According to the Chicken Raising Program by Prime Minister, preparations have been started immediately. Poultry Research Department has been assigned a target of preparing 25 lakh chickens in next three years. In accordance with Chicken Raising Program the prices of chicken will be also reduced. The program will be started in the first month of New Year. A set of ...Read More »
Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture (MNSUA) have developed a modern machine that kills pink bollworm.
Agriculture Mechanization and Research Institute (AMRI) and Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture (MNSUA) have developed a modern machine that kills pink bollworm from the remains of cotton crop in the field. MNSUA spokesman said that a demonstration of the machine was organized at MNSUA farm showed successful results. Chairman MNSUA engineering and technology department Dr Alamgir Akhtar Khan added ...Read More »
Burning of rice straw remains emits trace gases like carbon dioxide, methane, carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxide, sulphur oxide and large amount of particulate matters, which adversely affect human health as well as the environment. Burning of rice residues after harvest cause damage to upper organic rich layer of the ground. It also lead to an increases in air pollution by ...Read More »
Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has instructed sugar mills owners to immediately start crushing of sugarcane.
Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has instructed sugar mills owners to immediately start crushing of sugarcane. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Tuesday instructed the sugar mills owners to immediately start crushing of sugarcane. Addressing a high level meeting at CM House, he said that the delay in crushing of sugarcane affects the yields of sugarcane growers and brings ...Read More »
In the areas of chistian, district Bahawalnagar, the first rain of winter season is expected to increase the production of wheat crop, sugarcane, mustard, winter fodder crops and various vegetables grown over one lakh and 55 thousand acres land. Assistant Director, Agriculture Extension Chistian, Chaudhry Mohammad Arshad said that due to the lack of irrigation water in different villages of ...Read More »
The agriculture department has advised the farmers to cultivate sunflower crop as it provide a good source of income. Assistant Director Agriculture, Naveed Asmat said that sunflower is one of the important crop and instead of late sowing of wheat, farmers should prefer to cultivate it. So that higher production can be produced in a relatively less time as compared ...Read More »
Spokesperson of Agriculture Department has instructed farmers to protect winter fodder crops such as Berseem, Lucerne and Oat from insect pests, so that the crop can be saved from destruction and farmers financial loss can be minimized. They said that shoot fly is one of the most destructive insect pests of winter crops and it heavily damage the arising shoots ...Read More »
In order to meet the demand of urea for Kharif season, the Trading Corporation of Pakistan (TCP) will open another tender to import 50,000 metric tonnes of urea. According to the terms and conditions of Trading Corporation of Pakistan, the provided urea will be according to the standards and laws of Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority. The tender opening ...Read More »
Sunflower is an important cash crop. Its oil is very useful for human health and helps reduce the cholesterol level. The cultivation of sunflower can be successfully done with different crops in a cultivation plan. Due to the deep root system, it can tolerate water shortage to a great extent. It produces a yield of 35 to 40 tonnes per ...Read More »
Agricultural Experts have directed okra growers to save their crop from different diseases by taking appropriate measures at right time. Okra crop is attacked by a number of diseases and insect pests. The diseases as well as insect pests found on okra vary from year to year. To save the crop from diseases, confidor solution should be used. In wilting ...Read More »