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    Farmers worried as rains begin in north-east

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on April 24, 2020

    Farmers are worried as parts of north-eastern haor region received heavy rains on Thursday as forecasted earlier with the possibility of heavy rains causing flash...

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    Bangladesh Bank rolls out Tk 3,000cr scheme for farmers, low-income people

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:03pm on April 20, 2020

    The Bangladesh Bank on Monday launched a Tk 3,000 crore revolving refinance scheme for low-income group people, farmers and marginal or small businesses, specifying that loans...

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    UP chairman held for assaulting farmer

    United News of Bangladesh . Natore | Updated at 01:18am on April 18, 2020

    Natore police on Friday arrested a union parishad chairman who reportedly beat up a farmer in Lalpur upazila for calling helpline 333 for relief. The...

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    Shwapno stands by farmers during coronavirus crisis

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:58am on April 17, 2020

    Farmers of Gaibandha were very happy with their vegetable harvest this year but the coronavirus crisis destroyed their hope as they were forced to sell...

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    SANEM for interest-free loans for farmers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on April 13, 2020

    The South Asian Network on Economic Modeling has recommended three measures to make the Tk 5,000-crore stimulus package for agriculture sector effective. Welcoming the package,...

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    Ganosamhati demands cash subsidy for farmers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:46am on April 13, 2020

    Ganosamhati Andolan on Sunday demanded cash subsidy for agriculture sector saying that Tk 5,000 loan package at 5 per cent interest would not able to address the...

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    Tk 5,000Cr loan package for farmers: PM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10pm on April 12, 2020

    The government on Sunday announced a Tk 5,000 crore stimulus package for farmers to tackle the adverse impacts of the coronavirus outbreak. Under the package, farmers...

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    Stimulus package frustrates left, democratic parties

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:43am on April 06, 2020

    Different left and democratic parties in separate statements on Sunday expressed their dissatisfaction over the prime minister’s ‘stimulus package’ as it did not mention any...

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    Carew to produce organic fertiliser on large scale

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 11:02pm on April 05, 2020

    The state owned distillery Carew & Company (Bangladesh) is going to produce its organic fertiliser ‘Sonar Dana’ in a large scale in order to supply...

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    Lockdown disrupts supply chain of agro produces

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:19am on March 31, 2020

    The country’s farmers in different districts have started incurring losses due to low prices of their produces, especially the seasonal vegetables, amid the on-going lockdown...