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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...

Interest-free loans to farmers to boost agriculture

PAR Sep 29, 2016 0

Punjab government has evolved a plan for the promotion of agriculture and to address the financial constrains of farmers' community across the Provinc...

Bilawal denounces crackdown on farmers

PAR Sep 28, 2016 0

Chairman Pakistan Peoples' Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Tuesday condemned Punjab police crackdown against the farmers and peasants in the province...

Rs 80 billion interest-free loans to be extended to 0.5 million farmers

PAR Sep 20, 2016 0

The Punjab agriculture department has started registration of growers under 'Khushal Kissan Khushal Pakistan' scheme which is aimed at extending Rs 80...

Kisan Package of CM Punjab Steps being taken to complete implementation

PAR Sep 9, 2016 0

Secretary Agriculture Punjab Captain Muhammad Mahmud has said that steps are being taken for the complete implementation of historical Kisan Package o...

Finance Mela to showcase modern tech for non-farm agri

PAR Sep 7, 2016 0

Bankers and agriculture researchers have joined hands to organize a Mela next month to showcase modern technology and financial solutions to make farm...

Punjab govt to issue cards to small farmers

PAR Sep 5, 2016 0

The Punjab government has decided to issue Kissan Cards to small farmers to facilitate them during various subsidy packages. According to a spokesman...

KBP urges government to solve farmers problems

PAR Aug 31, 2016 0

The Kissan Board Pakistan (KBP) has warned the Punjab government of resuming protests if the government did not fulfil its promises to solve farmer's...

Rs. 90,976.6 mln loan disbursed to farmers during 2015-16 ZTBL

PAR Aug 29, 2016 0

Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) has disbursed loans of Rs. 90,976.6 million during 2015-16 to facilitate farmers and increase agriculture produce....

Punjab government to provide motorcycles to agriculture department staff

PAR Aug 29, 2016 0

Punjab Agriculture department has evolved a comprehensive plan for improving productivity and profitability through soil diagnostics for the promotion...

Agriculture committees formed to address farmers issues

PAR Aug 26, 2016 0

The Punjab government has formed district agriculture advisory committees throughout the province to address the issues facing farmers and modernise t...

Tractor scheme PAAPAM criticises Sindh government

PAR Aug 26, 2016 0

Pakistan Association of Automotive Parts & Accessories Manufacturers (PAAPAM) has lambasted the Sindh government for announcing tractor scheme aga...