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Agriculture

praniSheba introduces livestock insurance service

For the first time in the history of livestock, adorsho praniSheba Ltd has introduced insurance services through face recognition technology to reduce the risk of investment for marginalised cattle ...

praniSheba introduces livestock insurance service

Price hike

Govt fixes potato prices

The government has fixed the price of potatoes at the three stages of its sales. Department of Agricultural Marketing took the decision on Wednesday

Govt fixes potato prices

TOP SHOTS (14 October 2020)

A youth is silhouetted as he jumps into the Mediterranean Sea, amid Israel's second national coronavirus disease (COVID-19) lockdown, in the Old City of Acre, northern Israel, 13 October 2020.

'Maintain austerity in spending public money as COVID may hit again massively'

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina has again directed not to spend a single paisa unnecessarily where expenditure of public money is involved as she fears a second wave of COVID-19 might hit in the coming ...

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina addresses as the chief guest the Annual Performance Agreement Signing Ceremony-2020 through video conference from her official Gonobhaban residence, Dhaka on 17 September 2020

Argentina becomes first country to approve genetically modified wheat

Argentina has become the first country to approve the growth and consumption of genetically modified wheat, the country's agriculture ministry announced Thursday.

This file photo taken on October 15, 2015 shows a wheat field in Ramallo, Buenos Aires Province.

PM Hasina satisfied with standard of rice at govt warehouses

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday expressed her satisfaction over the standard of the rice stored in the public storage depots

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina examines parboiled and atap rice collected from the Central Storage Depot and Local Storage Depot across the country from her official Gonobhaban residence, Dhaka on 6 October 2020

Post-Covid planning

Reviving the economy through agriculture

Agricultural marketing can play a vital role in overcoming the crisis of both COVID-19 and post-COVID-19 situations

Agriculture in the spotlight in COVID-hit Bangladesh.

ECNEC nods four projects including national digital land zoning

Terming this national digital land zoning project as a ‘grand’ project, Mannan said there will be a digital database of land under this project and every plot will be characterised by its nature

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina chairs the ECNEC meeting virtually from her official Gonobhaban residence, Dhaka

PM asks to avoid unnecessary road construction to protect arable land, free movement of water

The planning minister said prime minister Sheikh Hasina in the meeting asked the authorities concerned to motivate fish farming in cages in the water side by side ensuring necessary training, cash ...

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina chairs the ECNEC meeting virtually from her official Gonobhaban residence, Dhaka on 22 September 2020

A new variety of mango in Bangladesh

The Regional Horticulture Research Centre in Chapainawabganj has successsfuly grown a new variety of mango, BARI Mango-13, after 15 years of research.

BARI Mango-13
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