September 29, 2021
September 29, 2021

Timber trader finds fortune in dragon fruit farming

Surat Ali, a middle-aged farmer based in Khulna’s Jhenaidah district, is enjoying massive success from dragon fruit cultivation.

September 28, 2021
September 28, 2021

Feed prices worry Mymensingh fish farmers

Just when Mymensingh’s 1.12 lakh fish farmers were looking forward to turn the corner and start recovering from losses they incurred during Covid-19 restrictions, the rising prices of fish feed are...

September 24, 2021
September 24, 2021

Pink buffalo farming in Bangladesh

Many factories in all the large sheds at Dashergaon village in Narayanganj’s Bandar upazila, and between these, an enterprising young man, Lutfar Rahman Swapan, has set up a factory, SS Cattle Farm...

September 22, 2021
September 22, 2021

Stop export of soybean meal: feed millers

Feed millers have called upon the government to stop the export of soybean meal, a major ingredient of feed for poultry, fish and cattle, for the sake of the livestock industry in the country.

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

Global recognition for Bangladesh's atomic agriculture research institute

Bangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture (BINA) has been honoured with the ‘Outstanding Achievement Award’ by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for its outstanding contribution to...

September 21, 2021
September 21, 2021

Summer bean farming brings solvency to Jhenidah farmers

Cultivation of IPSHA, an early variety bean, has appeared to be a profitable venture for many farmers in Jhenidah, an area famous for growing the popular winter vegetable.

September 19, 2021
September 19, 2021

Poultry farmers in a double bind

Poultry farmers, who have already been hit hard by the pandemic, are struggling to survive due to low prices of chicken currently prevailing in the market coupled with a sharp rise in feed prices.

September 19, 2021
September 19, 2021

Flood in Faridpur: Crops worth over Tk 10cr damaged in 6 upazilas

Various crops on 1,852 hectares of land have been damaged by floods this year in six out of nine upazilas of Faridpur, according to data from Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) in the...

September 16, 2021
September 16, 2021

Farmers make profit growing watermelon on unused lands of fish enclosures

Farmers of Beel Khukshiya regions in Keshabpur upazila of Jashore have found enviable success in cultivating watermelon during its off-season.

September 15, 2021
September 15, 2021

Tea cultivation in plain land brings delight to farmers

With help from Bangladesh Tea Board, 82 farmers in Lalmonirhat district of Rangpur division are farming tea on 121 acres of plain land with great success.