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Cold western disturbance is likely to enter the country on Friday which will cause rain/thunderstorm, severe windstorm and flooding in low lying areas

As per latest climatological conditions, severe heat wave has gripped upper and central parts of country, we are experiencing these conditions after 3 years, A cold western disturbance is likely to enter the country on Friday which will cause rain/thunderstorm, severe windstorm and flooding in low lying areas. Under the influence, Severe Windstorm exceeding 100km/hr, Moderate to heavy rainfall(total exceeding ...

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Distribution of 76 checks under calf fattening and calf save program

Honorary Check Distribution Ceremony was held at the Office of the Additional Director Livestock, District Sargodha. Special Guest Faisal Farooq Cheema distributed checks among livestock farmers. Director Livestock Sargodha Division Dr. Syed Nadeem Badar, Additional Director Livestock Sargodha Dr. Arif Sultan and cattle breeders of Tehsil Sargodha were also present on the occasion. He thanked the cattle breeders in Sargodha ...

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Target Of 10 billion Tree Tsunami Drive to Be Achieved by 2023, Chairman Faizullah Kamoka

Chairman NA Standing Committee on Finance, Revenue & Economic Affairs Faizullah Kamoka said that the PTI government would achieve the target of 10 billion trees by 2023 in the country. PTI government on the special direction of Prime Minister Imran Khan had launched ten billion tree plantation programs to make the environment pollution free, adding the project had been appreciated ...

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Federal Minister for National Food Security reiterates the government’s commitment for ensuring food security and safety in the country

Federal Minister for National Food Security, while talking to Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Country Director Rebekah Bell, he said that Ministry of National Food Security holds a very important place in the development of Pakistan. He said that Pakistan has potential in cotton, soybean and organic farming and government was paying special attention on these crops for achieving sustainable ...

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Special Instruction to Jaman growers and gardeners, Agriculture Experts

Agriculture experts instructed gardeners to use proper fertilizers for better growth of Jaman plants as proper and appropriate use of fertilizers can ensure good growth of Jaman plants. In seedlings of Jaman plant, gardeners should apply 20 to 30 kg of FYM while large plants apply 50 to 55 kg per plant. Young plants should also be given 250 gram ...

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Introduction to Revolutionary Mombasa Grass in the field of Agriculture

Taking a revolutionary step in the field of agriculture, scientists introduced Mombasa grass. It is longer than sugarcane and is the best substitute for meeting the nutritional needs of cattle. This tall and thick grass can also be used for food. To grow this grass it does not require a large amount of capital nor does we have to wait ...

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Propagation of Prime Minister’s Backyard Poultry project by Livestock Department

The 200 hens units ( each unit consisted on five hens and one cock) were distributed during a ceremony held at veterinary civil hospital through balloting draw here on Thursday. A total of 800 applications were received from which 200 were selected through balloting draw. Veterinary Dr Shahbaz Ali said that the hens were free from diseases and have capacity ...

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Negligence during the harvesting of sunflowers may affect crop production.

Agriculture experts have called on farmers to be very careful during the sunflower harvest. The sunflower is a very sensitive crop that takes 120 to 130 days to mature, farmers should be very diligent and careful in completing the sunflower harvesting process, as neglect in this process can have a negative impact on yield. Once the sunflower turns green to ...

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Pulses Seeds For 36,280 Acres Distributed Under Productivity Enhancement of Pulses Program; Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC)

The initiative was aiming at strengthening overall pulses seed production in the country to attain self-sufficiency in seed production for fulfilling the domestic requirements of the commodity. Currently, Pakistan was producing about 712 thousand tons of major pulses including chickpea, lentil, mung, and mash beans. The rest of these pulses must be imported to meet the demand of the country, ...

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Government announce subsidy on rice crop under prime minster emergency program

Agriculture Department announced subsidy on rice crops in 15 districts of Punjab including Faisalabad, Jhang, Chiniot, Gujranwala, Sheikhupura, Okara, Sialkot, Nankana Sahib, Bahawal Nagar, Narowal, Kasur, Gujrat, Lahore, Hafizabad and Mandi Bahaudin. A spokesman of agriculture department said that subsidy will be provided to registered farmers only for approved varieties of rice including Super Basmati, Basmati-515, PK-1121 and SK-133, PK-386 ...

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