Tag: wheat crop

Rains Affect Wheat Crop And Grain

PAR May 7, 2018 0

Thousands of metric tonnes of wheat crop and grain lying in the fields as well as open markets got drenched due to light to moderate rainfall that las...

Pakistan expected to harvest bumper wheat crop of 26mln tons this season

PAR Mar 16, 2018 0

 LAHORE: The country is expected to harvest a bumper wheat crop of around 26 million tons during the current season – a figure, albeit a little...

Low river inflows createwater shortages for wheat crop

PAR Feb 21, 2018 0

LAHORE: The falling inflows in River Jhelum, the country’s biggest reservoir, are likely to create water shortages for the current cash crop of wheat,...

Black Sea wheat strong exports seen as weather boosts crop

par Aug 8, 2017 0

Black Sea wheat producers anticipate strong exports in the current marketing year as recent good weather has buoyed their expectations for bumper crop...

Drought hits parts of North Dakota spring wheat prospects

par Aug 2, 2017 0

Spring wheat crops in central and northwestern North Dakota were showing the effects of hot, dry conditions and yield prospects were down sharply from...

Cotton prices stable on sizeable activity

PAR May 23, 2017 0

Prices maintained present levels on the cotton market on Monday in the process of sizeable trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was...

Upcountry growers urged to plan wheat harvesting

PAR Apr 24, 2017 0

The Met Office has said that the farmers of upcountry should chalk out plans for wheat harvesting keeping in view the dry weather ahead. It said that...

Sugar export: ECC to consider proposal today

PAR Mar 28, 2017 0

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has convened a meeting of the Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet today (Tuesday) to consider a proposal...

Farmers asked to remove weeds from fields

PAR Mar 3, 2017 0

The Met Office has asked the farmers to remove weeds from their fields to help standing crops especially wheat to consume maximum moisture from the so...

Government urged to help reduce cultivation area of wheat crop

PAR Jan 25, 2017 0

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), Mian Zahid Hussain has sought the government intervention to reduce area under cultivat...

Current weather system to have positive impact on crops

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

The recent dry spell followed by rains forecast from Tuesday (yesterday) onwards will have some positive impact on all major Rabi crops, including whe...

Current weather system to have positive impact on crops

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

The recent dry spell followed by rains forecast from Tuesday (yesterday) onwards will have some positive impact on all major Rabi crops, including whe...

Punjab Wheat Crop Weather Conditions 30th December 2016

PAR Dec 30, 2016 0

Grower’s commentary on weather, wheat crop condition and availability of canal water situation in Punjab for wheat season 2016-17. As per consensus o...

El Nino and wheat crop 2016-2017

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

There is a significant correlation of winter in the northwestern region of Pakistan with El Nino that is causing excessive precipitation in northern a...

Insufficient water may impact wheat growth

PAR Dec 28, 2016 0

Less rainfall during this year’s winter season has caused water shortage, due to which the Wheat crop may be affected as it is at its second stage of...