Tag: cotton growers

Growers are urged to tap world increased cotton demand in 2018-19

PAR May 15, 2018 0

The growers are urged to avail the inentives and special advisory of the Agriculture Department of Punjab and maximize the area under cotton crop to t...

Farmers advised to complete cotton sowing before May 31

PAR May 7, 2018 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department has advised farmers to complete cotton sowing before May 31, as crop sown after this date is susceptible to attack o...

Pink Bollworm termed as biggest threat to cotton crop

PAR May 3, 2018 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) termed the Pink Bollworm as one of the biggest threat for cotton crop in Punjab and decided to distribute Goss...

Rs 96.2 million to be spent to protect cotton crop from Pink Bollworm attack

PAR Apr 30, 2018 0

LAHORE: Punjab government has decided to distribute Gossipollar Ropes and Sex Pheromone traps among the cotton growers belonging to core and secondary...

PAD sets 10 million cotton bales production target

PAR Apr 24, 2018 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department has set the cotton production target for the current season at 10 million bales. Cotton bumper crop during this fina...

Prices remain firm

PAR Apr 6, 2018 0

Rates stayed firm on the cotton market on Thursday in the process of modest trading, dealers said. Official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 7300, they a...

Clean Cotton Fetches Handsome Foreign Exchange 12 March 2018

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12th Mar, 2018 )::Incharge Pakistan Cotton Standard Institute (PCSI), Mian Nasir Ali on Monday said that neat and clean cotton could help fetch handso...

Approved varieties of cotton seed: Punjab government to give subsidy

PAR Mar 7, 2018 0

The Punjab government has announced to provide subsidy of millions of rupees on approved varieties of cotton seed bag under the banner of Khadim-e-Pun...

Textile sector’s issues to be raised at ECC meeting: Ansari

PAR Sep 25, 2017 0

The Minister of State for Commerce and Textiles, Haji Muhammad Akram Ansari, hinted at the possibility of a separate tariff slab of electricity, gas a...

Advice for cotton growers

PAR Jun 20, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) has advised the cotton growers to take precautionary measures to save their crop from the damages caused by th...

Cotton growers asked to ensure weeds’ eradication

PAR Jun 15, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) has advised the cotton growers to ensure eradication of weeds from their fields to increase per acre yield. A...

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...

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...

Cotton Crop Sowing Position in Sindh Province 2017-18

PAR Apr 25, 2017 0

As per the crop reporting service Hyderabad, the cotton sowing position all over Sindh, out of the total target of 660000 hectares, has reached around...

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...