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.
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.
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.
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.
01 Nov 2014
Coimbatore: United Planters Association of Southern India (UPASI) on Saturday said the tea industry, especially planters and small growers, are in dire straits due to fall in prices, increasing labour wages and high cost of fertilisers.
03 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Fertilisers Association of India (FAI) demanded allocation of domestic natural gas to make fertilisers without any distinction of products.
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.
11 Jul 2014
Nagpur: Farmers and widows of suicide affected families in Vidarbha would be observing a day-long fast on Saturday at Pandharkawada in Yavatmal district, to draw the attention of authorities to the distress due to delayed rains in the region.
24 Apr 2014
New Delhi: In a hostile takeover bid, Deepak Fertilisers on Wednesday increased its stake in Vijay Mallya-promoted Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilizers Ltd (MCFL) to over 25 percent and made an open offer to buy another 26 percent for Rs 190 crore.
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.