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Export of chicken feet to China becomes a thriving business

PAR Jan 28, 2019 0

PESHAWAR: Chicken feet have become a major export from the provincial capital to China in the recent months unlike the past when they were usually...

An ‘agricultural’ Pakistan — a necessity

PAR Jan 28, 2019 0

Since its inception, Pakistan has always primarily been an agriculture-reliant economy. With the Green Revolution of the 60s being a growth impetu...

Climate smart agriculture profile launched in Punjab

PAR Jan 28, 2019 0

LAHORE: The Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) profile for Punjab province has been launched. Agriculture Department, Food and Agriculture Organisati...

Sizeable business on cotton market

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

Sizeable business activity was seen on the cotton market on Thursday in process of post-mini budget session, dealers said. The official spot rate was...

APTMA terms ‘mini-budget’ investment-oriented

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Syed Ali Ahsan has welcomed an export-led and investment-oriented growth package consistin...

KP govt planning to raise fruit, veg on 18,000 acres

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

PESHAWAR – The Khyber Pakthunkhwa Government has embarked on an inclusive plan to raise fruits and vegetables on 18000 acres land in different dis...

Strawberry cultivation from February

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

LAHORE:   The agriculture experts on Wednesday advised farmers to start cultivation of strawberry from the advent of February and complete...

Potato cultivation to be completed by 31st

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

FAISALABAD:- The growers of irrigated zones have been advised to complete cultivation of potato Rabi crops by January 31 to get bumper yield. Agri...

Industry rules out expected relief in urea price

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

Islamabad  –   Disagreeing with the finance minister’s claim that the GIDC reduction will help cut the urea prices by Rs 200 per bag,...

Senate body asks govts to uplift agri sector

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

Islamabad  – The Senate Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research on Wednesday called upon the federal and provincial governm...