Some bankers think that the targets including extending loans to 600,000 farmers was too ambitious. In the last 10
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Farmers who have been actively involved in rice trading do not agree with Reap’s point of view. For them, reduction
The formal export process is also gaining momentum because the Russian ban on potato imports from Egypt.
The craze for early cotton sowing was born out of researchers’ preference and persuasion who argued that it could ...
Irsa thinks that it would continue with the earlier warning of 17pc water shortage even if there is some relief .
International prices have gone up from $315 to $335 per tonne, and are still rising.
Last year was more of a recovery period for agriculture, especially in Punjab. After three years of miserable...
The mere idea of ending the procurement price has touched a raw nerve of the farmers.
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Farmer reports from central Punjab suggest cane sale at as low as Rs150/40kg.
Based on PHDEC’s assessment and some farmers, too, agree, the final output figure might e close to 0.4m tonnes
With each passing day, unused wheat stocks negatively impact the national and provincial kitty.
The current situation could create problems, at both the individual and national levels.
'Effort would be concentrated on looking at agriculture as a business model and strive for its commercial success.'
Unlike Punjab, Sindh has not only maintained its acreage and yield figures but is improving in cotton pockets as well
Farmers claim that tax, at least for now, hardly makes sense as the agriculture sector is under stress.
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Loan application submissions are slow, and their acceptance even slower.
Farmers lament ‘substantial losses’. Official circles have more conservative loss estimates.