Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals (GSFC) has started the production of Neem coated Urea. This would be to the extent of 35% of its total Urea production. Neem coated Urea technology is purely an in-house development of GSFC team and that too at a nominal capital cost.
Due to neem coating, urea will have added value of being the one with an eco-friendly natural fungicide in soil over and above nitrogen nutrients which would benefit the crop immensely.
It further claimed that this will prevent the misuse of urea for industrial purpose down the line as Neem coated urea creates foam and odour. Commercial production of Neem coated urea has started and the product is now available for sale to the farmers.
GSFC is a leading manufacturer of quality products of Chemical Fertilizers and Industrial Products. The company’s manufacturing units is located at Kosamba, Sikka and Nandesari. It has marketing network spread across India in states like Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan, Daman and Uttar Pradesh.