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The government Sunday launched a short-, medium- and long-term agricultural transformation roadmap that envisions generating more jobs, making the country self-sufficient in food and boosting agro exports
The 58-point programme under the left alliance government’s Prosperous Nepal: Happy Nepalis campaign aims to usher in a new era of mechanized and modern farming to ease the country’s dependence on food imports, said Agriculture, Land Management and Cooperatives Minister Chakra Pani Khanal
Modern farming techniques may have increased yield, but use of pesticides have brought farmers health problemsfull story »
Farmers of Barju and Gadi village councils in the eastern Nepali district of Sunsari are elated these days, as they are seeing a rare combination of rising agricultural yields and falling production costs. full story »