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Wednesday, October 20, 2021



Fertiliser crisis shouldn’t be wasted: Let farmers think beyond DAP and MOP

October 18, 2021 9:05 am

The government should also use the current supply crisis to wean away farmers from applying too much high-analysis fertilisers.

Fertiliser shortage looms as global prices skyrocket

August 06, 2021 7:49 am

Supply crunch may hit during rabi season ahead of UP, Punjab polls.

Pesticide, fertilizer dealers observe daylong strike across Punjab

February 10, 2016 8:25 am

The notification was issued in November 2015 in which dealers were told to get B.Sc Agriculture degrees in next two years if they want new license or renewal of licenses.

Down to Earth: Dr Satish Narula

October 04, 2012 3:54 am

The accompanying picture shows two things — the mass effect and the contrasting combinations.

Down To Earth

August 11, 2011 3:15 am

There is an array of winter annuals,but there are many that bloom during spring. Bryophyllum or patharchat is one such plant.

Organic food has ‘no health benefits’

July 30, 2009 10:20 am

Organically produced foods are not nutritionally superior to conventionally produced foodstuffs,according to researchers.