Govt plans massive mangrove forestry to protect wildlife

Russia keen to cooperate with Bangladesh in various fields

Published: January 14, 2022 16:52:27 The government has taken a plan to create mangrove forestry in 17,000 hectors of land during 2021-22 to 2023-24 fiscal aiming to protect and preserve forestry and wildlife, according to an official document. Besides, an updated version of Climate Fiscal Framework will be published in line with Bangladesh Delta Plan […]

Extensive plans taken for development of fisheries in haors – The Daily Industry

Says Rezaul Karim Biddut P. Roy from Kishorganj: Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim yesterday said, a comprehensive plan has been taken for the development of fisheries in the haor area.“The present government will do whatever is necessary to develop and enrich the Haor regions. Several plans have been taken to improve the haor […]

Govt stares at potato glut; plans to boost export

Govt stares at potato glut; plans to boost export

Aiming to give a boost to potato exports, the government has decided to provide all sorts of support for its export and processing as the crop’s annual production surged past one crore metric tonnes in the country. “Over one crore tonnes of potato are produced annually in Bangladesh. But we need to import potato chips […]

Democratic infighting delays Biden’s vast US investment plans

A dispute within the Democratic party has stalled US President Joe Biden’s massive spending plans for the United States as Congress postponed a key vote on the measures Monday. The delay is a setback for the Democratic president, who intends to make American history with the two titanic funding projects — on infrastructure and social […]

Discussions about farm succession plans can be complicated and fraught

Discussions about farm succession plans can be complicated and fraught

Farm succession is not a concept many eaters think about – even those who loyally support local farms with their grocery dollars. Perhaps, though, to help ensure that Maine’s local food system continues to grow, we nonfarmers should. Farm succession is the process by which working farmland and farm infrastructure is passed from one generation […]

How one farmer is refining his regenerative farming plans – Farmers Weekly

How one farmer is refining his regenerative farming plans - Farmers Weekly

Learning from mistakes and adapting plans are key parts of the transition towards a regenerative approach, with much of the knowledge exchange for this farming system still relatively new. Fortunately for Leicestershire farmer Max Chenery, who admits to being still very much in the learning phase, one of the few positives from the pandemic lockdowns […]

To overcome vaccine apartheid, we need solid plans

It bears repeating that vaccines are essential for protection against the deadly coronavirus. We’ve seen how the virus spares no one and targets the most vulnerable people, including those who have pre-existing health conditions or comorbidities. Unfortunately, the vaccines for Covid-19 that came out last year have remained out of reach for another group of […]

Agriculture ministry plans to arrange compensation modality for farmers

Agriculture ministry plans to arrange compensation modality for farmers

Chhimi Dema With farmers all over the country reporting of their inability to sell farm produces, many people are questioning what the Department of Agricultural Marketing and Cooperatives (DAMC) is doing. DAMC officials, however, said the agriculture ministry plans to work on a compensation modality if the pandemic situation persists and if farmers go in […]

Bangladesh scraps plans to build 10 coal-fired power plants – ET EnergyWorld

Bangladesh scraps plans to build 10 coal-fired power plants

DHAKA: Bangladesh has cancelled plans to build 10 coal-fired power plants, a government official said on Monday, amid rising costs for the fuel and increasing calls from activists to base more of the nation’s power on renewable energy. About 8 per centof the country’s current electrical power comes from coal, but until last year the […]