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par Mar 7, 2018 0

Notification of Government Of The Punjab Food Department

Low river inflows createwater shortages for wheat crop

PAR Feb 21, 2018 0

LAHORE: The falling inflows in River Jhelum, the country’s biggest reservoir, are likely to create water shortages for the current cash crop of wheat,...

Pakistan has sold around 750,000 tons of wheat for export

PAR Feb 19, 2018 0

Pakistan has sold around 750,000 tons of wheat ready for export with a price range of around $188 to $200 a ton, free-on-board, grain exporter Seatrad...

Sugarcane growers start hunger strike, demand purchasing of crops at official rate

PAR Feb 19, 2018 0

KARACHI: Five organizations of sugarcane growers started a hunger strike outside Karachi Press Club on Sunday against sugar mills for not purchasing s...

Pakistan, Canada to settle agro-exports fumigation issue

PAR Feb 15, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Canada have agreed to find a solution to the long-standing fumigation issue of agro-based exports to Pakistan which amount to...

Reforms needed to revive country’s agriculture

PAR Feb 15, 2018 0

LAHORE:  Use of modern techniques and technologies in agriculture is the need of the hour as it carries equal significance for both businessmen and m...

Tender opens tomorrow: TCP to sell unused jute/PP bags

PAR Jan 8, 2018 0

The Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) is to open tender for the sale of unused jute and Polypropylene (PP) bags on Monday. The state-run grain tra...

Revolutionary Technology Can Convert Deserts Into Fertile Agricultural Land

PAR Sep 19, 2017 0

The United Nations Convention aims to put a stop to the growing desertification across the world. In its road map to combat desertification, it has ma...

Growers asked to dry up fields as deluge poses threat

PAR Sep 12, 2017 0

Stagnant rainwater is feared to damage the standing crops especially cotton, the Met Office on Monday warned the farmers. It asked the growers to dry...

Rice Traders Who Failed to Meet Export Quota Get 6 Month Extension

PAR Sep 11, 2017 0

According to the circular, SBP provided up to 6 months relaxation to rice exporters under some terms and conditions. Relaxations of performance criter...

We have to feed more mouths, and feed them right

par Sep 5, 2017 0

AN increase in population, urbanisation, changes in income levels and lifestyle, and growing industrial requirements of agricultural raw materials cal...

NBP committed to empower agriculture sector

par Aug 30, 2017 0

Punjab Finance Minister Dr Aisha Ghaus Pasha and Punjab Agriculture Minister Muhammad Naeem Akhtar Khan Bhabha held a meeting with the National Bank o...

Here’s How A One Window Solution Could Transform Pakistan’s Agriculture

par Aug 30, 2017 0

A single window can connect small holder farmers to obtain services at the click of a button – a concept, envisaged by numerous industry players, but...

SBP Targets 4.27 Million Farmers with its Agri Credit Outreach Program

par Aug 28, 2017 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has enhanced the credit outreach target to farmers by one million to 4.27 million in the current financial year 2017-...

Need Stressed To Adopt Modern Trend In Agriculture Sector

par Aug 24, 2017 0

Adoption of modern trend in the agriculture is vital not only to increase per acre productivity but also to alleviate the poverty from the country. A...