Stories Tagged 'Pesticide'
The importance of developing an effective pest prevention mechanism cannot be overstatedfull story »
Six members of a family died and 20 others have been taken ill apparently after eating poison-laced chapattis at Pida-8 of Tukun in Dhading district on Sunday. full story »
Fifteen countries in Asia Pacific region, including Nepal, have prepared country-specific action plans to monitor and control the use of pesticides in the farming sector.full story »
A youth died while was spraying pesticide in his kitchen garden in Sundarpur VDC of Mohattari district on Friday.full story »
Nearly 14 pc of the vegetables that are currently supplied to the Kalimati Vegetable Market have been found with a high level of pesticides residue making them unfit for consumption.full story »
It was in the 1950s that Nepal first started to import pesticides. Purchased through grants provided by USAID, chemicals were used to control malaria.full story »