Tag: Punjab government

2-day Agriculture Expo To Commence From 23rd June In Lahore

PAR Jun 8, 2018 0

Punjab Agriculture Department will hold a two-day Agri Expo 2018 at Expo Centre in Lahore from 23rd of this month. The Spokesman for the department N...

Comprehensive programme launched for agri sector promotion

PAR May 28, 2018 0

The Punjab government has launched a comprehensive programme for promoting the agriculture sector along modern lines, and to save irrigation water fro...

Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif Pays Surprise Visit To Wheat Procurement Centre

PAR May 10, 2018 0

Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday paid a surprise visit to wheat procurement centre at Safdarabad. CM reached to the whe...

Sialkot – Target Increased for Wheat Procurement

PAR May 3, 2018 0

The Punjab government will purchase as many as 92,298 metric tons wheat from the district of Faisalabad instead of previous target of 82,000 metric to...

Farmers to bring neat and clean wheat at procurement centres to avoid any problem

PAR Apr 30, 2018 0

FAISALABAD: A spokesman for the Food Department encouraged farmers to cooperate with the officials of Food Department and bring neat and clean wheat a...

Steps in place to promote drip irrigation

PAR Apr 26, 2018 0

The Agriculture Department has expedited its efforts to promote drip irrigation system to tackle water scarcity problem in the province. The technolog...

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...

150 farm machinery centres planned

PAR Apr 16, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Punjab government is setting up 150 Hi-Tech Mechanization Service Centres across the province at a cost of Rs two billion. Radio Pakistan r...

Sugar mill 'belonging to Sharifs' relatives', others ordered to pay dues to farmers

PAR Apr 13, 2018 0

The court was hearing the case on 103 petitions, including those from the farmers. The petitioners had named Punjab government, cane commissioner and...

Punjab on board for agriculture reforms

PAR Mar 30, 2018 0

LAHORE: Agriculture Economist at the World Bank in Pakistan Dr Johannes (Hans) Jansen has said the Punjab government is on board for agriculture refor...

'Agri Scientists Should Make Efforts To Overcome Whitefly, Pink Bollworm

PAR Mar 29, 2018 0

Punjab Additional Secretary for Agriculture (Task Force) Benish Fatima has directed agriculture scientists to enhance joint and coordinated efforts to...

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...

Cotton seed bags: Punjab government to provide subsidy on approved varieties

PAR Mar 5, 2018 0

The Punjab government has planned to extend subsidy of millions of rupees on approved varieties of cotton seed bags under the banner of Khadim-e-Punja...

DCs asked to ensure availability of flour

PAR Jun 15, 2017 0

The Punjab government has asked all the deputy commissioners to ensure availability of subsidized flour in green bags at shops throughout the province...

GARS may introduce hybrid basmati variety next year

PAR Jun 2, 2017 0

The Guard Agricultural Research Services (GARS) is likely to introduce hybrid basmati variety next year with higher per acre yield and long grain. The...