Defining its vision, the draft says it aims at “making agriculture competitive.
Ahmad Fraz Khan
Despite being the third largest producer of milk in the world, Pakistan has been importing dry milk and whey powder
Revival of cotton crop needs a concerted strategy and effort by the federal and provincial governments.
Punjab badly needs to modernise its old storage system.
Farmers are not so optimistic about the utility of the new system. They ask what this data collection is for. If it is
Some bankers think that the targets including extending loans to 600,000 farmers was too ambitious. In the last 10
Will the Orange Line Metro Train transform Lahore for better or worse?
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.
New authority will invite applications; transport dept to regulate training centres
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.'