Stories Tagged 'Fertiliser'
The Finance Ministry has agreed to provide Rs3 billion to the Agriculture Ministry to import extra chemical fertiliser to make up for reduced purchases necessitated by a stronger US dollar and price hike in the global market last year. But the exchequer will only give the money if the subsidy is slashed and a distribution plan is submitted.full story »
Farmers in Dhading district are bemoaning the difficulty in getting chemical fertiliser, with Agriculture Inputs Company (AIC) failing to supply adequate amount of the farm input.full story »
Farmers of the far-western district of Kanchanpur have flared up, as they have not been able to get hold of fertilisers during the peak wheat plantation season. full story »
Nepal’s paddy production is likely to shrink significantly this year due to a failure to apply chemical fertilisers during the prime growing period since farmers have been unable to get them, as highways remain blocked and transportation crippled by a prolonged unrest in the Tarai.full story »
Farmers coming to buy fertilizer have been forced to return empty-handed as the cooperative in Khajura that sells it is fresh out of stock.full story »
The first organic fertilizer factory in Gorkha has opened to fulfill rising demand for such manure from farmers.full story »