Tag: seed

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...

Steady conditions prevail on cotton market

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

The firmness prevailed on the cotton market on Monday as rates of cotton yarn showed improvement on strong demand, dealers said. As a result, the offi...

Seed cotton prices rise further on modest trade

PAR Feb 1, 2017 0

Seed cotton prices managed to expand winning streak on the cotton market on Tuesday in the process of modest trading, dealers said. As a result, the o...

Minister sets aside SAB recommendations on sugar export quantity

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan is said to have set aside the recommendations of Sugar Advisory Board (SAB) on sugar export quantity...

Cotton market in steady mode

PAR Dec 30, 2016 0

Domestic cotton prices are generally steady as mills pick up better quality of cotton as the calendar year is approaching into an end. There is antici...

Cotton prices fall modestly on lacklustre business

PAR Dec 28, 2016 0

As a result of ginners' reluctance in fresh purchasing, caused decline in rates on the cotton market on Tuesday, dealers said. The official spot rate...

Spinners avoid big deals

PAR Dec 23, 2016 0

Business activity slowed down further on the cotton market on Thursday as several spinners avoided big deals on quality factor, dealers said. The offi...

Farmers advised to irrigate crops according to weather

PAR Dec 15, 2016 0

The Met Office has asked the farmers to sow winter vegetables on time for a better output. It also urged the farmers of irrigated areas to irrigate th...

Agricultural affairs: Ministries clash over control of cotton committee

PAR Nov 29, 2016 0

A dispute has emerged over production figures of the cotton crop in the country as two key ministries are vying to run and control affairs of the Paki...

Wheat sowing target: prolonged dry spell may result in up to 20 percent decrease

PAR Nov 26, 2016 0

The prolonged dry spell has delayed wheat crop sowing which may negatively impact on its output, especially in the rain-fed areas of the country. A se...