Identifying and harvesting wild edible and medicinal plants can be a lot of fun for the nature lover. Maybe you are just looking to identify some of those "weeds" that you come across on a daily basis. Maybe you are a survivalist looking to learn which pla [ ... ]Read More
After it was exposed that theBill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the philanthropic brainchild ofMicrosoftfounder Bill Gates, purchased 500,000 shares inMonsantoback in 2010 valued at more than $23 million, it became abundantly clear that this so-called benevo [ ... ]Read More
Genes and genetic pathways involved in the intestinal health of chickens and pigs are described and genome-wide prediction tools for intestinal health are defined in the final scientific report from the EU group, Sustainable Animal Breeding (SABRE) subtitl [ ... ]Read More
THIS newspaper came up with a huge advertisement on Agri Expo 2012 that was held last week. The ad featured the following problems facing agriculture.
1. Farmers, farm managers and breeders.
2. Industry and trade media.
3. Import, export and trade bodies.
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Collaborations between Johns Hopkins and National Taiwan University researchers have successfully manipulated the life span of common, single-celled yeast organisms by figuring out how to remove and restore protein functions related to yeast aging.Read More
Many people think that eating solely plant based food is not healthy and are still convinced that meat, dairy, fish and eggs are necessary part of our diet. Often when they learn that somebody is vegan; the immediate reaction is to question how on earth t [ ... ]Read More
Pakistan is producing about 6 million tonnes of fresh fruit annually. This commodity is highly perishable in nature as it has an inherent tendency to spoilage due to physiological reasons, disease and pest infestation. Due to non-availability of post-h [ ... ]Read More
Paneer is an indigenous version of cheese. There are over 500 established varieties of cheese world over. As a delicacy, it is also gaining popularity in Pakistan where white cheese and cottage cheese are popular varieties. The indigenous methods of chee [ ... ]Read More
The viruses are parasitic in nature and cause the most infectious group of diseases, of all forms of livings (including human being, animals and plants). The viruses are very small to that of all others and can not be seen with necked eye, nor with the he [ ... ]Read More
- Soil structure in Pakistan
- A Basic Guide To Water Soluble Fertilizers
- Introduction to Organic Farming
- Proper use of fertiliser increases overall production
- Sewage sludge and organic composts
- 10 tips for better crop spraying
- Bacteria Can 'Fertilize' Copper-Polluted Soil
- Fertilizing Roses
- Major Crops of Pakistan
- Cotton in Pakistan