Stories Tagged 'Fertiliser shortage'
A failure to import sufficient fertilisers on time has meant the country is reeling from critical shortage.full story »
Frantic farmers in most of the districts in Province 5 said if nothing is done, food production may dropfull story »
The paddy farmers of the district are facing acute shortage of fertiliser during peak paddy plantation season. Around 3645 tonnes of chemical fertiliser is needed in the district to plant paddy on around 60,757 hectares of land. The amount is equivalent to 72,908 sacks of fertiliser.full story »
Farmers will not face a shortage of chemical fertilisers during this paddy planting season although imports are expected to drop due to rising prices in the international market, state-owned Agriculture Inputs Company (AIC) said.full story »