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Organic Maize

 For organic Maize keep the same land, seed rate and plants distance as recommended for inorganic Maize cultivation Soil preparation: As compared to the traditional maize cultivation it is necessary to plough 3-4 times for organic maize cultivation so that the previous crops residue, farm yard manure and green manure should easily be mixed. In this process the soil ...

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Organic Rice

Land: The soil medium loamy and clay which has water retention capacity for long time. Seed: The seed of last year organic crop should be used and seed rate should be traditional farming, and do not apply seed with any insecticide or pesticide before cultivation Fertilizers: The crops dietary needs can be fulfilled with the green manure. The Guar and ...

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Tunnel Farming

Introduction: Growing out-of- season crops in controlled atmosphere inside polythene tunnels is called Tunnel Farming. In Pakistan, this kind of farming is normally adopted for off-season cultivation of summer vegetables. As it is not possible to grow summer vegetable in open fields from December to February due to low temperature and high frost levels, so these are grown inside polythene ...

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Oat cultivation should be completed till October.

Agriculture experts have said that Oat cultivation should be completed till October. To produce good crop, fertile loamy soil with good drainage is considered best. If soil is not properly levelled, then ploughing should be done to make it smooth, so that rain water is not logged at one place. For this purpose 3 to 4 ploughing followed by levelling ...

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Cultivation of sugarcane in Cotton zone is prohibited.

Chairman of the Cabinet General Forum Ehsan ul Haq, said that to save the annual expenditure of billion dollars on import of cotton and water utilized for million acres land, Federal Government should ban cultivation of sugarcane in cotton zones of Pakistan. In place of cotton other crops and fruits can be grown and export of oil seed crops, pulses ...

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12 % local oil demand can be derived by production of Oil Seed Crops.

12 percent edible oil for the domestic consumption can be derived by production of oil seed crops at country level. For that 30 percent of wheat cultivated area should be utilized for the production of oil seed crops. Pakistan Vanaspati Manufacturers Association (PVMA), executive committee member, Shakeel Ashraf said in his statement that due to lack of domestic production of ...

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Tender for import of one million tons of fertilizer has released.

After facing the shortage of fertilizer during previous year, when new government decided to import one million tonnes of fertilizer, then Trading Corporation moved into movement immediately and approached foreign companies to import one million tons of fertilizer. Trading corporation immediately released tender for import of one million tonnes of fertilizer. According to the trading corporation, the tender should be ...

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Seeds for September cultivation of Sugarcane should not be selected from red rot diseased fields

Agriculture experts have directed farmers to select seeds from healthy, diseases and insects-free crops for the cultivation of September crop, as red rot diseased seeds reduce productivity. The selection of an appropriate planting method and schedule greatly influences crop growth, maturity, and yield. They said for the preparation of seeds for sugarcane, farmers should remove weak and diseased plants. Modern ...

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Cultivation of Mint must be completed till September.

Agriculture Experts said that cultivation of mint must be completed till september. Medium to fertile deep soil, rich in humus is ideal for the cultivation of mint. The soil should have a good water-holding capacity but water-logging should be avoided. A pH range of 6-7.5 is best. It requires thoroughly ploughed and harrowed. All the stubble of weeds should be ...

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Farmers should start cultivation of Canola from 20th September

Agriculture experts said that farmers should cultivate canola from 20th September. Farmers are recommended to sow approved varieties such as Punjab sarson, Faisal canola, PARC ,Canola Hybrid . Seed rate should be 2 kg .If level of Moisture in soil increases , increase seed rate as well. Deep and free from hardpan, allow good taproot development, uniformly textured, allow even ...

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