Tag: Bahawalpur

Cotton growers warned of ‘harsh weather conditions’

PAR Jun 14, 2017 0

The Met Office has asked the cotton growers to irrigate their standing crops keeping in view the 'harsh weather conditions' ahead. It said that the ri...

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...

Cotton prices firm on motivating factors

PAR May 17, 2017 0

Some triggering factors helped prices to maintain overnight levels on the cotton market on Tuesday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged...

Water shortage delays cotton sowing in South Punjab

PAR May 16, 2017 0

The acute water shortage in the canals emanating from Chashma and Taunsa barrages on the Indus river that irrigate south Punjab along with water misma...

Sugar mills damaged S Punjab’s cotton belt, LHC told

PAR May 3, 2017 0

LAHORE -  Pakistan Cotton Grinners Association Tuesday moved the Lahore High Court against functioning of sugar mills in southern Punjab. The associat...

Subdued business on cotton market

PAR Apr 25, 2017 0

Subdued business was witnessed on the cotton market on Monday as mills and spinners kept on the sidelines in the process of trading, dealers said. The...

Temperature likely to hit 43 degrees in Lahore today

PAR Apr 17, 2017 0

Mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while very hot weather is expected in Naseerabad, Makran, Sibbi, Sukkur, Shaheed...

Met department predicts hot weather for Pakistan

PAR Apr 17, 2017 0

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has predicted hot weather for the country for the next several days, Mainly hot and dry weather is expected...

10.07 million bales of cotton reach ginneries

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has issued the figures of cotton arrival up to February 28, 2017. Seed cotton (Phutti) equivalent to over 1...

Cotton prices touch season’s high

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

Prices touched seasonal high level on renewed buying by mills and spinners, dealers said on the cotton market on Friday. The official spot rate was un...

Engro Foods, PSDF sign ‘The Big Push’ dairy project

PAR Mar 1, 2017 0

Engro Foods and the Punjab Skills Development Fund (PSDF) on Tuesday signed 'The Big Push Project' which aims at training 9,000 plus farmers in modern...

Sugar mill’s request for crushing rejected

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

A Lahore High Court division bench on Monday declined a request of Chaudhry Sugar Mills’ counsel to allow crushing at the mills and adjourned the hear...

Lean business on cotton market

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

A subdued business was again witnessed on the cotton market on Monday owing to lack of buying interest among spinners and mills, dealers said. The off...

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...

LHC seeks more arguments in sugar mills case

PAR Feb 22, 2017 0

The Lahore High Court on Tuesday sought more arguments in next hearing of Thursday on the point that if ban on sugar mills was imposed then why cultiv...