Tag: wheat crop

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...

Exporters refused wheat subsidy

PAR Dec 9, 2016 0

The Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has refused to extend subsidy to those wheat exporters who had filed Goods Declaration (GD)...

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...

Wheat crop season: SCA urges Sindh govt to ensure regular supply of water

PAR Nov 22, 2016 0

Sindh Chamber of Agriculture (SCA) has urged the Sindh Government to ensure regular supply of irrigation water as the sowing season of wheat crop has...

Wheat to be sown over 16.8 million acres of land in Punjab

PAR Nov 22, 2016 0

Over 1.68 crore acres of land would be brought under wheat crop during Rabi crop season in wheat growing parts of the Punjab. In Gujranwala division w...

Sindh’s falling sunflower cultivation

PAR Oct 31, 2016 0

A drastic decline in sunflower cultivation has been reported in Sindh, after it touched a peak in acreage following the 2010 super floods. Statistics...

Govt aims to produce 26.01m tons wheat

PAR Oct 26, 2016 0

The government has set a target to produce 26.01 million ton of wheat during the current Rabi season (2016-17) to fulfill the domestic requirements of...