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Farmers advised to irrigate crops according to weather

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

The Met Office has asked the farmers to sow winter vegetables on time for a better output. It also urged the farmers of irrigated areas to irrigate th...

Sindh growers' body stages sit-in against sugar mill owners

PAR Dec 14, 2016 0

The leaders of Sindh Growers Alliance (SGA) while criticising the threats of closure of sugar mills have announced launching of movement against rowdy...

Farmers asked to sow winter vegetables on time

PAR Dec 5, 2016 0

The Met Office has asked the farmers to sow winter vegetables on time for a better yield. It said farmers might sow recommended varieties of seeds in...

Early drought warning helps farmers prepare for dry season

PAR Dec 3, 2016 0

Like his farming neighbours, Bilal Khan plants wheat in late October or early November each year, and harvests and sells his winter crop a few months...

KBP to convene APC on Indian water aggression

PAR Nov 29, 2016 0

Kisan Board Pakistan (KBP) has announced to convene an All Parties Conference (APC) shortly to discuss Indian water aggression against Pakistan and TO...

Major chunk of ZTBL loan consumed by Punjab

PAR Nov 29, 2016 0

Punjab province has utilised 65.5% of the total credit disbursed by Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) for the Rabi season 2016 - a total of Rs 286.1...

Agreement signed to strengthen field staff-growers linkages

PAR Nov 25, 2016 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department, Extension Wing has entered into an agreement worth Rs 170 million with an IT firm (LMKT) to develop computer applic...

Sugarcane Price Fixed at Rs182 per 40kg

PAR Nov 4, 2016 0

The Sindh government has fixed minimum price of sugarcane at one hundred and eighty two rupees per forty kilogram for current season on Friday. Accor...

Wheat sowing advisory issued to avoid yield loss

PAR Nov 4, 2016 0

The Met Office has asked the farmers of rains dependent areas to sow wheat till November 15 to avoid a yield loss. It warned that cultivation latter t...

SCA demands interest-free loan package

PAR Oct 31, 2016 0

The Sindh Chamber of Agriculture (SCA) has demanded of the Sindh Government to announce an interest-free loan package for the farmers of Sindh similar...

Government wants to create supportive environment for farmers: Kissan Ittehad team meets Dar

PAR Oct 29, 2016 0

A four-member delegation of the Pakistan Kissan Ittehad led by Khalid Mahmood Khokhar here on Friday called on Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar. Sikanda...

Subsistence farmers: Prime Minister asks ministry to devise plan for credit line

PAR Oct 18, 2016 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Monday directed the Ministry of National Food Security and Research to come up with Integrated Rural Development Plan for...

Farmers reject the proposed tobacco eradication bill

PAR Oct 6, 2016 0

Tobacco farmers have out-rightly rejected the proposed Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Prohibition of Smoking/Tobacco Products and Protection of Non-Smokers Health...

Cotton growers warned of pest, viral attacks

PAR Oct 4, 2016 0

The Met Office on Monday warned the farmers of pest and viral attacks on the cotton crops during the continuing hot and humid weather. The Met asked t...

Government fully facilitating farmers through various incentives: Rashid

PAR Sep 29, 2016 0

Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Pervaiz Rashid said on Wednesday that the incumbent government is providing all possible...