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Tunnel farming is a profitable business, Director General Agriculture

Director General Agriculture (Reform Irrigation), Punjab Malik Akram said that for tunnel farming drip irrigation method should be followed. Vegetable growing is becoming profitable business for farmers , non-seasoned vegetables are being sold in the market at a good price. The cultivation of non-seasonal vegetables in the tunnel increases production,less fertilizers and less water usage and also there is a ...

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Price of Tomato 30, Onion 10 Rupees raised

Price of tomato raised again, due to the decreased supply of in Sindh tomato price has been increased that is Rs.150 per kg that is more then chicken which cost Rs. 120 per kg. Due to which it has become difficult for consumers, shopkeepers say that import of tomato from Iran has been stopped and arrival of new crops have ...

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Phosphorus and minerals are compulsory for better growth of animals

Deficiency of phosphorus and minerals is affecting animal growth The immediate steps are taken to fulfill this deficiency. Experts from the Punjab livestock and Dairy Development Department Faisalabad Region said that the fodder with which farmers feeding cattle and poultry animals lack mineral and phosphorus.

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Pakistan ranking 10th largest country in Wheat Production

Despite being 10th largest wheat producer in the world, average yield per acre compared to other countries is less and in Pakistan average yield per acre is 28 mound while in other developed countries average production per acre is 60 mound so this is very serious issue.

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Cultivation Of Masoor must be completed by 15 November, Agriculture Department

Department of Agriculture has directed that the cultivation of Masor must be completed till November 15. According to the source, approved varieties Masoor 93, Niab Masoor 2002, Nab Masur 2006, Punjab Masoor 2009, Chakwal Masoor and Markaz 2009 etc. Seed rate should be kept from 10 to 12 kg per acre .The spokesperson said that cultivation after 15 November , ...

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Cultivate Radish variety of 40 days : Agriculture Experts

Agriculture experts said that the farmer should pay attention to cultivate variety of 40 days because this crop can be ready in 40 days. Agriculture experts said that the farmer should pay attention to cultivate variety of 40 days because this crop ready in 40 days, it is less bitter. Early crop can be infected by wilting and blight , ...

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Due to Cotton exports rates have been raised

Cotton quality is affected and rates have been raised Due to Cotton Export and quality affect, cotton rates have been raised and in different cities of country rates are increased by Rs 100 per kg to Rs. 6400 per kg per mound.While two to three percent polluted cotton raised upto 6550 per mound.

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During three months, farmers bought 15 thousand 710 tractors

Tractors sales increases 100% in the last three months of the current financial year and farmers across the country bought 15 thousand 710 tractors, only 5,993 tractors were bought during the month of September. Due to easy loans, reduction in taxes, subsidies on fertilizer and other initiatives, farmers are buying tractors for achieving good crop.

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25% reduction in Export of Pulses recorded

In the first three months of the current financial year, pulses export recorded a reduction of 25.17 percent. According to the statistical data, Pulses Export recorded $46.178 million from July to end of September. According to the statistical data, one lakh 69 thousand 821 metric tonnes of pulses was Exported.During the same period last year, two lakh 9 thousand 860 ...

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Wheat cultivation schedule and Varieties announced in the Barani area

Chakwal 50, NARC 2009, PARC 2009, Dharabi 2011 varieties are recommended Wheat cultivation schedule and Varieties announced by Government of Punjab in all Barani areas of Punjab. Chakwal 50 can be cultivated in Barani areas from 15th OCT to 15 NOV, NARC 2009,PARC 2009 , Dharabi 2011 and Pakistan 2013 can be cultivated from 20 OCT to 15 NOV. Seed ...

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