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  • Shykh Seraj

    Shykh Seraj

    Shykh Seraj is Bangladesh's pioneer development journalist. He received country's two highest civilian honours, Swadhinata Puroshkar and Ekushey Padak, respectively. He is an Ashoka and Bangla Academy Fellow. He also received highest award for agricultural journalism from the United Nations, FAO A.H. Boerma Award, Gusi Peace Prize (Philippines) and many other prestigious accolades at home and abroad. At Channel i, he's the Founder Director and Head of News. He's also Director and Host of Channel i's popular agro-documentary, Hridoye Mati O Manush.

  • Gayal, a great prospect in livestock

    Near the hills, I went to a cattle farm a few days back.
  • Poultry boon for Hosne Ara

    A few days back I went to Uttar Choukirpar in Natore to meet a successful woman entrepreneur who together with her son has done miracles in poultry.
  • Organically fattened beef breeds increase ahead of Eid-ul-Azha

    Without doubt, future farming scenario means smart farming. IoT (Internet of Things) based on artificial intelligence is adding new dimensions to livestock farming alongside mainstream farming. Some of the cattle farms are using digital technology at their farms and fetching new information.
  • Modern fish farming technologies shaping the cultivation

    Just as there are environmental crisis, climate change and other things affecting us all the way through, the need to increase the quality of food, production and reducing the costs along with including better technology in farming sector is quite significant.
  • Former banker turns leading farmer

    There are some people, who are moving back to their roots in the village, as the cities does not have any appeal to them anymore. This is a trend I have been observing of late and such a person is Shamsul Alam. After serving at a bank throughout his entire life, he has now returned to his home district in Tangail because he doesn’t want to spend his time in the cities anymore.