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Funds released for acquiring land for cattle market

PAR Jan 28, 2019 0

MULTAN: The Punjab government has released funds to acquire land for model cattle market in the city. The market would be established on 43-acre l...

New sugarcane varieties introduced

PAR Jan 28, 2019 0

FAISALABAD – Ayub Agricultural Research Institute (AARI) has introduced three new varieties of sugarcane which would give 40 percent more yield as...

Export of chicken feet to China becomes a thriving business

PAR Jan 28, 2019 0

PESHAWAR: Chicken feet have become a major export from the provincial capital to China in the recent months unlike the past when they were usually...

An ‘agricultural’ Pakistan — a necessity

PAR Jan 28, 2019 0

Since its inception, Pakistan has always primarily been an agriculture-reliant economy. With the Green Revolution of the 60s being a growth impetu...

Climate smart agriculture profile launched in Punjab

PAR Jan 28, 2019 0

LAHORE: The Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) profile for Punjab province has been launched. Agriculture Department, Food and Agriculture Organisati...

Sizeable business on cotton market

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

Sizeable business activity was seen on the cotton market on Thursday in process of post-mini budget session, dealers said. The official spot rate was...

APTMA terms ‘mini-budget’ investment-oriented

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Syed Ali Ahsan has welcomed an export-led and investment-oriented growth package consistin...

KP govt planning to raise fruit, veg on 18,000 acres

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

PESHAWAR – The Khyber Pakthunkhwa Government has embarked on an inclusive plan to raise fruits and vegetables on 18000 acres land in different dis...

Strawberry cultivation from February

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

LAHORE:   The agriculture experts on Wednesday advised farmers to start cultivation of strawberry from the advent of February and complete...

Potato cultivation to be completed by 31st

PAR Jan 25, 2019 0

FAISALABAD:- The growers of irrigated zones have been advised to complete cultivation of potato Rabi crops by January 31 to get bumper yield. Agri...