MoALD starts importing fertilisers for next season

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KATHMANDU, JANUARY 14

The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development (MoALD) has started importing fertilisers targeting the season for next year. According to the ministry, the stock of fertilisers for Chaite Dhan is enough at the moment. Currently, the country has around 61, tonnes of fertilisers in stock, which is enough for the Chaite .

As per the ministry, Salt Trading Corporation (STC) at present has 46,000 tonnes of fertilisers in stock while (AICL) has 15,000 tonnes. Meanwhile, 20,000 tonnes of fertilisers ordered by STC will be arriving soon.

The ministry has informed that besides the 20,000 tonnes that is on the way, another 20,000 tonnes of fertilisers will arrive in Nepal within one . Meanwhile, AICL has also announced a to around 15,000 tonnes of fertilisers by the next month.

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“Currently, we have around 60,000 tonnes of fertilisers in stock while around 100,000 tonnes of fertilisers are on the way. Thus, we have enough stock for Chaite Dhan plantation this year and will have enough for paddy plantation next year too,” said MoALD Secretary Yogendra Kumar Karki.

He further claimed that the government has learned a lesson from t


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