Govt to protect maize growers’ interests

Govt to protect maize growers’ interests

LAHORE – Agriculture Department has been implementing governmental policies for protecting interests of maize growers in the province. The spokesperson for the department said on Sunday that farmers’ rights protection was top...
Paddy crop to cover 4.4m acres in Punjab

Paddy crop to cover 4.4m acres in Punjab

SIALKOT – Over 4.445 million acres of land will be brought under paddy crop during Kharif season in various rice growing areas of Punjab. Sources from agriculture department told APP...
Agri dept launches PMIS to ensure transparency

Agri dept launches PMIS to ensure transparency

LAHORE – Punjab Agriculture Department has launched a Procurement Management Information System (PMIS) for transparent and efficient management of public procurement, leading to good governance and delivering value for...
INTRODUCTION: Camel Milk

INTRODUCTION: Camel Milk

Camel milk: What possible importance can camel milk have in the year 1981 in a world beset with a multitude of  problems? The answer to this is clear when we...
The growing livestock farming

The growing livestock farming

Livestock is the second important sector of agriculture. While the share of agriculture in GDP declined from 26 in 1986-87 to 24 per cent in 2003-04, the share of...
Cotton sowing witnesses 1pc growth

Cotton sowing witnesses 1pc growth

Cotton crop sowing had registered over 1 percent increase across the crop producing areas of the country as compared with the cultivation of corresponding period of last season as...