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  • 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.”

  • Enhancing data literacy among farmers

    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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Middlemen take it all

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

  • [WATCH NOW] Mammoth discovery in Michigan

    Two farmers in rural Michigan have uncovered a woolly mammoth skeleton in a soybean field.

  • World food prices post largest drop in 7 years

    The price of international food commodities registered their largest monthly drop in seven years in August, the UN food agency said on Thursday.

  • Tk 30cr incentive for Aus farmers

    Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury announces a Tk 30.10 crore cash incentive to farmers during this Aus season.