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Indian farmers have been overspraying subsidised chemical fertilisers on crops for decades, imperiling public health.(REUTERS)

Soil health initiative weaning farmers off fertiliser overuse

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Zia Haq
UPDATED ON FEB 23, 2020 04:56 AM IST
Soil health cards, launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2015, have cut the use of chemical fertilisers by up to 10%, according to the first study by the National Productivity Council.
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