DHADING, June 19: As the country is grappling with the crisis of chemical fertilizer across the country, farmers on Saturday seized two trucks of urea fertilizer at Dharke of Dhunibensi Municipality-6 in the district. The fertilizer is said to have been imported from the Indian market by evading customs revenue.

KATHMANDU, June 14: The government has said that the timely supply of chemical fertilizers this year has become a tough task due to a prolonged process of procurement.

KATHMANDU, June 13: Lawmakers have drawn attention of the government to provide chemical fertilizers to farmers in an accessible way.

KAVREPALANCHOWK, Dec 19: The newly-appointed Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Development for Bagmati Province, Basundhara Humagain, has said that chemical fertilizer will be produced in the province itself.

KANCHANPUR, April 23: Nepal Fertilizers Industry has decided to set up a factory to produce chemical fertilizer locally at Baluwaphanta of Krishnapur Municipality-6 by utilizing raw materials available within the country.

KATHMANDU, March 15: Chemical fertilizer factory based on natural gas technology can be established and operated in Nepal, a preliminary study committee for the establishment of a chemical fertilizer factory formed under the coordination of Finance Minister Bishnu Prasad Poudel said in its report.

DHADING, May 15: Shortage of chemical fertilizers in the middle of farming season has forced many farmers in the district to camp at the district headquarters Dhadingbesi.

TAPLEJUNG, May 9: At a time when the government is campaigning to make the nation self reliant on agriculture products by providing farmers with optimum assistance, the farmers of Taplejung have started to face acute shortage of chemical fertilizers.