Police recovered the body of a farmer from a field at village Bati-Nuapara in Barhatta upazila of Netrakona on Monday.
The deceased was identified as Habibur Rahman, 35, of village Bati-Nuapara, said the police and local people said.
On information, a police team from Barhatta police station recovered the body and sent it to Netrakona Sadar Hospital morgue for a post-mortem examination.
The reason behind the death could not be known immediately, officer-in-charge of Barhatta police station Mezbahuddin Ahmed said.
The police had started an investigation into the matter, the OC added.