Faridpur farmer cultivates ‘Fatema dhan’ hoping high yield


Riazul hoped that he would achieve self-reliance by cultivating this high-yielding variety and expressed his desire to expand its cultivation in the future Dhaka Tribune The average length of each plant is between 115cm to 130cm, the number of tillers is eight and the average height of each sheaf is 36cm Cultivation of the high-yielding […]

Farmers in Faridpur relying on Fatema’s dhan for good yield

Farmers in Faridpur relying on Fatema's dhan for good yield

Cultivation of the rice variety ‘Fatema’ has started in Alfadanga upazila of Faridpur through a young man named Riazul Islam. While talking to the UNB correspondent, he said that he hoped to achieve bumper yield after cultivating this special  variety of paddy on 75 percent of his land. While visiting the site, it was observed […]

High yield, fair price make maize farmers happy in Rajshahi, Manikganj


Maize farming brings a smile on farmers’ faces in Rajshahi as they are becoming financially solvent by cultivating the crop, meeting its growing demand of the consumers amid the Covid-19 pandemic Farmers have become delighted with bumper yield and cherished market price of the newly harvested maize everywhere in Rajshahi region and Manikganj district.  According […]

Juicy mango set to see yield drop as drought hits Chapainawabganj hard


Farmers are estimating that the yield could be much lower than the average due to scanty rainfall Mango, the king of all fruits that prompted many poets over the ages to write great poems, is likely to be costlier this summer as drought is going to take its toll on its yield in Chapainawabganj. Immature […]

Farmers in Bishwanath happy with Boro yield

Farmers in Bishwanath happy with Boro yield

Even after hail storm and insect attack, this season Boro crop has provided a good yield for farmers in Sylhet’s Bishwanath upazila this year. Cultivation of Boro paddy has exceeded the target there. Already Boro on 1.6 thousand hectares of land has been harvested and the farmers are happy at the super yield this year. Most […]

Farmers expecting bumper maize yield in Lalmonirhat

'Fair price' makes mustard farmers happy

OUR CORRESPONDENT | Published: April 19, 2021 12:27:22 LALMONIRHAT: Farmers of the five upazilas of the district are expecting a good production of Maize in the current season. Favourable weather and necessary agri-inputs for maize made it possible, said farmers. Maize is one of the popular crops in the district. It has become popular among […]

Farmers expect bumper Boro yield in Khulna


armers have started harvesting paddy and they will continue to do so till mid-April Dhaka Tribune There was a potential risk of crop failure as farmers were solely dependent on irrigation on top of the existing issue of water salinity in the region Despite the complete lack of rainfall across the country during this year’s […]

Coastal farmers expect bumper watermelon yield to recoup last year’s losses


About 65% of the country’s watermelon is cultivated in Barishal as the soil of the southern region is favourable for the fruit Dhaka Tribune This year, the region fell short of achieving its target of planting trees on over 37,000 hectares of land in Barishal Coastal farmers of the southern region of Bangladesh are expecting […]

Farmers happy over wheat yield as harvesting goes on in Rajshahi


The growers are delighted as they are getting good yield at the initial stage of harvesting this year Farmers have been harvesting wheat in full-swing amidst satisfactory yield everywhere in the region, including its vast Barind tract. The growers are delighted as they are getting good yield at the initial stage of harvesting this year. […]

A local missionary’s endeavors yield fruit in Bangladesh – UCA News

A local missionary's endeavors yield fruit in Bangladesh - UCA News

A man who was once unaware there were Christians in Bangladesh is a Catholic priest today. On Dec. 30, he was ordained a priest along with five others at St. Mary’s Cathedral in capital Dhaka. “When I was 8 years old, I did not know Bangladesh had any Christian people,” newly ordained Father Biswajit Bernard […]