Tag: Punjab Agriculture

Insurance companies agree to cut charges for ginners: PCGA chief

PAR Jul 17, 2017 0

Insurance companies have agreed to reduce insurance charges for ginners and later bringing at par with textile mills to eliminate the discrimination i...

Experts call for balanced use of fertilizers

PAR Apr 19, 2017 0

Experts at an International seminar have called for ensuring balanced use of fertilizers to overcome decreasing soil fertility, and increasing product...

USAID delegation calls on minister

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

Punjab Agriculture Minister Naeem Akhtar Bhabha has called upon the representatives of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)...

Promotion of rose farms in Punjab soon

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Necessary arrangements are being finalised to launch a comprehensive plan to develop rose farms for high quality grafted (cut flowers) especially rose...

Village committees to oversee weed eradication campaign

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) will set up committees at village level to make the forthcoming weed eradication campaign a success. The commi...

Agricultural & Textile Exhibition launched

PAR Nov 7, 2016 0

The University of Agriculture Faisalabad has launched Agricultural & Textile Exhibition as part of its ongoing six-day Rabi festival that will con...

PAFDA: Shahbaz for greater participation of private sector

PAR Nov 3, 2016 0

Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif presided over a meeting of board members of Punjab Agriculture, Food & Drug Authority (PAFDA) here W...

Cotton growers urged to keep crop contamination free

PAR Oct 18, 2016 0

The Punjab Agriculture Minister Dr Farrukh Javed has called upon the cotton growers to keep their crop contamination free while picking as it can help...

Agriculture experts should come up with viable policy solutions

PAR Sep 9, 2016 0

Punjab Agriculture Secretary Muhammad Mahmood has said that agricultural researchers should come up with viable policy solutions to different problems...

Agriculture department identifies areas of pest attack

PAR Jun 30, 2016 0

Five hot spots of whitefly and two of leafhoppers in Sahiwal, Pakpattan and Okara have been identified as high intensity of pest attacks stalking cott...

Adulterated fertilizer bags confiscated

PAR Jun 30, 2016 0

Over 200 adulterated fertiliser bags and over 500 empty ones have been confiscated in Faisalabad during an ongoing campaign against fake pesticides an...