Peak season for Hilsa fishing in Bangladesh » Borneo Bulletin Online

CHANDPUR, BANGLADESH (XINHUA) – Thanks to a good harvest and high prices, fishermen in Bangladesh’s Chandpur district where the world’s most famous silvery transboundary Hilsa fish comes from are now all smiles. Huge catches of Hilsas, Bangladesh’s national fish, are being netted in marine and coastal areas across Bangladesh especially in Chandpur, 115 km southeast […]

Harvest Season Is Here; Slowing Moving Equipment Hit Indiana Roads

Harvest Season Is Here; Slowing Moving Equipment Hit Indiana Roads

Indiana State Department of Agriculture is offering tips to motorists who encounter slowing moving equipment. Shutterstock photo. (INDIANAPOLIS) – Harvest season is here and for some that means visiting pumpkin patches and apple orchards, but we want to remind motorists that harvest season also means farmers will begin harvesting this year’s corn and soybean crops. […]

Farmer confidence soars, buoyed by season, prices: Rabobank – Grain Central

Farmer confidence soars, buoyed by season, prices: Rabobank - Grain Central

A SECOND consecutive year of good seasonal conditions and high commodity prices is helping shield Australia’s farm sector from the broader economic uncertainty of COVID-19, with farmer sentiment surging in recent months, according to the latest quarterly Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey. The survey, released today, reveals Australian farm sector confidence is at one of its […]

Peak fishing season of Hilsa fish in Bangladesh

Peak fishing season of Hilsa fish in Bangladesh

© Provided by Xinhua Bangladesh currently produces 86 percent of the world’s total Hilsas, according to a study. Huge catches of Hilsas, Bangladesh’s national fish, are being netted in marine and coastal areas across the country especially in Chandpur during the ongoing peak fishing season. CHANDPUR, Bangladesh, Sept. 11 (Xinhua) — Thanks to a good […]

Feature: Peak fishing season of Hilsa fish in Bangladesh

Feature: Peak fishing season of Hilsa fish in Bangladesh

Vendors sell Hilsa fish at a fish landing station in Chandpur, Bangladesh, Sept. 7, 2021. (Xinhua) CHANDPUR, Bangladesh, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) — Thanks to a good harvest and high prices, fishermen in Bangladesh’s Chandpur district where the world’s most famous silvery transboundary Hilsa fish comes from are now all smiles. Huge catches of Hilsas, Bangladesh’s […]

Hilsa delicacy still pricey in peak season

YASIR WARDAD | Published: August 13, 2021 09:55:33 | Updated: August 13, 2021 13:01:05 Prices of Hilsa fish, the national delicacy, increased in the city kitchen markets even during this peak fishing season. Medium- to big-sized Hilsa was selling at Tk 950-1,600 a kg in the city retail markets -10-12 per cent hike further in […]

This holiday season in Bangladesh: cows, goats and buffaloes delivered to your door

This holiday season in Bangladesh: cows, goats and buffaloes delivered to your door

Written by Saif Hasnat and Mujib Mashal Think of it as Amazon, but for cows, goats and sheep. And this holiday season, the sales are skyrocketing. Every year, farmers in Bangladesh, home to about 10% of the world’s Muslim population, rear millions of animals for sacrifice during the festival of Eid al-Adha, the commemoration of […]

This Holiday Season: Cows, Goats and Buffaloes Delivered to Your Door

This Holiday Season: Cows, Goats and Buffaloes Delivered to Your Door

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Think of it as Amazon, but for cows, goats and sheep. And this holiday season, the sales are skyrocketing. Every year, farmers in Bangladesh, home to about 10 percent of the world’s Muslim population, rear millions of animals for sacrifice during the festival of Eid al-Adha, the commemoration of a sacrifice made […]

Asia Album: Mango season in full swing in Bangladesh

Asia Album: Mango season in full swing in Bangladesh

© Provided by Xinhua DHAKA, July 2 (Xinhua) — With the mango season in full swing, fruit markets in Bangladesh’s northwestern Rajshahi division, which is an important producing hub in the country, are now brimming with the juicy fruit lovers, exporters and traders as truckloads of the summer cash crop start reaching elsewhere in the […]