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Ahmad Fraz Khan

Spilt milk: The woes of dairy farmers

Despite being the third largest producer of milk in the world, Pakistan has been importing dry milk and whey powder Published Mar 19, 2017 08:05am

Real time flow monitoring

Farmers are not so optimistic about the utility of the new system. They ask what this data collection is for. If it is Published Feb 27, 2017 07:25am

Optimism about potato exports

The formal export process is also gaining momentum because the Russian ban on potato imports from Egypt. Published Feb 06, 2017 06:55am

Ban on cotton sowing before mid April

The craze for early cotton sowing was born out of researchers’ preference and persuasion who argued that it could ... Published Jan 30, 2017 06:15am

Rains bring hope to farmers

Irsa thinks that it would continue with the earlier warning of 17pc water shortage even if there is some relief . Published Jan 23, 2017 07:11am

A year for farm sector recovery

Last year was more of a recovery period for agriculture, especially in Punjab. After three years of miserable... Published Jan 09, 2017 07:01am

Uncompetitive wheat stocks

With each passing day, unused wheat stocks negatively impact the national and provincial kitty. Updated Nov 28, 2016 08:56am

An unchecked cycle

The current situation could create problems, at both the individual and national levels. Published Nov 21, 2016 06:59am

Punjab: creating its own roadmap

'Effort would be concentrated on looking at agriculture as a business model and strive for its commercial success.' Updated Nov 14, 2016 10:08am