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    Farmers’ woes remain

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:07am on October 21, 2018

    Farmers’ lot remains as wretched as ever as fair price of their produces, warehouse to store them and bank loan on easy terms — all...

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    Delhi police use teargas, water cannon to break up farmers’ protest

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 04:13pm on October 02, 2018

    Indian police on Tuesday fired tear gas and water cannons to halt and scatter a march by thousands of protesting farmers heading for...

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    Lack of functional value chains makes farmers, consumers losers

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on September 10, 2018

    Absence of functional value chains makes the country’s farmers as well as the consumers losers, participants of an international seminar on sustainable farming said on...

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    Cattle farming gets profitable ahead of Eid

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 11:30pm on August 16, 2018

    With Eid-ul-Azha less than a week away farmers and traders are expecting good prices for their cattle in the market for sacrificial animals. Cattle markets...

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    Rajshahi farmers afraid of low production of Aman due to less rainfall

    Suzon Ali . Rajshahi | Updated at 10:07pm on August 14, 2018

    Farmers in Rajshahi region are facing severe problems in transplanting and irrigating aman seedlings due to light rainfall in the ongoing monsoon....

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    Farmer beaten to death in Jessore

    United News of Bangladesh . Jessore | Updated at 12:18am on July 29, 2018

    A farmer was beaten and hacked to death for refusing to give his cropland for a brick kiln in Manirampur upazila on Friday night....

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    Rice import duty raised to protect local farmers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:54pm on June 07, 2018

    Allocating highest in agriculture sector, finance kinister AMA Muhith in his budget speech proposed to re-impose 25 per cent customs duty and three per cent...

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    Bangladesh farmers want more subsidies to agriculture

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on May 24, 2018

    Four organisations dealing with farmers and land rights demanded more subsidies and allocation for the agriculture sector in the forthcoming budget....

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    Two lakh farmers facing certificate cases

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:05am on May 17, 2018

    About two lakh farmers across country are facing certificate cases for defaulting repayment of agricultural loans. The financial burden caused grave concern among the affected...

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    Low prices of vegetables hurt growers

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:16am on April 14, 2018

    Farmers said that they were incurring heavy losses due to low prices of brinjals, tomatoes, potatoes and the other summer vegetables. They said that low...