Sugar Cane Cultivation in Gopalgonj

Cultivation of 'Mishti Dana', a sugarcane variety, is gaining popularity in Gopalgonj district. Good production and high profit of the crop have created a new hope among the growers of Kasiani upazila of the district. DAE sources said a total of 700 hectares of land have been brought under the farming of the sugarcane variety in five upazils this season, of them at least 300 hectares in Kasiani. Experts express the hope to get 16,200 tonnes of production from the upazila and around 37,800 tonnes from the district. আখ ইক্ষু