Smallholders need intensive care

Smallholders need intensive care

Haradhan Sarker | Published: December 30, 2020 21:01:21 The agricultural sector of Bangladesh has shown phenomenal performance in terms of crop production and yield growth, crop diversification, reducing subsectoral growth asymmetries, rapid rise in cropping intensity and adoption of High Yielding Varieties (HYVs) etc. Consequently, we have achieved a right to voice and rejoice a […]

ED: Taking care of farmers with disabilities

ED: Taking care of farmers with disabilities

When it comes to empowering this particular segment of society, we as a nation can most definitely do better The Covid-19 pandemic has affected most of our lives in ways that we could not have imagined. And it is no surprise that the ones affected most in the current climate have been the more vulnerable […]

Thousands of people are protesting with farmers in India. This is why you should care

The laws directly impact the farmers in India, but they could also have a significant impact to consumers globally, who rely on India for many key items such as turmeric, chili and ginger. By¬†Alisha Ebrahimji, CNN: More than half of India’s working population comes from the agricultural sector, according to India’s most recent Census in […]