If overseas Pakistanis are given incentives to invest in agriculture back home they will find new opportunities to grow wealth.
We lack the fiscal space to invest in water conservation.
The finance minister must understand that for agriculture and rural businesses, the formal financial sector doesn’t exist.
Sugar cane cultivation and sugar manufacture represent the ‘worst of both worlds’.
Wheat is the only commodity which justifies government intervention as the poor
strata cannot be left at the mercy of the market
Agriculture is too risky for bankers and perhaps they are not wrong when they say as much.
The formal financial sector does not exist for farmers.