Archive for 2012

  • Sikre Community Water Supply and Repair Maintenance Project

    Sikre Community Water Supply and Repair Maintenance Project

    Starting Date: December 2012 Ending Date: December 2015 Location: Sindhupalchowk, Nepal Donor(s): Global Greengrants Fund Implementation Partner(s): N/A ANSAB is working with the communities of Sikre, Pyukharka, Tamche, Chiple and Dovan settlements of Attarpur village development committee (VDC) in North-Eastern Sindhupalchok district for the construction, repair and maintenance of clean...

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  • Himalayan Bioresources: Volume 3, Issue 3

    Volume 3, Issue 3: December-January-February-March 2012/13 Community-based REDD+ pilot program in Nepal: Incentive for climate change mitigation and forest conservation measures Understanding how new concepts such as Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES), Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD), REDD+, and the evolving global carbon markets...

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  • Bio-Briquette value chain: ANSAB’s initiation to develop fair bio-briquette value chain in Nepal

    Bio-Briquette value chain: ANSAB’s initiation to develop fair bio-briquette value chain in Nepal

    Bio-Briquettes are a promising source of alternative energy with a proven record of their effectiveness to increase earnings for the poor, reduce health risks for women and children, maintain carbon pool in forests, and reduce the propagation of invasive alien species. In Nepal, briquettes are produced at...

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  • Briquette industry making village women self-reliant

    Briquette industry making village women self-reliant

    The Himalayan Times on November 12, 2012 writes on the case of the ANSAB supported briquette industries in Sindhupalchowk and Dolakha districts, in making the village women self-reliant. The news reads as follows: HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE KATHMANDU: People willing to learn lessons on entrepreneurship can learn a...

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  • Growing Energy Crisis and Biomass Energy

    Growing Energy Crisis and Biomass Energy

    An interaction program on “Growing Energy Crisis and Biomass Energy” was organised by ANSAB in collaboration with Hipat, an agriculture monthly magazine, on November 12, 2012 at Kathmandu involving the Secretary of Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology; Joint Secretary of National Planning Commission; Deputy...

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  • Price List – October 2012

    Price List – October 2012

    DOWNLOAD FULL TABLE (PDF, 178KB) All prices are in NRs/KG Nepali Name Kathmandu Nepalgunj Delhi Tanakpur Lucknow Kolkata Aduwa *** 28 *** *** *** *** Alaichi 1,000 *** 1,200 1,160 1,200 1,160 Amala 110 75 86 77 88 88 Amalbed (Chulthi) 100 95 240 216 224 256 Atis *** 700 880 800 880 960 Barro 45† *** 16 11 16 18 Bhutkesh 160 145 224 200 240 224 Bikhjara 270 275 *** *** *** *** Bojho 70 95 272 240 256 280 Chiraito 540 675 880 816 864 880 Dalchini *** 85 104 96 101 112 Guchhichyau *** 18,000 24,000 *** *** *** Harro 60† *** 32 22 29 32 Jatamansi* 500 400 760 696 720 800 Jhyau** *** *** 480 416 440 480 Kakrasinghi 350 210 880 800 840 920 Kutki* 400 675 1,040 960 1,000 1,040 Majitho (red) 65 125 144 128 136 144 Nirmansi (Jadwar) 2,700 3,000 3,600 3,200 3,200 *** Padamchal (rhizome) 65 60 93 82 90 104 Pakhanbed 40 32 51 45 48 54 Pipla (long) 550 375 1,160 1,072 1,136 1,136 Pipla (round) 275 *** 464 416 440 440 Ritha 25 18 35 32 38 40 Satawari(Kurilo) 300 450 560 496 520 576 Satuwa (big) 3,300 3,000 3,040 3,040 3,080 *** Sikakai 35 21 56 48 56 58 Silajit* 350-550 *** 752 *** 768 800 Sugandhawaal* 135 190 584 520 560 560 Sugandhakokila* *** 80 192 160 184 200 Sutho 120 110 144 133 144 144 Tejpat 70 50 80 72 77 80 Timur 235† 95 115 107 112 120 *Ban for export outside the country (Nepal) without processing (except Kutki) and...

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  • Training Opportunity on Entrepreneurship Development and Business Planning

    Training Opportunity on Entrepreneurship Development and Business Planning

    Asia Network for Sustainable Agriculture and Bioresources (ANSAB) is delighted to announce herewith a five-day residential training program on “Entrepreneurship Development and Business Planning”. This course is meant for people who want to learn about entrepreneurship and business planning in a compact package. The course is...

