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Spotlight: Pakistan's agriculture faces major blow due to water scarcity

PAR Jul 17, 2018 0

Noor Ahmad Leghari, a farmer in Nawab Shah district of Pakistan's south Sindh province, is worried about the future of his cotton crop as he couldn't...

Agriculture council approves 29 projects for funding

PAR Jul 16, 2018 0

The Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has approved 29 research and developmental projects for funding under the Agriculture Linkage Progra...

Punjab agriculture minister announces Rs20 million for dams

PAR Jul 13, 2018 0

Caretaker Punjab Minister for Food and Agriculture, Planning and Development Sardar Tanveer Ilyas Khan on Thursday announced a donation of Rs20 millio...

Sugarcane growers at the receiving end of sugar glut in Karnataka

PAR Jul 13, 2018 0

Unable to cope with the crisis the agricultural sector in the state is going through, many sugarcane growers have taken “the extreme step”, but this h...

Global Winter Wheat Seed Market Growing Demand 2018 to 2025

PAR Jul 12, 2018 0

This comprehensive Winter Wheat Seed Market research report includes a brief on these trends that can help the businesses operating in the industry to...

GRAINS-Soybean prices rebound after losses, US-China trade war drags

PAR Jul 12, 2018 0

Chicago soybean futures edged up on Thursday, recouping some of the last session's deep losses which dragged the market to its weakest in almost 10 ye...

Pakistan Agriculture Research Council Approves New High-yielding Garlic Verities For Cultivation

PAR Jul 12, 2018 0

The Verity Evaluation Committee of pakistan Agriculture Research Council Wednesday approved newly developed garlic verity for local cultivation in ord...

Marketing System For Agri Commodities Being Improved: Minister

PAR Jul 10, 2018 0

Punjab's caretaker Minister for Agriculture, Food, Planning and Development Sardar Tanvir Ilyas Khan Sunday said the government was preparing a roadma...

Data of 8.7 million farmers in Punjab computerised

PAR Jul 6, 2018 0

LAHORE: Minister Livestock and Dairy Development Provincial Minister Mian Nauman Kabeer on Friday said the provincial livestock and dairy development...

Advisory for farmers on monsoon dangers

PAR Jul 5, 2018 0

Spokesman of Agriculture department Punjab has said that farmers are advised to pay special heed towards their standing crops. Farmers should attentiv...

‘Agriculture in Europe to decline as Asian output grows’

PAR Jul 5, 2018 0

PARIS: Agricultural production in Western Europe is set to decline over the coming decade, with output in Africa and Asia expected to increase, the OE...

Progress of poor, farmers is mission of my life: Elahi

PAR Jul 3, 2018 0

Pakistan Muslim League (PML) senior central leader and former Deputy Prime Minister Ch Parvez Elahi has said that focus of our works have always been...

Govt moves to save agri lands from housing schemes

PAR Jul 3, 2018 0

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa caretaker government has decided to link establishment of new schemes with the provincial government approval to stop establish...

Pakistan Agriculture Research Council , NTHRI Trained 40 Beekeepers

PAR Jul 3, 2018 0

pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) in collaboration with National Tea and High Value Crop Research Institution (NTHRI) had trained 40 honeyb...

Water shortage brings agricultural damage to Pakistan

PAR Jul 3, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Increasing relentless water shortage nowadays in Pakistan is effecting major crops and the targets related to the agricultural land, menaci...