Guava farmers grow weary of lockdown

Development in Bangladesh: A most pleasant surprise

Guava farmer Sunil Halder had travelled to Bhimruli village, a famous floating guava wholesale market in Barishal’s Jhalakathi Sadar upazila, to sell about 74 kilogrammes (kgs) of the fruit last Friday. However, more than half of his produce remained unsold till 11:00am that day as customer turnout was less than adequate due to the ongoing […]

Intercropping with mango, guava orchards benefits farmers

'Fair price' makes mustard farmers happy

OUR CORRESPONDENT, RAJSHAHI | Published: June 20, 2021 10:10:21 Inter-cropping inside mango and Guava orchards in various villages under Durgapur upazila is benefitting the farmers financially. Ripon and Khokon, two brothers of the village Raipara of the upazila, informed they have planted Boro paddy on nearly three bighas of land inside their mango orchard. The […]

Commercial guava farming becomes boon for many Rajshahi people

Commercial guava farming becomes boon for many Rajshahi people

Commercial farming of high yielding guava has been gaining popularity in the region including its vast barind tract and char (riverbed) areas of the Padma river as the farmers reap better yield and get fair market price from the cash crop. A large number of growers have attained financial solvency by growing the fruit on […]

Guava farming brings smile to Rajshahi people

Guava farming brings smile to Rajshahi people

Published: December 12, 2020 17:24:31 Commercial farming of high yielding guava has been gaining popularity in the region including its vast barind tract and char (riverbed) areas of the Padma river as the farmers reap better yield and get fair market price from the cash crop. A large number of growers have attained financial solvency […]