Dawn News

Mohammad Hussain Khan

Fears of a lower mango crop in Sindh

Contractors who buy orchards’ fruits for onward selling say they don’t rule out a 10-20pc shortfall in production. Updated Apr 27, 2015 08:38am

Vegetable markets in a shambles

“We are ready to shift to the new market anytime, provided basic amenities are ensured there. Published Apr 20, 2015 06:18am

Kharif crops: enabling environment

Officials are optimistic that the availability of water would be enough to meet growers’ needs this year. Updated Apr 13, 2015 08:24am

Drainage project on back burner

‘It was design failure in the case of the Left Bank Outfall Drain, as stated in a World Bank study. For the Right ... Published Mar 23, 2015 07:17am

Low oilseed prices discourage growers

Growers feel discouraged by market price the oilseeds fetch and are handicapped by the lack of an enabling environment. Updated Mar 16, 2015 08:15am

Forgotten pledge to landless peasants

Women became economically empowered and were happy. There were cases where they didn’t cultivate crops on their land Published Mar 09, 2015 11:15am

Lining the Rohri Canal

A pilot project for lining a 10km segment of the Rohri Canal — known as the mini Indus — has been completed. Updated Mar 02, 2015 08:17am