Tag: farmers

PARC launches Rs 635 million livestock development project in Sindh

PAR Feb 27, 2017 0

The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) would launch a livestock development project worth Rs 635 million to promote this particular sector i...

PSMA seeks two-month extension in sugar export

PAR Feb 24, 2017 0

The sugar manufacturers have sought two month extension in validity of the period of sugar exports due to expire on March 31, 2017. That the Pakistan...

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...

Govt urged to provide funds to ZTB

PAR Feb 15, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD-Senate Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research has recommended the federal government to provide funds to Zarai Tariqiati...

Sugarcane prices go up in Sindh

PAR Feb 9, 2017 0

The decline in sugarcane area and output in lower Sindh has triggered an upswing in demand which has pushed cane price to Rs200+ per 40kg in this crus...

PM Inaugurates The 75 Km Long Section Of Karachi Hyderabad Motorway

PAR Feb 4, 2017 0

KARACHI: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Friday said the government’s focus on expansion of motorways network across the country had realized the...

Consultation process started to boost output

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

The Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) started consultations with the stakeholders in Punjab and a first meeting was held on Thursday that discu...

Pakistan is becoming Asia's premier trade corridor: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says Pakisan's strategic location makes it a market full of opportunties to become Asia's premier trade, energy and transp...

European wheat futures edge lower

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

European wheat futures in Paris edged lower in afternoon trade on Friday, tracking weaker Chicago prices, as the EU market continued to lack a clear d...

EU farm chief calls for cut in subsidies after Brexit

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

The European Union needs to reduce subsidies as part of pending reforms to cope with an expected 3 billion euro drop in the EU's agriculture budget on...

Bosan acknowledges contribution of USAID

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research (NFS&R) Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan has acknowledged the role and contribution of USAID for...

KP, Sindh refuse to contribute to fertilizer subsidy scheme

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

Provincial governments of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh have refused to contribute to the continuation of fertilizer subsidy for the remaining six mont...

'Rights of sugarcane growers will be protected'

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

Cane Commissioner Punjab, Waqas Alam while presiding over a joint meeting here at DC Office committee room has said the rights of the sugarcane grower...

DAP import suspended by fertilizer importers

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

The fertilizer importers have announced to suspend import of DAP due to non-payment of over Rs 5 billion subsidy by the federal government. Industry s...

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...