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Farmers’ protest day today

PAR Mar 22, 2017 0

Different farmers' organisations have decided to observe March 22nd as 'Protest Day' which was designated in 1993 by the United Nations as 'World Wate...

Punjab agri dept starts marketing service for growers

PAR Mar 13, 2017 0

Punjab Agriculture Department has launched modern agriculture marketing service for farmers in order to keep them updated about daily prices of agri-c...

Growers warn to launch protest against artificial water crisis

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

The large number of the small growers and peasants and elected representatives hailing from different towns and cities of district Badin organised an...

118 small farmers of Balochistan trained under RADP

PAR Mar 2, 2017 0

Ministry of National Food Security and Research in collaboration with Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has trained 7th batch of 118 small...

Farmers laud govt initiatives to promote olive cultivation

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

Anjuman Kashtkaran Punjab (AKP) has appreciated the Punjab Agriculture Department initiative to promote cultivation of olive crop. AKP President Rana...

Farmers advised to remove weeds

PAR Feb 23, 2017 0

The Met Office on Wednesday asked the growers to remove weeds from their fields to help standing crops consume existing soil moisture fully for a full...

Tunnel farming more productive than traditional

PAR Feb 13, 2017 0

The tunnel farming technology for vegetable production has gained popularity among the small growers and farmers in the district. Agriculture departm...

CM for Small Farmers Development Corporation

PAR Feb 10, 2017 0

Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif presided over a meeting in which headway of implementation of Kissan Package and provision of interest-free loans...

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...