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Use of phosphorus can increase wheat production.

The use of phosphorus based fertilizer can increase per acre production of wheat. Next to nitrogen, phosphorus is the most important nutrient needed by a wheat crop. The farmers who have cultivated late crop of wheat and did not use phosphorous based fertilizer, should immediately applied DAP with irrigation. The farmer can apply DAP by mixing it in a drum ...

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Use of injections for increasing milk production is harmful.

The number of cows and buffalos in the country is very high and the total production of milk at the domestic level is about 35%, but this milk is inaccessible to fulfill the growing human needs. Nowadays farmers inject oxytocin hormone in milking animals to increase the production and drainage of milk. The use of this injection is wrong and ...

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Vegetables play significant role in growth and development of human body

Eating vegetables provides health benefits, people who eat more vegetables and fruits as part of an overall healthy diet are likely to have a reduced risk of some chronic diseases. Vegetables provide nutrients vital for health and maintenance of your body. Vegetables play significant role in human life. Therefore, it is essential that the vegetables should be protected from insect ...

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Livestock keepers instructed to do vaccination

Livestock department instructed livestock keepers to do vaccination in order to prevent diseases in goat, sheep and poultry. To protect animals from infectious diseases vaccination should be done according to the scheduled time. He said that vaccination in sheep and goat against PPR while vaccination against rani khait in poultry should be done on time. In large animals such as ...

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Pakistan ranks fifth in world-wide milk production

Dr. Murtaza Mughal, President of the Pakistan Economy Watch, said that Pakistan is among the third largest milk producer of Asia Pacific. While all over world it’s on fifth number in milk production, the encouragement of milk import from the government will develop the local sector while it will increase domestic and foreign investment. Asia dairy market worth $30 billion, ...

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Vegetable production can be enhanced by organic fertilizer.

Using of high quality organic fertilizer and bio-slurry from bio gas plant, can increase the production of crops and vegetables by 30 percent. Through the use of organic fertilizer it is possible to save 50 percent of the cost on chemical fertilizers.   Through Punjab’s energy-saving program, transfer of 20,000 tube wells to bio-gas will promote organic farming and farmers ...

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Skimming Well Technology for Sustainable Groundwater Management.

Skimming Well is a technique employed with an intention to extract relatively freshwater from the upper zone of the fresh-saline aquifier. Dependance on groundwater is increasing, due to which sweet groundwater is being diminished and saline water is destroying the soil. While keeping this in mind the skimming well technology is introduced. This is a procedure in which surface of ...

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The Benefits of Manure Compost: Agriculture Experts

Using manure compost in the garden has numerous benefits. Manure is packed with nutrients that plants need, like nitrogen. Using manure as fertilizer keeps plants healthy and green. In order to maximize the benefits of manure compost in the garden, the proper application is vital. One of the best ways to use manure as plant fertilizer is by mixing it ...

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Cultivation of spring maize crop should be completed in the month of February.

Farmers have been advised to start cultivation of spring maize crop immediately and complete it by end of February for getting bumper yield of crop. Farmers should prefer approved and hybrid varieties of maize for spring cultivation so that they can get maximum financial benefits of their crops. Among approved varieties of maize include C-919, P1429, DK6317, DK6103, HC-9091, NK ...

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