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Bird Flu Prevention and Control in Poultry Farming

Substantial economic losses in the poultry industry have resulted from Bird flu (High and Low Pathogenic avian influenza- H5N1 & H9N2) infection across Bangladesh. To protect our poultry industry in Bangladesh, ACI Animal health has introduced two types of vaccines against bird flu. A webinar was organized on “Bird Flu »

Industrial Biotechnology in Bangladesh

The research for biotechnology in Bangladesh started in the late 1970s. The root cause behind the initiation was the significance of the agricultural sector, which had been the backbone of our economy since ancient times. The research first started in the department of botany in University of Dhaka through Tissue »

Study on Industrial Production of Frozen French Fry

Considering the production of about 10 million tones of potatoes in the country, there is an urgent need for diversified use of the harvested potatoes. As a result, the processing of potato for domestic use and export markets has been identified as a national priority for effective management of the »

Sonalika Test Drive-2020

In August 2020, ACI Motors started a Test Drive campaign for its Sonalika tractors. The first phase of the program was held from 10 to 20 August 2020 in different Upazilas of Rangpur, Lalmonirhat, Dinajpur, Thakurgaon, Bogura, Naogaon, Rajshahi, Jashore, Chuadanga, Bhola, Kishoreganj, and Mymensingh. Potential customers got the opportunity »

‘Ridoye Mati Agro’ joined as Channel Partner for ACI Fertilizer- Aronno

Aronno is a business unit of ACI Fertilizer for supporting urban gardeners. Aronno has selected a new channel partner ‘RIDOYE MATI AGRO’ at Mohammadpur, Dhaka for the urban gardeners. The opening day for the new channel partner was 2 August 2020. Mr. Arifur Rahman, Assitant Manager, Institutional Sales was present »

ACI Fertilizer’s Field Force Training held at Dinajpur

ACI Fertilizer organized a training program its Marketing Officers, Field Supervisors, and Area Managers. The training was held on 25 August 2020 at Dinajpur. The main focus was to equip Fertilizer filed force with relevant product knowledge and communication process with farmers, retailers, and dealers. National Sales Manager (NSM) Kbd »

Commencement of ‘Mini Shail’ Demo Field Cultivation

On 11 August 2020, ACI Seed, in association with ACI Motors started transplanting the seedlings of RABI dhan1 (Mini Shail) using Rice Transplanter at Singimari village of Phulpur Upazila under Mymensingh district. Around 50 participants were present at the event. ACI Seed will also arrange a celebration for the harvesting »

ACI Seed: Hybrid Watermelon Thailand 2 for Summer Season

ACI Seed introduced watermelon ‘Thailand 2’ which is an off-season variety and can be produced in summer. The promising variety had a demonstration at Dumuria, Khulna during May-June 2020. Off-season watermelon is highly-profitable as it can be concurrently cultivated at shrimp farms with little effort. Earlier, shrimp farmers only cultivated »

Correct Dosage of Methane-Inhibiting Additive in Dairy Cow Feed Shown in Study

The optimum amount of a methane-inhibiting supplement in dairy cattle feed has been determined by an international team of researchers, indicating that widespread use of the compound could be an affordable climate change-battling strategy, if farmers embrace it. Previous studies conducted at Penn State and around the world showed the »

Genomes of Three Most Troublesome Agricultural Weeds Published

Scientists have published the most comprehensive genome information to date for all three of the most troublesome agricultural weed species, marking a new era of scientific discovery toward potential solutions. Waterhemp, smooth pigweed, and Palmer amaranth impact crop production in the United States and around the world. All three genomes »