Stories Tagged 'Pesticides'
Nepal is on high alert when it comes to pesticides—here are some tips to keep the kitchen chemical-free.full story »
Nepal imported just 50 tonnes of agriculture in 1997. Today, it imports over 600 tonnes, a majority of which comes through India.full story »
Testing for pesticides on fruits and vegetables has been halted for months now since the authorities have failed to supply kits and technical manpower to the rapid bioassay of pesticide residue labs spread across the country.full story »
Sustainable farming practices have led to a drop in the application of chemical pesticides in Makwanpur after decades of increasing use.full story »
The initiative to control the supply of pesticides-laced vegetables and fruits to the Kalimati Fruit and Vegetable Market in Kathmandu is facing obstruction from the vendors.full story »
Eleven people including four children have fallen seriously ill after they drank adulterated palm wine known as Tadi at Phulhatta Parikauli VDC of Mahottari district on Wednesday.full story »