SALYAN, Jan 11: Salyan district has supplied Agriculture products worth over Rs 220 million in the first four months of the current fiscal year. Agricultural goods worth amounting to Rs 221.2 million were exported from the district in the period from mid-July to mid-November in 2020.
KATHMANDU, Oct 22: The word ‘organic’ has become really popular among farmers, sellers and consumers in recent days. It has become a selling point for many sellers as it continues to charm people wanting to lead a healthier lifestyle. However, the production of organic food is costlier than commercially-produced food, limiting access to a larger portion of the population. And the ever looming problem of fair price remains stagnant in the market. This is where Safe Food Alliance Nepal (SFAN), a not for profit organization, comes in. It facilitates the production of safe food and also ensures the authenticity of any agricultural product.
KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Import of rice more than doubled in the first month of the current fiscal year, despite the government's repeated commitment to make the country self-reliant in a number of agricultural products, including the staple food.
KATHMANDU, June 16: The Sudur Paschim government has enlisted installing small and cottage industries and promoting agricultural products and herbs on top priority in the province’s budget for 2020/21 announced on Monday.