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RPL trains farmers for saving water and increased yield

PAR Jul 2, 2018 0

KASUR: The Rice Partners (Pvt) Ltd (RPL) in collaboration with Swiss Inter-cooperation and MARS Food Europe conducted one-day workshops in many cities...

Water shortage to hit crop targets, damage agriculture industry

PAR Jul 2, 2018 0

Severe water shortage in Pakistan is set to hit targets of major crops threatening the livelihoods of farming communities and highlighting the issue o...

3-day agri conference commences at Arid University

PAR Jun 29, 2018 0

A three day international conference on Training and Capacity Building in Sustainable Agricultural Water Management to address Food Security and Socia...

Side effects of melons that you may not have known

PAR Jun 27, 2018 0

It is the season of melons. Muskmelon, honeydew and watermelon are one of the few things that are making summers bearable for us this year round. They...

New USAID initiative brings technology to agriculture

PAR Jun 27, 2018 0

USAID and the Ministry of National Food Security and Research on Tuesday launched USAID’s Pakistan Agricultural Technology Transfer Activity. Partneri...

Agriculture experts stress rationalizing of cropping pattern to mitigate climate change impact

PAR Jun 26, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Agriculture experts and scientists here on Monday stressed the need for rationalizing the cropping pattern in the country in order to mitig...

Punjab Agri Expo 2018 concludes

PAR Jun 25, 2018 0

The Punjab Agri Expo 2018 concluded here on Sunday which was held at the Expo Centre to highlight the importance of fruits, vegetables and high value...

Steps being taken for betterment of agri sector

PAR Jun 21, 2018 0

Steps are being taken for betterment of agriculture sector in Balochistan for the sake of enhancing production of food grains in the province. A spoke...

Wheat and sugar remain neglected

PAR Jun 20, 2018 0

In the past, the Pakistan Flour Mills Association has recommended to the federal and provincial governments to do away with this subsidy and instead l...

Thirsty Days Ahead: Pakistan’s Looming Water Crisis

PAR Jun 20, 2018 0

Pakistan is currently facing an acute water shortage that is likely to wreck havoc in the country in the coming years. Recently, the Indus River Syste...

Two-day Agri Expo 2018 From 23rd

PAR Jun 12, 2018 0

Punjab Agriculture department will hold a two-day Agri Expo 2018 at Expo Centre here on June 23 and 24. According to a spokesman of the department, t...

Meeting mulls collaboration in agriculture research

PAR Jun 12, 2018 0

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) held a meeting on collaboration in agricultural research to discuss prevailing scenario, challenges and future o...

2-day Agriculture Expo To Commence From 23rd June In Lahore

PAR Jun 8, 2018 0

Punjab Agriculture Department will hold a two-day Agri Expo 2018 at Expo Centre in Lahore from 23rd of this month. The Spokesman for the department N...

Drought-like conditions may disappear as temperatures in catchments rise

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

The drought-like conditions prevailing in the country since the start of the Kharif season two months ago showed early signs of fading on Monday as te...

Farmers to send Pak agri-import samples to BJP leaders

PAR Jun 6, 2018 0

Rashtriya Kisan Mahasangh (RKM), the coalition of farmer organisations behind the 10-day Gaon Bandh since June 1, said it would intensify its agitatio...