topsoil

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.

July 8, 2018
July 8, 2018

Save topsoil

To protect topsoil and the environment, the government must immediately spearhead a campaign for using alternatives of conventional bricks, said experts at a seminar in the capital yesterday.

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.