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Reducing Calf Mortality through Appropriate Farm Management

The calf mortality in our country is 12.28% and represents significant economic losses in commercial dairy farms. Besides, high calf mortality rates hamper genetic potential for herd improvement and impede progress toward replacing cull cows. However, the risk of calf death is highest during the first three weeks of »

Plastic-eating bacteria help the environment

Plastic pollution has become a serious environmental concern in recent years as a result of the fast manufacture of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET), a single-use plastic. It is prevalent in Asian and African countries due to ineffective garbage pickup methods. Plastic trash has become a huge issue for marine and terrestrial »

MicroRNA-Mediated Gene Silencing for Plant Disease Resistant

MicroRNAs are endogenous RNAs of 20–24 nucleotides that target a single spot in their target mRNA and are processed by Dicer-like (DCL) proteins from poorly paired hairpin precursor RNAs. While miRNAs have a role in the biotic and abiotic stress response, signal transduction, protein degradation, and growth and development »

ACI Motors Co-sponsorship for the 5th Online Abashon Mela

ACI Motors participated as the co-sponsor for the 5th Abashon Mela organized by Prothom Alo Digital. Motor presented themselves with their 3 reputed brands of diesel generators named Himoinsa (Spain), YorPower (UK), and Yamaha (Japan). ACI Motors being the pioneer company to bring app-based monitoring services promoted their full efficiency »

ACI Motors organizes Sonalika Service Campaign

On 14 September 2022 ACI Motors organized a service campaign and meet. It took place in Chandania, Cumilla. Without a doubt, this service campaign has been the greatest meeting place for the customers of Sonalika. Usually, a Service campaign is organized in almost all the districts of Bangladesh. Through this »

ACI Seed Organized “Business Partner Meet 2022’’

ACI Seed has taken an initiative to meet with the dealers and retailers by targeting the upcoming rabi season. The aim was to communicate the sales and promotional scheme of the targeted products and also exchange views with the channel partners. The program was held in five areas in September »

Retailers Training Program of ACI Fertilizer

A Retailer Training Program of ACI Fertilizer was organized at Keshobpur, Jessore. About 40 retailers of Ms. Satata Enterprize attended this program. Retailers are the secondary channel of the business and they need to know the product USP and doses. The Sales Manager Mr. Zillur Rahman Khan shared the details »

ACI Fertilizer participated in the Agriculture Fair at Tangail

On 25 September 2022, ACI Fertilizer attended the Agriculture Fair at Delduar upazila in Tangail. Honorable MP Ahsanul Islam Titu, UNO Farhana Ali, Upazila Chairman Mahmudul Hasan Maruf, and Upazila Agriculture Officer Shoyeb Mahmud graced the fair with their precious presence. ACI Fertilizer presented a stall at this event. All »

ACI Fertilizer and PSTU signed MoU for Biochar Technology Development

On 25 September 2022, ACI Fertilizer and Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU) signed an MoU for Biochar technology development in Bangladesh. Biochar as a soil amendment enhances plant growth and reduces the need for water and fertilizer. This is because more moisture and nutrients remain in the soil and »

Researchers Devise Easier and Cheaper Way to Produce Pheromones

Experts from Lund University developed a cheaper way of producing artificial pheromones that can confuse insects and prevent them to find mates. Manufacturing artificial pheromones is complex and expensive. It can cost around US$1,000 to US$3,500 per kilogram, and an additional US$40 to US$400 »

Weedy Rice has Become Herbicide Resistant through Rapid Evolution

In a paper published Sept. 8 in the journal Communications Biology, scientists from Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Arkansas report that a crop pest called weedy rice has become widely herbicide resistant in regions where herbicide-resistant rice is planted. The study highlights challenges facing U.S. »