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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’s its 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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1 crore 50 lac acre of land is salt affected

Experts said that an estimate of 1 crore 50 acres of land have been salt affected in Pakistan.In Pakistan, the soils are very poor in organic matter than the desirable level. A soil having 1.29 % C is considered to be sufficient in organic matter, but Pakistan soils are having less than that.

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Select fertile soil and shady place for the cultivation of loquat, Experts

For the good quality production of Loquat, cultivate good varieties of seeds and plant in pots.Seed Germination require one month. In Punjab and KPK the area under cultivation of loquat has been increased while in Rawalpindi , Hazara , Peshawar, Mardan division cultivation of loquat for export purpose has also been increased. Hence Agriculture expert have directed growers to cultivate ...

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Protect mango , Lychee, Banana,Pappaya and Citrus Plants from chilling condition.

Due to fog branches start wilting, irrigate orchards and cover the plants. Agricultural Experts have directed orchard growers to protect orchards from frost conditions and further said that due to fog branches started wilting which can lead to financial losses for the growers. Agriculture experts said that in the month of december ,january and february chances of frost condition increases.In extreme ...

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Annual production of dates exceeded upto 6 million tonnes

Better packaging and processing can increase export $100 million, experts Dates annual production in Pakistan has exceeded 6 million tonnes, while exporting $ 25 million per year annually, Pakistan exports dates to 36 countries, more than 4 lakh tonnes of Dates are sold only inside Pakistan, Harvest Trading department said that due to lack of proper facilities for date export, ...

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Seminar conducted , Agricultural Expert participation for better production of wheat

Seminar was organized for better wheat production, in which agricultural experts and farmers of that area participated. A seminar was organized to achieve better production of wheat, agricultural experts and large number of farmers participated said that Agriculture is the backbone of country’s economy, therefore we need to provide balanced fertilizers to the crops.He further said that recommendation of agricultural ...

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Import of Soybean Oil has been increased

In the first quarter of the current financial year 2017-18, the national import of Soybean Oil during July-September increased by 78%, the import increased to $770 million, while import during the last financial year July-September $432 million was recorded.

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Tomato nursery must be moved to tunnel: Agriculture Department

For the cultivation of tomato ,nursery raised till October must be moved to tunnel and it is said that the farmer must select good fertile land, which contain good organic matter and maintaining moisture for a long time.The optimum temperature for germination should be between 16 to 29 degrees Centigrade, while 21 to 24 degree centigrade temperature required during growth.

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