opinion/op-ed/reforming-the- fertilizer-sector/ article37634302.ece
- In the intro, mention disproportionate increasing use of urea.
- In the issues mention increasing subsidy bill due, distortion and inefficient use of fertiliser, its impact on the fertility of soils, its environmental impact etc.
- In the suggestions mention need for reform in the sector such as reducing excessive use by reducing subsidy, promoting efficient use, use of fertigation etc.
- Conclude by mentioning the need for reforms in the sector to make agriculture efficient and efficient use of resources.