The cover of the Agricultural Calendar was unwrapped in Rajshahi on Wednesday. Shah Krishi Toththo Pathagar( Agriculture Informration Library) and Museum has published the calendar. Jahangir Shah, Teacher of Rajshahi Collegiate School is the writer and the founder of the calendar.
With the introductory sentence
quoted by poet Rabindranath Tagore , ' It is time to shed the light of the knowledge of the world on the agricultural land of our country', the cover of the calendar was unwrapped through a function held at the conference room of Collegiate School.
Presided over by PK Matiur Rahman, former Professor of the Department of Applied Statistics of RU, the function was attended among others, by Principal Toshiqul Islam, Regional Agriculture Information Officer of Rajshahi Abdullah Al Kafi, Self-learned Agro-scientist Nur Mohammad, Deputy Chief Veterinary Officer of the department of Veterinary and Animal Science Professor Hemayetul Islam, former Animal Resource Officer of Paba upazila Ismael Hossain, Assistant Director of district Family Planning Office of Rajshahi Toshiqul Islam and Adviser of Shah Krishi Toththo Pathagar and Museum Anbdur Rokon.
Speakers at the function said, not only for the farmers but also for all teachers, students, agro-scientists should read and preserve the Agricultural calendar.