Centre ready to visit states instead of states visiting Delhi

Asking the state governments to hold development summits for ensuring all round development, Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers Ananth Kumar on Wednesday said the Centre was ready to visit the states instead of states visiting Delhi on every development issue.

Bees can be more important than fertiliser?

Insects play a key role in the pollination of cultivated plants, and a new study suggests that they can be even more important than fertiliser.

Fertiliser demand for all states fully met: Jena

The government today said the fertiliser demand from all states is being fully met through indigenous production as well as imports.

Cockroaches essential to our planet for converting nitrogen into fertiliser

Indian origin biologist has said that cockroaches are essential to the survival of our planet`s delicate ecosystem.

`Norway suspect bought six tonnes of fertiliser`

The suspect held over a deadly bomb
attack on Norway`s government headquarters had bought six
tonnes of fertiliser in May, a spokeswoman for a farm inputs
cooperative said.

Govt may revive shut PSU fertiliser units

The Centre will explore the
feasibility of reopening state-run fertiliser units, which are
lying shut, if availability of natural gas is assured, the
Rajya Sabha was informed on Friday.

Govt blames states for fertiliser shortage

Dismissing opposition charges about shortage of fertilisers, the Centre today put the ball in the court of states saying the availability was "satisfactory" and if there was any problem, it was at their end.

Centre forms GoM to chart new fertiliser subsidy policy

The govt has set up a Group
of Ministers under Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to take up the issue of overhauling the fertiliser subsidy policy and shifting towards a regime of providing the dole-out directly to farmers.

Centre forms GoM to chart new fertiliser subsidy policy

The government has set up a Group of Ministers under Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to take up the issue of overhauling the fertiliser subsidy policy and shifting towards a regime of providing the dole-out directly to farmers.

Govt sets up GoM to shape new fertiliser subsidy policy

The govt has constituted a Group of Ministers under Pranab Mukherjee to suggest ways to shift to the new regime and to provide subsidy directly to farmers.