Tag: sugarcane

Pakistan to produce 26 million ton wheat, 9.6 million ton rice this year

par Aug 16, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: About 26.5 million tons of wheat will be produced during the crop season 2017-18 to fulfill the domestic requirements of the Coun...

PARC trains 100,000 farmers in last 4 years

par Aug 15, 2017 0

The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) has trained about 100,000 farmers of rice, wheat, maize and sugarcane crops across the country during...

PAKISTAN, US LAUNCH PUNJAB PROVINCE'S SOIL FERTILITY ATLAS

par Jul 29, 2017 0

Pakistan and the United States have launched the Punjab Province's Soil Fertility Atlas. Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikandar Ha...

Meeting sought: Millers press govt to allow surplus sugar export

par Jul 26, 2017 0

LAHORE: The Pakistan Sugar Mills Association Punjab Zone (PSMA), while not agreeing with the government’s policy that does not allow further export of...

Seed cotton Textile Ministry proposes Rs 3,000 support price

PAR Jul 5, 2017 0

Ministry of Textile Industry has proposed support price for seed cotton (phutti) at the rate of Rs 3,000 per 40kg as well as cotton crop insurance sch...

Agriculture exports from CPEC route to China urged

PAR May 10, 2017 0

Planning Commission should devise a comprehensive business plan so that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) may open new doors of cooperation...

Sugar mills damaged S Punjab’s cotton belt, LHC told

PAR May 3, 2017 0

LAHORE -  Pakistan Cotton Grinners Association Tuesday moved the Lahore High Court against functioning of sugar mills in southern Punjab. The associat...

Irsa projects big water shortage

PAR Mar 28, 2017 0

Indus River System Authority (Irsa) on Monday projected a 35 percent water shortage for crops in upcoming Kharif season staring from April 1, 2017 fea...

Commerce ministry’s decision irks sugar industry

PAR Mar 20, 2017 0

Sugar industry is reportedly up in arms against the Commerce Ministry after an inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Da...

SSC considers 22 new seed varieties

PAR Mar 14, 2017 0

The Sindh Seed Council (SSC) will consider 22 new seed varieties of different crops, including 9 of cotton for general cultivation, to enhance per acr...

Additional quantity: Industry seeks to export sugar

PAR Mar 6, 2017 0

The domestic sugar industry has sought permission to export additional quantity of 0.5 million tons of sugar without any rebate to avert default in pa...

Govt allocates Rs 27.96 bln subsidy on fertilizer: Senate told

PAR Mar 3, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD-Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikandar Hayat Bosan Friday told the Senate that the government allocated Rs 27.96 billion...

Analyzing Production Potential of Selected Food and Legume Crops for Food Security in Punjab Pakistan

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

ABSTRACT: The present study was designed to assess growth rate in area, yield and production of selected major food commodities and to project these...

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...

Grower’s Commentary on Punjab Weather and Wheat Crop Conditions

PAR Jan 26, 2017 0

As per consensus of the growers of Punjab during telephonic survey of 24 districts of Punjab in which R.Y Khan, Rajanpur, D.G Khan, M.Z. Garh, Multan,...