Bangladesh to plant more onions to secure supply

Bangladesh to plant more onions to secure supply

The government of Bangladesh, through agriculture minister Abdur Razzaque, encouraged the cultivation of onions during the summer off season to ensure supply.  While the country produces enough during the peak season, there is a lack of cold storage facilities and technology leading to many rotten onions and eventual limited supplies. He said to avoid importing […]

Bangladesh Opening Coal Power Plant Near Mangrove Forest

Bangladesh Opening Coal Power Plant Near Mangrove Forest

Bangladesh will soon begin burning coal at a large power station near the world’s largest mangrove forest. The country often experiences power failures and blackouts. The government expects the new power factory to increase electric power dependability. But, environmentalists say there are cleaner sources of energy the country should use instead of burning coal. The […]

COP27 Climate Bangladesh Coal Plant

COP27 Climate Bangladesh Coal Plant

Coal is being unloaded from a ship for the Maitree Super Thermal Power Project near the Sundarbans, the world's largest mangrove forest, … Source link

Asian farmers plant to boost palm oil output, seedling shortage slows pace

Asian farmers plant to boost palm oil output, seedling shortage slows pace

SEED SHORTAGE Oil palm nurseries will struggle to ramp up output overnight to meet strong demand as it takes more than a year to make a seedling. “We can increase our capacity but it will take time… it will at least take one year before you can get (a) germinated seed. The shortage cannot be […]

Dried fish processing plant — a belated but important move 

Published: March 21, 2022 22:01:03 That the government’s move to establish a modern dried fish processing plant is an important one can be explained from the high prospect of both domestic and overseas marketing of dried fish as well as the financial benefit likely to occur to numerous impoverished fishermen in the coastal areas. A […]

Minnesota group finds niche with small Wagyu beef plant

Minnesota group finds niche with small Wagyu beef plant

CONGER, Minn. — Sometimes the best names are the simplest ones. Such is the case with Fellers Ranch, named after the five men (and their wives) who started their own company based off the Wagyu beef sold at Conger Meat Market in Conger and Albert Lea, Minn. That meat used to come from a rancher […]

Spinach can now email?

Researchers at MIT have developed new technology that enables plant sensors to send emails containing information about the climate Spinach is definitely a Bengali staple, with a variety of dishes and variations. It’s incredibly nutritious, and an everyday dish in many households.  In addition to being the vegetable we’re all so fond of, it may […]