Rs2.5b allocated to improve cotton output

Rs2.5b allocated to improve cotton output

MULTAN – Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Haji Sikandar Hayat Bosan said on Monday that the Centre had allocated Rs2.5 billion funds to improve national cotton production...
Stagnant rainwater dangerous for cotton crop

Stagnant rainwater dangerous for cotton crop

FAISALABAD/Lahore – Stagnant rainwater is dangerous for cotton crop and therefore, farmers should immediately drain out rainwater from fields. According to a spokesman for Agriculture Department, rainwater has a salutary...
Livestock Dept takes steps to empower rural women

Livestock Dept takes steps to empower rural women

MULTAN – Punjab Livestock Department is taking revolutionary steps for women empowerment and enhancing milk and meat production across the province. Different schemes to alleviate poverty among rural women have...
Demand, supply govern poultry rates: PPA

Demand, supply govern poultry rates: PPA

LAHORE – The Pakistan Poultry Association (PPA) has said that the rates of chicken and eggs are only governed by demand and supply system. Since poultry products, day old...
Advisory for fruit fly control

Advisory for fruit fly control

Spokesman of Agriculture Department Punjab has said that Fruit fly is harmful for the Guava, Citrus and Mango, jaman etc. orchards. Due to attack of fruit fly our farmers...
Tight supplies restrict trading on cotton market

Tight supplies restrict trading on cotton market

KARACHI: The prices on cotton market remained steady amid sustained demand from spinners on Thursday. However, delay in phutti (seed-cotton) arrivals continued to hamper trading activity. Despite early sowing, many areas...