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Perspectives on Fertiliser Usage

Indian farmers have a long history of supplementing soil fertility by using organic and green manures with judicious practices dating back to over 100 years. The growth in chemical fertilizer usage was, however, very slow upto the 1950s confined only to plantation crops. Post Independence, government envisaged the need to increase fertiliser usage to enhance […]

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Fertiliser Consumption: State wise Pattern

India being a highly populated country, achievement of food security has been the prime agenda of the government over the years. Food grain production is inextricably linked with fertiliser consumption, both of which have seen a phenomenal growth in the country during the past four decades. Total nutrient consumption—nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium (N+P+K) has gone […]

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