Tag: cotton growers

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...

Ban on cotton sowing lifted in Punjab

PAR Apr 4, 2017 0

LAHORE:   A ban imposed on cotton sowing in the province has been lifted and farmers can start its cultivation without any delay. Punjab stops cot...

PAD removes cotton crop sown over 30 acres of land

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) on a tip-off raided a field in Sahiwal District and removed the cotton crop sown over 30 acres of land despite...

PAD warns cotton growers

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) has advised the cotton growers to use PB Ropes to save the cash crop of cotton from the attack of pink bollwor...

Cotton economy to benefit from export package

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

Last Tuesday the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced a Rs 180 billion package of incentives for the sagging export sector which is expected to give...

Cotton prices firmer on restricted buying

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

Rates were firm on the cotton market on Friday in the process of restricted buying by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate was unc...

Cotton prices firm on emerging demand by spinners

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The trade activity improved on the cotton market on Wednesday as spinners and mills took interest in fresh buying, dealers said. The official spot rat...

Cotton crop must be under supervision of 'my ministry': Bosan

PAR Dec 20, 2016 0

Federal Minister for food security and research Haji Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that Cotton research Institutes and cotton crop must be under the s...

Government urged to grant bailout package cotton growers

PAR Dec 7, 2016 0

Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has urged upon the Government to grant a relief and bailout package to cotton growers and convince them to...

Buyers on the sidelines to see fresh developments on cotton market

PAR Dec 6, 2016 0

Further decline was seen in trading activity on the cotton market on Monday as major buyers kept on the sidelines to observe developments related to t...