Friday, 23 February 2018 04:28 AM
February 8, 2018 00:31 AM
There is a clear priority mismatch between donors and government in program
planning and implementation.
January 7, 2018 00:27 AM
OBOR not only provides opportunity for Nepali agriculture, it may also create challenging situation for Nepal.
December 13, 2017 00:30 AM
Mandarin orange presents great business proposition in mid-hill and over 300 pockets have been developed.
November 29, 2017 01:00 AM
If we grow what is locally possible and eat what is locally available, food shortage areas can be shortly self-reliant.
November 14, 2017 01:00 AM
Political parties have set ambitious target of economic growth through agriculture development but they are silent on how to achieve it
October 29, 2017 01:00 AM
Although rice is the main crop of Nepal, there are many reasons why it cannot compete against Indian rice.
October 8, 2017 01:00 AM
It is important to enable farmers to meet diverse market needs and to tackle changing climates.
September 18, 2017 00:30 AM
Retaining skilled and professional manpower in agriculture is a major challenge in Nepal, as in other SAARC countries.
August 29, 2017 01:00 AM
More than 20 districts in Tarai have suffered damages from recent floods and agriculture has been worst-hit.
July 31, 2017 01:00 AM
All agriculture related ministries and line agencies should work together on restructuring agriculture. But they are working in isolation.
June 4, 2017 01:00 AM
Each village council should have its own agricultural plan based on the local needs so that it is self-reliant on food
May 17, 2017 00:25 AM
Political parties know agriculture is still very important for Nepal yet it is low in priority in their election manifestos
December 19, 2016 00:15 AM
Lack of strict norms on land use has led to haphazard location of settlements and industries on fertile lands
December 1, 2016 00:15 AM
The plan to develop super zones in each of the seven provinces is welcome news for farmers
October 27, 2016 00:15 AM
As you celebrate Tihar you should know if the fruits you consume are healthy
October 17, 2016 00:15 AM
Since most farmers in Nepal still rely on traditional farming productivity is low and farming seasonal
September 13, 2016 00:15 AM
Our agriculture is still by and large subsistence-based. Farmers have limited access to improved seeds, technology and markets
July 30, 2016 00:25 AM
If we look at production figures of past six years Nepal does not in fact need any imported food
July 11, 2016 00:15 AM
The proposed Community Agricultural Extension Service Centers could greatly help farmers at grassroots level
June 21, 2016 00:50 AM
With the country facing an economic crisis, this is not the right time for an ambitious pension plan for farmers