Suman Bagale

The contributor for Republica.

How are we getting rice on our Table?

Published On: July 22, 2021 04:35 PM NPT By: Suman Bagale

“Have you eaten rice?”, the first thing someone would ask if you meet them during late morning and evening hours. Rice is one and only major diet, which we have been enjoying on our table since our birth. Are we aware of how we are getting this stuff on our table? On average, a Nepali consumes 120 Kg of rice per year, which supplies 40% of calorific requirements and 23% of protein requirements in the Nepalese diet.