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  • Price List – September 2012

    Price List – September 2012

    DOWNLOAD FULL TABLE (PDF, 177KB) All prices are in NRs/KG Nepali Name Kathmandu Nepalgunj Delhi Tanakpur Lucknow Kolkata Aduwa *** 15 *** *** *** *** Alaichi 1,100 *** 1,320 1,264 1,280 1,280 Amala 115 75 99 88 96 104 Amalbed (Chulthi) 100 95 144 131 136 152 Atis *** 750 880 800 880 960 Barro 45† *** 18 13 16 18 Bhutkesh 160 150 200 168 176 208 Bikhjara 260 300 *** *** *** *** Bojho 70 90 176 160 160 192 Chiraito 550 700 880 800 864 880 Dalchini *** 85 99 93 96 104 Guchhichyau *** 18,000 25,600 *** *** *** Harro 65† *** 29 21 29 32 Jatamansi* 500 400 800 744 760 840 Jhyau** *** *** 480 416 440 464 Kakarsinghi 350 250 816 760 800 880 Kutki* 425 650 880 816 840 920 Majitho (red) 65 130 128 109 118 136 Nirmansi (Jadwar) 2,700 2,800 4,000 *** *** *** Padamchal (rhizome) 60 60 107 99 104 112 Pakhanbed 40 33 51 45 48 54 Pipla (long) 550 400 1,080 1,024 1,080 1,080 Pipla (round) 350 *** 536 496 528 488 Ritha 25 18 32 27 32 35 Satawari(Kurilo) 300 450 520 464 480 536 Satuwa (big) 3,300 3,000 3,360 3,440 *** *** Sikakai 35 18 61 53 56 61 Silajit* 350-550 *** 752 *** 768 800 Sugandhawaal* 135 180 408 376 400 432 Sughandhakokila* *** 85 208 176 200 200 Sutho 120 110 144 136 144 149 Tejpat 70 55 75 69 77 80 Timur 235† 100 115 107 112 120 *Ban for export outside the country (Nepal) without processing (except Kutki) and prior...

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  • Price List – August 2012

    Price List – August 2012

    DOWNLOAD FULL TABLE (PDF, 172KB) All prices are in NRs/KG Nepali Name Kathmandu Nepalgunj Delhi Tanakpur Lucknow Kolkata Aduwa *** 10 *** *** *** *** Alaichi 1,050 *** 1,283 1,203 1,251 1,203 Amala 110 75 96 90 96 96 Amalbed (Chulthi) 120 85 136 125 128 144 Atis *** 700 866 802 842 922 Barro 45† *** 18 13 16 18 Bhutkesh 160 140 184 160 160 168 Bikhjara 250 250 *** *** *** *** Bojho 65 75 176 152 160 184 Chiraito 550 650 802 754 802 818 Dalchini *** 80 112 104 112 120 Guchhichyau *** 18,000 14,436 *** *** *** Harro 65† *** 32 24 32 35 Jatamansi* 500 400 730 690 722 786 Jhyau* *** *** 401 337 385 417 Kakarsinghi 350 250 930 850 898 962 Kutki 450 600 834 770 802 842 Majitho (red) 75 128 144 128 136 144 Nirmansi (Jadwar) 2,600 2,500 4,010 3,368 3,529 4,010 Padamchal (rhizome) 65 55 104 96 104 112 Pakhanbed 40 35 51 43 48 56 Pipla (long) 550 600 1,067 *** 1,091 1,123 Pipla (round) 325 *** 521 481 529 481 Ritha 25 15 32 27 32 35 Satawari(Kurilo) 325 400 481 433 481 521 Satuwa (big) 3,400 3,000 3,048 3,048 *** 3,208 Sikakai 35 18 61 53 56 61 Silajit* 350-550 *** 754 *** 770 802 Sugandhawaal* 130 180 369 321 361 369 Sughandhakokila* *** 85 209 184 201 201 Sutho 130 115 148 138 144 152 Tejpat 65 50 87 77 83 88 Timur 230† 95 115 107 112 120 *Ban for export outside the country (Nepal) without processing *** Price not available † Prices of Harro, Barro and Timur of Kathmandu are for without seed. For other markets,...

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  • Himalayan Bioresources: Volume 3, Issue 2

    Volume 3, Issue 2: August-September-October-November 2012 Rural Development Toolkits: Expanding their use in conservation and development programs ANSAB has recently documented eight practical and easy for use Rural Development Toolkits as a first stage in establishing itself as a Center of Excellence in the development and practical...

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