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DCs asked to ensure availability of flour

PAR Jun 15, 2017 0

The Punjab government has asked all the deputy commissioners to ensure availability of subsidized flour in green bags at shops throughout the province...

EU wheat rises to one week high

PAR May 30, 2017 0

European wheat futures rose on Friday as the euro eased away from a six-month high against the dollar and Chicago prices rallied before a three-day ho...

Flour mills facing liquidity crunch: PFMA

PAR May 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) Central Chairman Badar Uddin Kakkar has alleged that numerous flour mills from Balochistan, KPK and Punjab wer...

European wheat prices lower on strong euro

PAR May 23, 2017 0

European wheat prices were slightly lower on Friday as a rise in the euro to a six-month high against the dollar further dented export prospects. Dece...

LHC orders Commission on Sugarcane Crop

PAR May 18, 2017 0

An LHC division bench headed by Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah Wednesday ordered constitution of a commission to determine the facts about sugarc...

European wheat futures fall on strong euro

PAR May 18, 2017 0

European wheat futures in Paris fell on Tuesday to approach contract lows, hit by an export-punishing surge in the euro's value and fall in US prices....

Shehbaz pays surprise visit to wheat procurement centre

PAR May 8, 2017 0

Chief Minister Punjab, Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, paid a surprise visit to Head Sulemanki Wheat Procurement Centre at Tehsil Depalpur, Okara on Saturday...

PFMA urges government to formulate policy for disposal of wheat stocks

PAR Apr 28, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) Central Executive Committee has urged the government to devise a solid policy for disposal of large wheat stoc...

SECP approves wheat futures contracts on PMEX

PAR Apr 26, 2017 0

In an endeavour to augment the portfolio of agricultural commodities in domestic futures market, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (S...

CBOT wheat futures down on larger Canadian plantings data

PAR Apr 25, 2017 0

Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures settled down 1-1/4 cents to $4.50 per bushel on Friday after hitting a contract low on data showing larger-than-e...

PFMA urges government to ensure rebate refunds

PAR Apr 24, 2017 0

Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA-Punjab) leadership has claimed that non-payment of refunds of Rs 12-15 billion under the head of rebate on whea...

Upcountry growers urged to plan wheat harvesting

PAR Apr 24, 2017 0

The Met Office has said that the farmers of upcountry should chalk out plans for wheat harvesting keeping in view the dry weather ahead. It said that...

US wheat futures down

PAR Apr 22, 2017 0

US wheat futures closed down on a technical setback and ample global stocks, analysts said on Wednesday. CBOT May wheat settled down 3-1/2 cents at $4...

Wheat procurement policy: Punjab government to purchase four million tons of wheat from farmers

PAR Apr 14, 2017 0

Provincial Minister for Food Bilal Yasin has said that Punjab govt. would purchase 4 million metric tons wheat from farmers throughout the province an...

Government urged to announce ‘issue price’ of wheat

PAR Apr 13, 2017 0

Stakeholders related to agriculture sector including growers, sharecroppers, researchers, and lawyers here on Wednesday demanded the government to dec...