Banks crank up farm credit in six months

Experts suggest forming Agricultural Price Commission to protect farmers’ interests

SIDDIQUE ISLAM | Published: January 31, 2021 08:52:52 | Updated: January 31, 2021 17:16:44 Farm credit disbursement grew by nearly 12 per cent in the first-half of the current fiscal year, driven by seasonal demand for such loans, officials say. Banks released agricultural credit worth Tk 120.78 billion in the July-December of FY ’21, up […]