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    Minister for adopting new boro varieties

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:59pm on May 11, 2021

    Agriculture minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque on Tuesday urged the expansion of three particular boro varieties for reducing its harvest time and increasing output amid increasing...

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    Zambia interested to support Bangladesh’s agricultural expertise

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:28pm on May 04, 2021

    Zambia has expressed its interest to take support of agricultural expertise of Bangladesh alongside boosting relationship with Bangladesh and Bangladesh Army...

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    Agricultural growth benefits still elusive for farmers, consumers

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:07am on April 01, 2021

    In five the past decades after independence, Bangladesh has significantly increased its food production but the benefits from the success remain elusive to farmers and...

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    Farmers feed people

    Farida Akhter | Updated at 12:00am on March 26, 2021

    THE report on the State of Food and Agriculture: Innovation in Family Farming (2014) by the UN Food and Agricultural Organisation estimates that 500 million...

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    Razzaque prefers fresh flower to artificial one

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:39pm on March 11, 2021

    Agriculture minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque on Thursday called upon everyone to discard artificial flowers used for decorating public and private places. He also called upon...

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    BAS holds video conference on agricultural science

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48pm on March 09, 2021

    Bangladesh Academy of Sciences held a video conference on agricultural science titled ‘Approaches for enhancing Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Crop Plants’, on Monday, said a...

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    DAE income rises by 22pc in FY20

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on February 17, 2021

    The Department of Agricultural Extension income from the certificate issuance for import of agricultural products during the last financial year 2019-20 grew by 22 per...

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    Agriculture secretary visits BARI

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on February 13, 2021

    The agriculture ministry’s senior secretary M Mesbahul Islam visited the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute on February 6. On the day, he also visited the institute’s...

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    New variety of rice BRRI Dhan 100 to be released soon

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:39am on February 10, 2021

    Bangladesh Rice Research Institute is going to release a high-zinc fortified rice, BRRI Dhan 100, which will fulfill nutritional and minerals demand of people...

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    Masawa Agro exports agricultural products

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:59pm on February 06, 2021

    Masawa Agro Limited, an agro-processing and exporting company, has recently taken the initiative to export agricultural products and provide farmers fair price for it, said...