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Wheat demand growing fast in...

Wheat demand growing fast in...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 29 2019

Urbanization, income increase, and women joining the workforce are the driving factors

Major breakthroughs needed for increase...

Major breakthroughs needed for increase...

Agriculture

Thu, Jul 25 2019

Canada declares $117m funding for wheat genomic research

Int’l Wheat Congress: Bangladesh's success...

Int’l Wheat Congress: Bangladesh's success...

Agriculture

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Organizers praised Bangladesh's success in coming up with a resistant variety to effectively fight...

Farm growth propels Bangladesh’s faster...

Farm growth propels Bangladesh’s faster...

Agriculture

Fri, Jul 19 2019

International development agencies have projected that the country will stand out by growing at record...

A curious case of rice export

A curious case of rice export

Agriculture

Tue, Jul 16 2019

Ministry says 100,000 tons of rice to be exported to the Philippines, traders say no agreement...

The urban farmer who brings organic...

The urban farmer who brings organic...

Agriculture

Thu, Jul 11 2019

The health hazards of adulterated food have become part and parcel of daily lives, prompting a shift...

Wheat that can withstand the heat

Wheat that can withstand the heat

Agriculture

Sun, Jul 7 2019

Bangladeshi scientists develop heat tolerant wheat variety at a time when wheat output is dwindling largely...

‘One House One Farm Project’ employees...

‘One House One Farm Project’ employees...

Business

Sat, Jul 6 2019

Currently, 8,000 employee are working under the project

National fisheries week begins July...

National fisheries week begins July...

Business

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to inaugurate the week and release fish fries in a pond at Ganabhaban...

BRRI develops seven high-yielding Aman...

BRRI develops seven high-yielding Aman...

Agriculture

Wed, Jun 26 2019

The seven are comparatively higher-yielding than the local Swarna variety

Bumper peanut crop likely in...

Bumper peanut crop likely in...

Agriculture

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Farmers in various villages across different upazilas of the region, including char and riverside areas,...

Deal inked to check illegal use of...

Deal inked to check illegal use of...

Nation

Fri, Jun 21 2019

Secretary of Economic Relations Division (ERD) Monowar Ahmed and FAO Representative in Bangladesh Robert...

Bangladesh finally getting rid of toxic...

Bangladesh finally getting rid of toxic...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 20 2019

For over three decades a 500 ton stock of DDT has caused serious health hazards; UN FAO comes to the...

Minister: Tk3,000cr grant to mechanize...

Minister: Tk3,000cr grant to mechanize...

Agriculture

Sun, Jun 9 2019

'We are now paying attention to make our agro sector mechanized, modern, and

Data collection for agriculture census...

Data collection for agriculture census...

Business

Sun, Jun 9 2019

The initial findings of the census would be revealed within three months of its completion while the...

Floods force record low corn, soybean...

Floods force record low corn, soybean...

Agriculture

Sun, Jun 9 2019

UN FAO hints of price hikes, fall in production; Bangladesh imported $1.1 billion worth of agricultural...

Farmers thrive on bumper cultivation...

Farmers thrive on bumper cultivation...

Agriculture

Mon, Jun 3 2019

Many farmers in that region have been attracted towards cultivating peanut, and other crops instead of...

Bangladesh receives FAO support to fight...

Bangladesh receives FAO support to fight...

Business

Sun, May 26 2019

USDA warns against spread of the plant-eating caterpillar in China, the pest also spotted in many other...

Prof Barkat for fixing paddy price at...

Prof Barkat for fixing paddy price at...

Agriculture

Sat, May 25 2019

The BEA proposed an over Tk12 lakh crore alternative budget

BBS to conduct countrywide agricultural...

BBS to conduct countrywide agricultural...

Agriculture

Sun, May 19 2019

 It will be held from June 9 to 20

Climate-smart agriculture is here to...

Climate-smart agriculture is here to...

Agriculture

Sun, May 19 2019

Alternate Wetting and Drying (AWD), a simple technology, can help cut irrigation cost, stop rapid depletion...