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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...

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    After flood, drought hits Kurigram farmers

    United News of Bangladesh . Kurigram | Updated at 02:04am on September 09, 2019

    Farmers in Kurigram, one of the worst-affected districts in this year’s floods, have been hit hard by drought after the water receded. Many of them...

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    Mango farmers urged to implement IPM method

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Rajshahi | Updated at 12:00am on September 07, 2019

    Scientists and researchers on Friday urged the farmers to adopt the method of Integrated Pest Management in mango farming for the production of safe mangoes....

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    Stopping paddy procurement midway deprives 330 farmers

    Our Correspondent . Bogura | Updated at 12:03am on August 31, 2019

    At least 330 farmers listed with food department at Dhunat in Bogura failed to supply the government paddy as a local syndicate stopped procurement of...

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    Farmer electrocuted in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 12:00am on August 31, 2019

    A farmer died after getting electrocuted when he came in touch with a power supply line in Sylhet on Friday morning. The deceased was identified...

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    T-Aman paddy farming in progress in Gaibandha

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Gaibandha | Updated at 01:58am on August 25, 2019

    Farming of T-Aman paddy, a high value crop, has been progressing fast in all the seven upazilas of the district since July amid much enthusiasm...

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    App looks to get tips from coffee drinkers to Colombia growers

    Reuters . Bogota | Updated at 12:00am on August 25, 2019

    An app that sends money in the form of tips from appreciative caffeine devotees around the world to coffee growers in Colombia could help farmers...