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Mohiuddin Aazim

Slack in agricultural growth

An outstanding thing happened in the seed sector: the provision of 27pc certified cotton seeds for sowing in FY16. Updated Jun 09, 2015 10:06am

Improved marketing of mango exports

Mango exporters are set to start foreign sales with hope of earnings this season exceeding that of last year. Updated May 18, 2015 08:28am

Changing agribusiness culture

The issue of mapping agribusinesses has been under discussion for quite sometime, officials say. Published Apr 20, 2015 06:18am

Experiments on hybrid food crops

The results of experiments attempting to enhance food crops’ productivity and ensure food security have remained mixed. Updated Apr 17, 2015 09:42am

Export potential of poultry products

PPA officials say there is a need to recognise the potential of poultry exports and formulate a policy package to ... Published Mar 23, 2015 07:17am

Maize cobs meal for livestock

PLDDB officials say maize cobs meal is suitable for all kinds of domestic animals and is far cheaper than other meals. Updated Mar 16, 2015 08:45am

Banks’ profitable journey

Apart from growth in core incomes, the industry’s profits were also driven by higher private sector lending and strong Published Mar 09, 2015 11:44am

Output of key crops rising in Sindh

Unlike in the past, many cane growers now have more than one cane variety to grow, depending upon the maturity period of Published Mar 09, 2015 11:07am

Food prices and rural inflation

Demand for processed food has increased in rural areas, changing the rural population's composition of the food basket. Updated Mar 02, 2015 08:28am

Warehouse receipt system

The borrowers — farmers and/or commodity processors — and banks will enter into an agreement and the Published Mar 02, 2015 07:16am