Stories Tagged 'Farmers'
Farmers are facing a shortage of urea at a time when winter crops are in dire need of chemical fertiliser. Lack of urea at the warehouse of state-owned Agriculture Input Company for the last three weeks is likely to affect the productivity of wheat.
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Many farmers in Bajhang have started switching back to using organic fertiliser to protect the soil health on their farms which had started deteriorating due to use of chemical fertiliser and pesticides.
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Farmers and milk cooperatives based in Chitwan have blamed the Dairy Development Corporation (DDC) of not being farmer friendly. The farmers expressed such views during a gathering organised in the district on Friday to launch the protest against the DDC’s latest move to slash the commission it was providing to dairy cooperatives involved in milk collection.
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Farmers of Jhapa district are rueing the decision to put literally all their eggs in one basket as prices for the product have plunged in the past three months.
According to Egg Producers Association, oversupply of eggs from outside the district has reduced egg prices so much that farmers are not even able to recoup their production expenditure.

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It is the teachers’ job to show the correct path to students, and most of the time, teachers do their job. However, it is not right for them to show disdain for farmers.
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The monsoon has entered Nepal from the eastern parts of the country on Friday, two days ahead of schedule, brightening the prospects for a bumper summer crop output—the key trajectory for the higher economic growth path.
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