In order to overcome the shortage of forage for animals, cultivation of sorghum must be done, because in summer season it is the favorite forage crop of animals. Sorghum can bear dry and hot weather conditions. That’s why in many areas of Punjab, it can be cultivated successfully .
To get a better production, department of agriculture has recommended varieties such as JS 2002 Begari and JS 263, Chakwal Sorghum 2011. Experts also said that sorghum can be cultivated slightly on saline soils, but it is better to cultivate in loamy soil with a good water holding capacity.