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    BSF yet to return farmer’s body

    Our Correspondent . Lalmonirhat | Updated at 01:25am on January 13, 2020

    The Indian Border Security Force did not return the body of farmer Abu Syeed, who was reportedly killed in a BSF shootout on Lalmonirhat border,...

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    Amend cooperative law for marginal farmers: speakers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on December 30, 2019

    Academics, civil society leaders and experts on Sunday urged the government to ensure the rights of the marginalised farmers and poor people through amending Co-operative...

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    Government to go digital to collect grains from farmers

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:40am on December 28, 2019

    The government will use a mobile application – named ‘Krishoker App’ – to collect food grain directly from farmers across the country, food minister Sadhan...

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    Ukraine farmers fear for livelihoods as president backs land sales

    Agence France-Presse . Kalynivka | Updated at 09:23pm on December 27, 2019

    For decades, farmer Sergiy Plaksya has been growing grain and vegetables, cultivating swathes of land that he rents from local residents in the countryside near...

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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...