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13 June 2018
View news from Bangladesh Dairy Farmers Slam Duty Cut of Powdered Milk
BANGLADESH - Dairy farmers have expressed deep concern over a budget proposal that cut import duty of powdered milk by 10 percentage points, saying it could open the floodgates to foreign products....
14 May 2018
View news from Bangladesh Beef Price Placed at Tk 450/Kg for Ramadan
BANGLADESH - Ahead of the Ramadan, the Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) authorities have fixed the price of beef per kilogramme at Tk 450....
16 February 2018
View news from Bangladesh Dairy Farmers Protest as Milk Vita Halts Collection in Natore
BANGLADESH - The dairy cooling centre of Milk Vita in Natore has halted collection of milk until further notice, for not meeting the acceptable quality standard and quota....
01 February 2018
View news from Bangladesh Govt to Stop Cattle Import from Neighbouring Countries
BANGLADESH - In 2016-17, country’s meat demand was 7.14 million tonnes, but the production was 7.15 million tonnes where the ratio of demand and production was 1:1....
07 November 2017
View news from Bangladesh Cattle Traders Saddened by Seizure of Cattle
BANGLADESH - Tears roll down the cheeks of 21 cattle traders in Sadar upazila as Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) yesterday seized their cows, saying the cattle were brought from India....
18 September 2017
View news from Bangladesh Cattle Not Subjected to Quarantine Pose Health Risks, Say Experts
BANGLADESH - Cattle are being brought in over the borders without being put in quarantine, posing a health risk to humans and livestock for diseases that might arrive and spread undetected....
04 September 2017
View news from Bangladesh Buyers at Dhaka Cattle Markets Wait for Last Minute Price Cuts
BANGLADESH - The sale of sacrificial animals in Dhaka’s makeshift cattle markets geared up as customers thronged the different markets to collect their animals on the last day before Eid-ul-Azha on Friday....
08 August 2017
View news from Bangladesh Flood-hit Farmers Sell Cattle for Fodder Crisis
BANGLADESH - Acute fodder crisis has threatened cattle rearing in Pabna and Sirajganj, the largest cattle producing districts in the country....
20 June 2017
View news from Bangladesh Imported Cattle: No Sale Without Medical Checkup
BANGLADESH - The authorities concerned at a meeting took a decision not to sell imported cattle in any local market across the country before conducting medical checkups of the cattle....
15 May 2017
View news from Bangladesh Unknown Disease Kills Cattle
BANGLADESH - At least 25 cattle have died at different villages in Thanchi upazila ('sub-district') of the district in the last three days due to an unknown disease, creating panic among the local farmers....
27 February 2017
View news from Bangladesh Sreepur Dairy Farm on Verge of Closure
BANGLADESH - A well-known dairy farm in Magura is on the verge of closure due to lack of sufficient funds....
21 February 2017
View news from Bangladesh Strike Spikes Beef Prices in Dhaka
BANGLADESH - Beef sold at Tk 500 a kilogramme around the capital yesterday with butchers hiking prices by Tk 30 to Tk 70 following their six-day strike and a weekly meatless day on Sunday....
20 February 2017
View news from Bangladesh Bangladesh Livestock Die of Unknown Disease
BANGLADESH - An unknown disease has killed at least 40 cattle in Kaliganj upazila in the last one week, creating panic among the farmers....
24 November 2016
View news from Bangladesh Urban Cattle Rearing in Bangladesh Needs More Regulation, Say Researchers
BANGLADESH - Researchers from the Bangladesh Agricultural University say livestock rearing in urban areas poses risks to public health and not enough has been done to tackle these problems....
21 January 2015
View news from Bangladesh Poultry, Cattle and Sheep Can End Bangladesh Hunger
BANGLADESH – Investing in livestock agriculture can meet Bangladesh’s growing food demands and stop poverty, a conference heard on Saturday....
28 June 2013
View news from Bangladesh Exports Rising to Meet Increasing Dairy Consumption
BANGLADESH – Milk consumption is growing in Bangladesh and domestic supply cannot match consumer demand trends....
27 September 2010
View news from Bangladesh Bangladesh Anthrax Outbreak Hits Beef Industry
BANGLADESH - Bangladesh's government says it has gone onto a war footing to combat a major outbreak of anthrax that has infected hundreds of people and threatens to wreak havoc on the country's beef industry....
06 September 2010
View news from Bangladesh More Anthrax Cases in Bangladesh
BANGLADESH - The number of people infected in an out break of anthrax in Bangladesh has risen to more than 300....
31 August 2010
View news from Bangladesh No Anthrax Cattle In Dhaka
BANGLADESH - Livestock minister Abdul Latif Biswas has said that no Anthrax-infected cattle will be allowed to enter the capital. ...
23 August 2010
View news from Bangladesh Suspected Anthrax Outbreak In Bangladesh
BANGLADESH - At least 112 people have so far fallen ill with suspected anthrax, contracted from consuming meat of ill domestic animals recently in northwestern Bangladesh, health officials have said. ...
10 July 2008
View news from Bangladesh Govt Slaps Restriction on Meat Import
BANGLADESH - The government has imposed restrictions on the import of meat as a precautionary measure amid global concerns of mad-cow disease outbreak, officials concerned said yesterday....
View news from Bangladesh Govt Slaps Restriction on Meat Import
BANGLADESH - The government has imposed restrictions on the import of meat as a precautionary measure amid global concerns of mad-cow disease outbreak, officials concerned said yesterday....
31 October 2006
View news from Bangladesh Cattle movement thru’ Tinbigha: BSF re-imposes restrictions
BANGLADESH - Restrictions re-imposed by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) of India on movement of Bangladeshis of Dahagram and Angarpota under Patgram upazila in Lalmonirhat with cattle through the Tinbigha corridor from last October 12 continues for...

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