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Cotton sowing area doubles to 92 lakh hectares

PAR Jul 9, 2020 0

Cotton sowing has picked up pace across the country because of good rainfall, with nearly 92 lakh hectares coming under cultivation so far. Last seaso...

PARC signs MOA for Potato Nucleus seed Production

PAR Jul 9, 2020 0

Islamabad: Memorandum of agreement (MOA) for potato nucleus seed production through tissue culture was signed between three parties i.e., National Ins...

PM Imran urges world community to protect the vulnerable from impacts of Covid-19

PAR Jul 9, 2020 0

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan urged the international community on Wednesday to formulate a combined strategy to protect the most vulnerable se...

Pakistan’s “King of Fruit” exports set to nosedive amid pandemic

PAR Jul 9, 2020 0

Dwindling harvests, drooping demand and export supply chains hit by the coronavirus are biting into Pakistan’s mango industry, with producers of the p...

Locust swarms: How can they be warded off?

PAR Jul 9, 2020 0

In May 2019, when the Union and state governments were caught off-guard by the locust attack, their response was to pass the buck. Union Minister of S...