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Export period of wheat may be extended till March 31

Clara Jan 18, 2017 0

The government is likely to extend export period of wheat till March 31, 2017 on the recommendations of governments of Punjab and Sindh along with app...

Wheat growers urged to avoid excessive irrigation to get better yield

Clara Jan 5, 2017 0

LAHORE: Agricultural experts of the Punjab Agriculture Department have urged the wheat growers of the province to avoid excessive irrigation for bette...

Punjab Wheat Crop Weather Conditions 30th December 2016

PAR Dec 30, 2016 0

Grower’s commentary on weather, wheat crop condition and availability of canal water situation in Punjab for wheat season 2016-17. As per consensus o...

El Nino and wheat crop 2016-2017

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

There is a significant correlation of winter in the northwestern region of Pakistan with El Nino that is causing excessive precipitation in northern a...

Insufficient water may impact wheat growth

PAR Dec 28, 2016 0

Less rainfall during this year’s winter season has caused water shortage, due to which the Wheat crop may be affected as it is at its second stage of...

Farmers worry as delay in rain severely affects wheat crop

PAR Dec 28, 2016 0

Farmers in Punjab have landed in a worrisome state after no signs of rain occurred till date. Farmers have said that any delay in rain will have the...

Wheat crop cultivation target achieved

Clara Dec 28, 2016 0

The district agriculture department has achieved its cultivation target of wheat crops and introduced modern techniques to enhance per acre production...

Government lauded for firm wheat procurement price

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

The Wheat Growers Association (WGA) has welcomed the government's announcement of maintaining the wheat procurement price at Rs 1,300 per 40 kilograms...

Rs 1300 wheat procurement price fixed

PAR Dec 14, 2016 0

A meeting of the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has approved wheat procurement price at Rs 1,300 per 40 kilograms for the next...

Exporters refused wheat subsidy

PAR Dec 9, 2016 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has refused to extend subsidy to those wheat exporters who had filed Goods Declaration (GD)...

80 percent of total wheat sowing target achieved, according to PAD

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

Though the Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) claims that nearly 80 percent of the total wheat sowing target of 16.8 million acres of land has been a...

Wheat flour worth $198 million exported to 27 countries

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

Pakistan exported 626,289 metric ton wheat flour worth $198 million, to 27 different countries and 450 metric ton of wheat, worth $158,000, to Afghani...

KP saves Rs six billion in wheat purchasing: Lodhi

PAR Nov 26, 2016 0

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Food, Qalandar Khan Lodhi Friday said that as per policy of the provincial government the process of punishment and re...

Wheat sowing target: prolonged dry spell may result in up to 20 percent decrease

PAR Nov 26, 2016 0

The prolonged dry spell has delayed wheat crop sowing which may negatively impact on its output, especially in the rain-fed areas of the country. A se...

Prospects of wheat, grams marred by dry spell

PAR Nov 23, 2016 0

Continued dry spell in the country has resulted in a shortage of 18 percent in the water reservoirs and created fear of a negative impact on productio...