HETAUDA, March 2: Out of the total fertile land in the country, sugarcane is being cultivated on around 81,000 hectares of land.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development Chakra Pani Khanal has expressed dissatisfaction over functioning of the Nepal Agricultural Research Council (NARC), stating that farmers are not benefiting from research carried out by the government agency.