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    ‘One-minute-market’ aimed at helping marginalised growers: army

    Muktadir Rashid | Updated at 11:43pm on May 17, 2020

    ‘One-minute market’ programme initiated by the 24 infantry division in Chattogram was aimed at facilitating fair price to the marginalised farmers and to distribute vegetable...

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    Nepal police fire live rounds as Indian farmers try to cross border

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 11:32pm on May 17, 2020

    Nepal’s police fired live rounds into the air to deter Indian farmers trying to cross the border to harvest their corn amid the coronavirus lockdown,...

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    Shwapno stands by farmers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42am on May 16, 2020

    Shwapno, one of the largest grocery chain and best retail brand in Bangladesh, has procured a large amount of tomato directly from the producers of...

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    Bank Asia donates harvester machine in Munshiganj

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on May 15, 2020

    Bank Asia donated one more harvester machine to a female farmer in Srinagar upazila of Munshiganj to support harvesting process in labour crisis due to...

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    Farmers incur losses due to low boro price

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on May 14, 2020

    Farmers are incurring heavy losses after growing boro rice as following the harvest they are now forced to sell their rice at a lower price...

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    SANEM for interest-free loan for farmers, increased rice procurement

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on April 29, 2020

    The South Asian Network on Economic Modeling on Wednesday made for the agricultural sector four-point recommendations, including offering interest-free loans to the farmers and increasing...

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    Buy Boro paddy directly from farmers: CPB urges government

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:46pm on April 24, 2020

    The leaders of Communist Party of Bangladesh on Friday called on the government to buy Boro paddy directly from the farmers to ensure the fair...

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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...