Category Major Crops

Making the New Varieties of Wheat

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EXTENSIVE research in wheat varieties in collaboration with foreign institutions over the years has boosted per-hectare yield. But local markets are yet to find ways for the realistic price discovery of multiple varieties and a surer supply management. The specifics…

Production Technology of Sunflower

Production Technology of Sunflower

  Muhammad Nazar Department of Agronomy, UAF Correspondence email: [email protected] Introduction: Botanical name:         Helianthus annus Family:                       Compositae Local name:              sooraj mukhi Importance: Edible oil is the essential component of our food but we are producing only 20% of our…

Cotton Production Under Changing Climatic Conditions in Pakistan

By Muhammad Waqas Yonas1*  and Muhammad Sohaib Khan  1Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan Department of Agronomy, Agro-Climatic Lab University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan Introduction Climate change is the variation in the average weather condition of a particular region of…

GM Maize: A Golden Product

By Muhammad Nazar and Muhammad Waqas Yonas Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan Introduction Agriculture is the backbone of Pakistan and contributes 25% to the national economy, provides employment for over 50% of the labour force and is main source…

Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa): An Emerging Nutritious Crop in Pakistan

       Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa): An Emerging Nutritious Crop in Pakistan                                     Muhammad Waqas Yonas1*,  Wajiha Anum1 1Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan 1Regional Agricultural Research Institute, Bahawalpur Correspondence E: Mail: [email protected]   Kingdom: Plantae    Clade: Angiosperms; Eudicots    Order:…

   Stages of Soybean Development

        Stages of Soybean Development                                       Muhammad Nazar1* Muhammad Roman1 1Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan Correspondence E: Mail: [email protected]   Introduction: Soybean development is a continuous process that starts from germination and ends at maturity of seeds.…

Cultivation of Spring Mash

Cultivation of Spring Mash (Vigna mungo)                          Muhammad Roman1*,  Muhammad Nazar1 1Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan Correspondence E: Mail: [email protected]   Introduction: Common Name: Mash/Black gram Botanical Name: Vigna mungo Family: Fabaceae Mash is an important leguminous crop…

Potential Influence of Transgenic crop on Agriculture

Potential Influence of Transgenic crop on Agriculture Saddaf Khan1*, Arshad Ali2, Muhammad Umair Yasin3 and Noman Nawaz4. 1Taxonomy lab, Department of Botany, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 2Postgraduate Lab, Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 3Department of Agronomy, University of…

Problems and solutions of cotton in Pakistan

Problems and solutions of cotton in Pakistan Arshad Ali1*, Muhammad Umair Yasin2, Touqeer Haider3, Zarghoona Naz4 and Muhammad Amjid1. 1Postgraduate Lab, Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 2Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 3 Pomology lab, Institute of…