Farmers demand waiver on repayment of agricultural loan

Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, M. R. K. Panneerselvam at Agricultural College and Research Institute at Killikulam on Friday.

Farmers association led by Kurubur Shanthakumar addressed the media in Mysuru on Saturday, December 2, and sought an increase in drought relief besides waiver on agricultural loans. | Photo Credit: M.A. SRIRAM The Federation of Farmers Association and Sugarcane Cultivators Association have demanded a waiver on repayment of agricultural loan availed by the farmers. Kurubur […]

Youth’s success in orange farming sets new agricultural trend

Youth's success in orange farming  sets new agricultural trend

Kurigram reaps benefits from the citrus fruit November 26, 2023 00:00:00 Abu Raihan Faruk, a young entrepreneur in Kurigram’s Sadar upazila, posing at his orange garden — UNB KURIGRAM, Nov 25 (UNB): A young entrepreneur in Kurigram’s Sadar upazila is reaping the benefits of orange farming, exemplifying self-reliance after completing his education. Abu Raihan Faruk, […]

Sylhet Agricultural University: The Fount of Agrarian Insight

Sylhet Agricultural University: The Fount of Agrarian Insight

Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU) has ste­pped into eighteen years of pride.  Situated in the northeastern corner of Bangladesh, in the plains and undulating terrain of Sylhet Division, the university was founded with the aim of disseminating agricultural education. Initially commencing with three faculties, it gradually expanded to seven.  Through these faculties, the university fosters connections […]

Youth’s success in orange farming sparks an agricultural trend in Kurigram

Youth's success in orange farming sparks an agricultural trend in Kurigram

A young entrepreneur in Kurigram’s Sadar upazila is reaping the benefits of orange farming, exemplifying self-reliance after completing his education. Abu Raihan Faruk, the enterprising youth, anticipates doubling his investment from selling a high-yield variety of oranges originating from China. Raihan, who finished his studies three years ago, chose entrepreneurship over job hunting. He started […]

Indonesia, Timor Leste strengthen agricultural cooperation – ANTARA News

Indonesia, Timor Leste strengthen agricultural cooperation

This is a form of our commitment to support Indonesia as a world food barn in 2045. We hope that Timor Leste can participate as well. Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Indonesian Agriculture Ministry has strengthened cooperation in the agriculture sector with Timor Leste’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries, and Forestry (MALFF). Deputy Minister of Agriculture Harvick […]

FAO, Department of Agricultural Extension ink $ 6.57m deal

FAO, Department of Agricultural Extension ink $ 6.57m deal

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has signed a financial agreement recently with the Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE) to enhance locally appropriate and socio-economically beneficial adaptation, and promote climate resilient crop value chains in Bangladesh’s climate-impacted areas. FAO will support DAE for Bangladesh’s transition to a climate resilient and nature […]

Farmer pleads for resolution in years-long dispute on state agricultural lands

Farmer pleads for resolution in years-long dispute on state agricultural lands

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – A legal dispute over a sublease on state agricultural lands has dragged on for years and a produce farmer at the center of the controversy says the stress is taking a toll on his mental health. The Rojases lawsuit against the state and landlord started in 2020, but Simeon Rojas says it […]

Agricultural prices may fall by 7% in 2023: WB

Jashore farmers all set to ship cabbage to Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan

The prices of agricultural products are projected to fall by 7 percent in 2023, according to the World Bank’s latest Commodity Markets Outlook report. The global lender also forecasted that the agricultural prices will see a further 2 percent decline in 2024 and 2025 thanks to ample supplies. For all latest news, follow The Daily […]