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.
06 Dec 2012
Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday criticised Congress-led UPA government at the Centre for "not finding time" to ensure availability of fertilisers to farmers even as it is trying to hard sell the FDI policy in Parliament.
25 Jan 2013
Fertiliser Ministry sent a status report to Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on the issue of private firms being reportedly favoured in grant of subsidy on certain fertilisers.
17 Jul 2012
The Uttar Pradesh government has sought adequate availability of fertilisers to meet the demand of the state.
22 Aug 2012
The Bharatiya Kisan Union’s state level meeting was held at Lohchab village in Narwana where the farmers have promised not to use DAP fertilizer and pesticides on the wheat crop.
15 May 2012
Concerned over the adverse impact of fertilisers on soil and crops, government plans to reduce subsidy on it and divert funds to organic manures, bio- fertilisers, green manures and promotion of organic farming.
13 Aug 2012
Farmers of country's largest Soyabean producer Madhya Pradesh have started using urea instead of diammonium phosphate (DAP) in its cultivation due to rising prices of fertilizers.
28 Sep 2012
Eight core industries grew at a slower pace of 2.1 percent in August, as against 3.8 percent in the same month last year due to negative growth in crude oil, natural gas, fertiliser and cement.
09 Dec 2012
The Government plans to bring a new legislation for price control and monitoring of drugs, replacing the existing regulatory framework, to meet the requirements of the new pharmaceutical pricing policy.
13 Jun 2012
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said he will undertake a 24-hour fast on June 15 to protest the steep hike in prices of fertilisers and demanded its immediate roll-back.