Farmer Rinchen had endured, without complaints, the weeds competing for nutrition and sunshine in her chili garden for many seasons. But in recent years she has come across new weeds that spread faster.
“There are so many foreign weeds in the garden and they spread very fast,” says the 65-year old farmer from Semtokha, Thimphu, who calls the weeds Jagar yulma meaning Indian weeds. She adds quickly: “The climate is becoming hotter every year making it favourable for weeds from hot… Continue
Posted on July 14, 2009 at 5:08