Fertilizer Policy Development in Nepal

  title={Fertilizer Policy Development in Nepal},
  author={Ram Krishna Shrestha},
  journal={Journal of Agriculture and Environment},
  • R. Shrestha
  • Published 16 September 2010
  • Economics
  • Journal of Agriculture and Environment
Fertilizer is a vital input for agriculture production. With the growing popularity of modern agriculture, fertilizer consumption in Nepal has been increasing over the years. Since, Nepal does not produce any fertilizers, demand for fertilizers are being met through formal and informal imports. Over the years, fertilizer policy changes have been observed several times in a bid to satisfy farmers' demand for quality fertilizers. While fertilizer policy change of deregulating the fertilizer trade… 

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