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Pak Agri Outlook

Thirsty crops and our economy

Author Name: Farwa Shehzadi (Bsc. Hons Agri sciences (Agronomy) 8th semester University of Agriculture Faisalabad) Co Author: Muneeba, Tauqeer Qadir And Sadam Hussain   Pakistan is water stress country, it is estimated by Pakistan council of Research in water resources that our country may become dry in 2025, if our …

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Biofortification- A way to overcome Malnutrition

Biofortification- A way to overcome Malnutrition Muhammad Umair1, Shakra Jamil2, Rahil Shahzad2, Ghulam Mohyuddin Talha1, Dr. Muhammad Zaffar Iqbal2 Plant Breeding and Genetics Department, University of Agriculture Faisalabad Agricultural Biotechnology Research Institute, AARI, Faisalabad What is Bio-fortification? The process of increasing the nutritional content of the edible portion of plant foods to levels that …

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Agriculture in pakistan

Bushragull42@gmail.com Agriculture in pakistan Pakistan is a very important  agriculture  country . Due to its production and land quality it is referred as a sparrow of gold as India. In Pakistan, the most agricultural province is Punjab where wheat and cotton are the most grown. Agriculture Statistics in Pakistan: ​Agriculture constitutes the largest …

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Micro Catchments-An Efficient Water Conservation Technique in Rainfed Areas

Micro Catchments-An Efficient Water Conservation Technique in Rainfed Areas (Muhammad Nasir*, Hafiz Muhammad Arslan Abid, Sajjad Manzoor, Muhammad Tayyab) University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan *nasir.uaf1900@gmail.com +923136756580   A micro catchment is a specially designed area with slope to increase runoff from rain and concentrate in a planting basin where it …

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War on water   

“Wars of twenty-first century will be fought over water” Ismail Serageldin.  Water is the driving force for all the nature. Pakistan is a grave victim of water scarcity , because of being on lower riparian in relation to the rivers emanating from the Indian held Kashmir, India has never missed …

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Investing in Agriculture

Investing in Agriculture “Agriculture is our wisest pursuit, because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals and happiness’’ Thomas. Long time ago some wisest person think of growing crops is far better than to rear large, horrible and toothier animals, with the passage of time …

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Role of information technology in Agriculture

Role of information technology in Agriculture Two major problems of the world; population growth and urbanization .the population of the world is increasing day by day and it is daunting. As per 1998 census, population of Pakistan was 130,857,717 and by an estimate in 2016 it is 194,077,727. The population …

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