Farmers eyeing bumper wheat production in Rangpur region

Farmers eyeing bumper wheat production in Rangpur region

Officials of the Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) said tender wheat plants are growing fabulously now amid favourable climatic conditions predicting excellent out of the cereal crop Farmers are expecting a bumper production of wheat after exceeding its fixed farming target by 3.12 percent in Rangpur agriculture region during this Rabi season. Officials of the […]

COLUMN: Accent on Agriculture – Farmers shocked by Ag office closures

COLUMN: Accent on Agriculture - Farmers shocked by Ag office closures

It took only a few days into the new year for the provincial Tory government to make a decisive move impacting Manitoba’s farmers. The government closed two-thirds of its offices which had served farmers. The twenty-one offices will be locked for good on April 1. Service will be consolidated in the 10 offices which remain […]

Trump Administration Leaves a Lasting Impact on Agriculture

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As President Donald Trump enters his final days in office, the House of Representative’s last minute move to impeach him for a second time is stealing headlines. And with the loss of social media access, Trump’s response has been muted. While the final weeks of Trump’s presidency have been a whirlwind, the impact he’s had […]

President for end to corruption, drug abuse

Bangladeshi shot by BSF along Patgram border dies

President Abdul Hamid on Monday urged all to work unitedly irrespective of opinions and party affiliations to build a ‘Sonar Bangla’ by combating corruption, drug abuse, terrorism and extremism from the country as he addressed the maiden Jatiya Sangsad session of 2021.  ‘We have to work more unitedly to combat corruption, drug abuse, terrorism and […]

Heliae Agriculture, Rizobacter Collaborate to Deliver Soil and Crop Nutrition Technologies

Heliae Agriculture, Rizobacter Collaborate to Deliver Soil and Crop Nutrition Technologies

Heliae Agriculture has announced a new strategic collaboration with Rizobacter, a subsidiary of Bioceres Crop Solutions Corp., a global leader in sustainable solutions for agriculture. Through this collaboration, Heliae Agriculture will integrate Rizobacter’s biological solutions into their comprehensive product and technology offerings, starting in January 2021. Adoption of inoculants and other biological solutions is growing, […]

Movements of residential prices in Bangladesh

Experts suggest forming Agricultural Price Commission to protect farmers’ interests

Nurnaher Begum, Mohammad Shahriar Siddiqui, Md. Ahsan Ullah and Sadia Sultana | Published: January 18, 2021 21:47:27 Property price has appeared as a leading indicator for real economic activities and macro-prudential measures since global financial crisis of 2007-09 in both advanced and emerging market economies. House price indices are used as a benchmark by property […]

Minister eyes Bangladeshi agri-products in German market

Experts suggest forming Agricultural Price Commission to protect farmers’ interests

FE ONLINE REPORT | Published: January 18, 2021 15:45:29 Bangladeshi high-value crops such as fruits and vegetables have potentials to grab markets in Germany and other EU countries, said Agriculture Minister Dr Muhammad Abdur Razzaque on Thursday. The minister made this remark while speaking as the guest of honour at a virtual conference titled “Bangladesh: […]

Budget 2021-22: Finance Ministry’s coordination council meets to set priorities, parameters

Budget 2021-22: Finance Ministry's coordination council meets to set priorities, parameters

In the meeting, the GDP rate was preliminarily estimated at 7.7% and inflation rate estimated 5.3% The government plans to focus on nine areas of emphasis, including successful implementation of the Covid-19 stimulus packages announced by the prime minister, and ensuring additional allocation to boost the health sector with incentives and compensation, in formulating the […]

Sanskrit University revises its curriculum after 22 years Education News Nepal

Sanskrit University revises its curriculum after 22 years Education News Nepal

Nepal Sanskrit University is going to implement the changed curriculum after 22 years. The university has revised the course of 56 subjects of Bachelor (Shastri).The University has already revised the courses of most of the subjects and is preparing drafts of the courses of some subjects, the University said.According to the changed course, the curriculum […]