28 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday took stock of the progress made on revival of three fertiliser plants, setting up of an agriculture university in Bihar and soft loans to cash-starved sugar mills as he reviewed progress made on the decisions by the Cabinet.
14 Jun 2012
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has directed the state's agriculture department to ensure selling of old stock of DAP fertilisers on previous rates.
14 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Issuing of soil health cards will help check excessive use of fertilisers and save money for farmers, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said today.
23 Mar 2015
Hussainiwala: Expressing concern over excessive use of fertilisers in farming, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday cautioned farmers about the damage caused to crops and soil.
03 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Fertilisers Association of India (FAI) demanded allocation of domestic natural gas to make fertilisers without any distinction of products.
10 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The government has asked private and public fertiliser firms to explore ways to promote the use of soil nutrients in liquid form through drip irrigation to save costs as well as water. Liquid fertilisers are mixed with water to make a solution that has rapid affect on crop growth.
18 Dec 2014
New Delhi:The government on Thursday has said that it is promoting use of organic fertilisers and studies have shown that farm yields have not fallen where use of chemical fertilisers was restricted.
22 Nov 2014
Bhopal: Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh said Madhya Pradesh government should undertake immediate measures to prevent black-marketing of fertilisers in the state.
14 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilisers (RCF) will be granted the 'Navratna' status, Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers Ananth Kumar said on Friday.
23 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government is working on bringing various departments and agencies dealing with the pharma sector under a single authority for better co-ordination and effectiveness.