Sindh’s procurement, price difference may put pressure on Punjab, rigging its calculations, miller warns.
Slowly, but surely, the power of choosing work, its timing and cost, is shifting from farm owners to rural labour
Retailers still fleecing consumers in holy month.
Cotton is a difficult crop — it takes 16 steps to mature; if one step is missed or mishandled, the yield suffers badly.
The establishing of Ramazan Bazaars for provision of cheaper vegetables is proving inadequate.
Says the TLP will have to approach the court of law for lifting the ban imposed by the govt.
Price controls have a direct distortionary effect on the supply-demand equation.
Allocates water share among provinces for early Kharif season on provisional basis.
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Agriculture in the Rawalpindi district has always had issues.
Will the increase in the base wheat price from Rs1,400 to Rs1,800 de-incentivise greed or work the other way round?
Insists that the party that enjoys a majority in the Senate has the right to nominate the leader of the opposition.
In the last 27 years (post-Water Accord period), the country has never met its entire Kharif demand.
The potential for natural and religious tourism is immense and untapped.
Punjab needs to levy taxes rather than pressing the entire mass transit system to wrong direction, says operations official.
Despite proximity of several agricultural institutions, productivity averages of district are below that of provincial numbers.
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The psyche and economics of the three-crop pattern are seductive.