses productivity in five upazilas of Lalmonirhat every year, as their topsoil is sold to feed around 40 local brick kilns.

December 30, 2015
December 30, 2015

Middlemen take it all

In a seminar on food security and media's role, representatives from the government and other stakeholders discussed the problems...