Colin Todhunter | Updated at 12:00am on August 20, 2019
MANY lobbyists talk a lot about critics of genetic engineering technology denying choice to farmers. They say that farmers should have access to a range...
Reuters . Winnipeg | Updated at 12:00am on August 18, 2019
Canada will spend C$1.75 billion ($1.32 billion) over eight years to compensate dairy farmers facing greater competition due to free trade deals, prime minister Justin...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:31am on August 07, 2019
Jatiyatabadi Krishak Dal on Tuesday demanded waiver of agricultural loans, new interest-free loans and sustainable rehabilitation programmes for farmers in flood affected areas of...
| Updated at 12:00am on July 31, 2019
THE ongoing flood that has hit hard 28 districts is compelling farmers to sell their cattle at low prices because of acute fodder crisis, lack...
Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:07am on July 28, 2019
Indian farmers have planted summer-sown crops on 68.9 million hectares, down 6.3 per cent year on year, agriculture ministry data showed on Friday, marginally narrowing...
Agence France-Presse. New Delhi, India | Updated at 10:44pm on July 26, 2019
A suspected meteorite the size of a football plunged into a rice field in eastern India, startling farmers, authorities said Thursday.
Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:09am on July 26, 2019
Agriculture Minister Dr Muhammad Abdur Razzaque today said fertilisers and seeds will be provided free of cost to farmers in the flood-hit areas to help...
Staff Correpondent | Updated at 06:39pm on July 16, 2019
Food minister Sadhan Chandra Majumder on Tuesday sought cooperation from the deputy commissioners for procuring paddy directly from the farmers. He said that the government...
Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019
The market price of boro rice, the largest cereal crop of Bangladesh, has fallen further across the country, making farmers incur more losses. Both farmers...
Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 02:22am on July 02, 2019
Farmers took to the streets and held a protest rally in front of Tarash Press Club in the upazila town in Sirajganj in protest against...