Wheat harvest to reach 1.87m tonnes

Nepal’s winter wheat harvest is expected to jump 8 percent to 1.87 million tonnes in the current fiscal year despite hailstorms in key producing areas, the government’s preliminary estimate showed. Wheat is the third largest cereal crop in Nepal after paddy and maize. Wheat harvest to reach 1.87m tonnes
Sangam Prasain
Published at : May 15, 2017
Updated at : May 15, 2017 11:31

Sangam Prasain

Sangam Prasain is Business Editor at The Kathmandu Post, covering tourism, agriculture, mountaineering, aviation, infrastructure and other economic affairs. He joined The Kathmandu Post in October 2009.