Sri Lanka receives first consignment of non-harmful Nano Nitrogen liquid fertiliser from India: Official

'This is the first lot of the full lot of 3.1 million liters and the use of these are not harmful,' Professor Jayasinghe said while speaking to reporters.

published on : 20th October 2021

Step-motherly treatment of Centre towards state: Punjab agri minister on fertiliser shortage

The Punjab minister said the state has 0.74 lakh tonnes opening stock of diammonium phosphate on October 1, 2021, as compared to 3.63 lakh tonnes last year on the same date.

published on : 19th October 2021

Farmers concerned over shortage of fertiliser shortage in Erode 

Kannaiyan Subramaniyan, convenor of Thalavadi Farmers' Association, said the fertilisers were not available with private dealers too.

published on : 6th October 2021

Karnataka’s farmers suffer shortage of key fertiliser

At a time when farmers should have been equipped with adequate stocks of fertilisers, many parts of the state are reporting a severe shortage of the crucial input.

published on : 30th September 2021

New crop nutrients set to be unveiled

After patenting and launching nano urea recently, Dr US Awasthi, the Managing Director of the cooperative, said that the next step would be production of nano zinc and nano copper.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Former techie is out on an 'organic' mission

Quitting a software technician job, 29-year-old pursues passion for organic cultivation; sets up own firm

published on : 3rd September 2021

BJD protests short supply of fertilisers

Leaders of BJD and its farmer’s wing Biju Krushak Janata Dal staged a protest at Power House square here on Wednesday alleging short supply of urea by the Centre.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Union govt asked to supply fertilisers on time to TN farmers

Explaining the reasons for the increased demand for fertilisers this year, he said that major reservoirs in the southern parts of the State were opened after several years due to copious rains.

published on : 31st August 2021

Fertiliser shortage spreads to Odisha's Sambalpur district

Advisor of Sambalpur Zilla Krushak Surakhya Sangathan Ashok Pradhan said the price of urea is Rs 266.50 per 50 kg bag at LAMPS and PACS.

published on : 27th August 2021

IAS officer dons farmer’s role to hold inspections

Vijayawada Sub-Collector Surya Sai Praveen Chand on Aug 7 donned the attire of a farmer and made surprise checks against fertiliser shops in Kaikaluru and Mudinepalli mandals under Gudivada division.

published on : 8th August 2021

Farmers’ demand for fertiliser echoes on streets 

Over 2,000 farmers took part in the agitation and beseiged godowns of MARKFED and LAMPS in Umerkote from 10 am to 5 pm, besides blocking all entry points to the town.

published on : 4th August 2021

Retired Fertilisers and Chemicals Travancore staff get assurance from union minister on arrears

Earlier this month, the FACT Retired Employees Association had held a protest demanding immediate payment of their wage revision arrears of 54 months from January 1997 to January 30, 2001. 

published on : 2nd August 2021

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik calls upon Centre to end fertiliser short supply   

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said a short supply of fertilisers will adversely affect agricultural production and unnecessarily invite a law and order situation in most of the districts.

published on : 1st August 2021

Naveen Patnaik writes to Centre, seeks supply of fertilisers as per the agreed plan

Thanking the Centre for allocation of fertilisers in the monthly movement supply plans, the Chief Minister said that during current May, June and July, there has been severe short supply.

published on : 31st July 2021
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