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    Farmer, daughter die from electrocution

    Our Correspondent . Mymensingh  | Updated at 11:58pm on November 26, 2019

    A farmer and his three-year-old daughter died from electrocution at Gouripur in Mymensingh on Tuesday. The deceased were Arshadul Haq, 36, of Dhopajangalia in Gouripur...

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    Cyclone-hit farmers to get incentives: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:42pm on November 12, 2019

    Agriculture minister Mohammad Abdur Razzaque on Tuesday said that the government would provide incentives to the farmers affected by cyclone Bulbul to help them overcome...

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    Farmer found dead

    Our Correspondent . Rangpur     | Updated at 12:02am on November 12, 2019

    Police found a farmer’s body from a paddy field in Shimultala area of Mithapukur in Rangpur on Monday. The deceased was identified as Ajgor Ali,...

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    Citizens seek judicial probe into farmers’ death during pesticide spray

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:36am on November 06, 2019

    Over a hundred eminent citizens on Tuesday expressed grave concern over the deaths of a number of farmers who died at crop fields while spraying...

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    Govt to procure 6 lakh tonnes of aman paddy from farmers

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:41pm on October 31, 2019

    The government will procure six lakh tonnes of aman paddy directly from farmers at Tk 26 per kilogram from November 20 to February 28 next...

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    Govt announces Tk 80 crore incentives for farmers

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 06:21pm on October 30, 2019

    Agriculture minister Abdur Razzaque on Wednesday said the government would give over Tk 80 crore as incentives to 687,700 small and marginal farmers for the...

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    US farmers cheered by apparent trade truce, hope shipments to follow

    Reuters . Chicago | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2019

    US farmers cheered the Trump administration’s announcement of a potentially dramatic increase in US agricultural sales to China on Friday but warned they needed to...

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    Sunamganj farmers for free agro-inputs in boro season

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:14am on October 06, 2019

    Leaders of Haor Banchao Sunamganj Banchao Andolan, a civic forum in the haor belt, on Saturday demanded immediate implementation of its four-point charter of demands...

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    India’s 2019/20 grains output seen at 140.57m tonnes: govt

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2019

    Indian farmers are expected to harvest 140.57 million tonnes of grains from summer-sown crops in 2019/20, marginally lower than the previous year, the government said...

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    Elephant kills farmer

    Our correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:23am on September 14, 2019

    A farmer was trampled to death by an elephant in the hilly area of Votehapara village at Eadgong union in Cox’s Bazar at about 12:30am...