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Food minister Punjab has commenced operation against Milkmen

Lahore: Punjab Food Minister participated in an operation initiated against the milkmen near Saggian Pull. They randomly examined milk quality which being supplied from Sheikhupura and Nankana Sahib, outskirts of Lahore. Raids are also going on in various other cities too. In Lahore nearly 3100 liters adulterated milk has been wrecked at the spot. In Faisalabad 1225, Gujranwala 1460, Rawalpindi ...

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An integrated approach to sustainable farming

THE Sindh government’s move to set up an Agricultural Development Board is aimed at revamping provincial agriculture by removing its structural flaws and accelerating its growth to exploit emerging food export opportunities. “The board has been set up with a futuristic approach,” says a senior official of the Sindh government, referring to one of the terms of reference that talks ...

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Butcher arrested on selling hazardous and without stamp meat

FIR registered against butcher Zafar, Hazardous for health meat is being sold in Gujjar Khan Chakwal, Gujjar Khan (Reporter Duniya) Butcher arrested due to selling of hazardous and without stamp meat Chusaidan shah city. Veterinary officer Dr. Raiz Ahmed caught red handed butcher Zafar and handover to police. Police has registered the FIR and started the procedure. There are serious ...

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Huge potential in halal food industry

KARACHI: Pakistan has the potential to meet demand for halal meat and its by-products, speakers at a seminar said on Wednesday. “Global halal markets include not only Islamic banking and finance, but also food, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, education, chemical, travel, tourism and hospitality industries,” said Ahmed Ali Siddiqui, director at the Centre for Excellence in Islamic Finance at the Institute of ...

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Animals Mortality due to noxious diseases

Mian channu, dera din panah (Reporter) Animals are dying due to noxious diseases in southern Punjab. 10 animals of resident of village 128/15 L mian channu has died in one week which include cows and buffaloes. Farmers have called veterinary doctor for diagnosis but they failed to diagnose. Its alarming that in summer animals also died due to outbreak. Livestock ...

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Action against adulteration mafia, formation of vigilance cell

Vigilances cell action will spread to whole province up to end of December: DG Food Authority Lahore (News Reporter) Punjab food Authority has prepared draft of vigilance cell for control of corruption in the department and authentic information against adulteration mafia. One retired Army kernel or equal rank Military intelligence or ISI personnel will be the hired as a head ...

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Pakistani Kinnow exporters facing stiff competition in International markets with Turkey

In international market Pakistani Kinnow exporters are facing very stiff competition with Turkey. Government must consider fruits and vegetables in export package. Chairman fruit and vegetable association Mr. Waheed Ahmed told media that Pakistan has exported 125,000 tons of kinnow till the mid of January which is 5% less as compare to relevant time duration last year. While explaining the ...

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Orders of Crackdown against diseased chicken sellers

Lahore (General reporter) Punjab food authority has implemented emergency for consumption of healthy chicken. Orders are also given to food safety officer on urgent basis for crack down. There are more than thousand points of meat selling where hygienic measure are badly ignored during slaughtering of birds. Now food authority will take serious action and DG food authority Noor ul ...

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Agri students’ quest for promised land continues

DERA GHAZI KHAN: The district government has failed to wrest back from encroachers agriculture land meant to be given to students despite a court order. The land was ‘allotted’ to agriculture students under a scheme launched by the chief minister. In 2010, ninety-four agriculture graduates of Taunsa Sharif tehsil were allotted 9,400 kanal at Rakhkot Qaisrani, an arid area. But ...

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Mortality of animals costing 9 billion due to foot and mouth diseases: Secretory Livestock

1.5billion rupees granted for vaccination in animals: Naseem Sadiq. Lahore (NNI) Secretory livestock and dairy development Naseem sadiq said Mortality of animals costing 9 billion due to foot and mouth diseases every year. 136 districts of Punjab are granted 1.5billion rupees for vaccination in animals. Also 10 lac 75 thousand injection imported from abroad. Water is added by middleman in ...

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