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Pak Agri Outlook

حالیہ بجٹ: چھوٹا کسان اور بڑا بہلاوہ

حالیہ  بجٹ میں دی گئی زرعی مراعات کو بجٹ کے امتیازی نشان کے طور پر پیش کیا جا رہا ہے۔زرعی شعبے کے لئے 341 ارب کے تایخی پیکج کا اعلان کرتے ہوئے وزیر خزانہ نے کہا کہ بجٹ میں سب کچھ کسان پر لٹا دیا ہے۔ کھادیں، زرعی ادویات و …

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Failure of cotton as cash crop.

Why cotton fail in Punjab during 2015? Haseeb Jan 8th semester B.Sc (Hons) Entomology Cotton is a cash crop of Pakistan and back bone of our agriculture. Cotton plays a major role in earning foreign exchange .The cotton crop production accounts for 1.5 percent in GDP and 7.1 percent in …

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Using Nanomaterials on Plants

Using Nanomaterials on Plants Dependence of the people in Pakistan is mostly on the agricultural produce to earn their livelihood. Being an agricultural country the agriculture system in Pakistan has always been a question mark. Reduced yields due to pest infestation, diseases, drought, environmental stress, humidity, water lodging, improper land …

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Critical issues in Pakistani Agriculture?

The economy of Pakistan depends heavily on agriculture. Importance of this sector is manifold as it feeds people, provides raw material for industry and is the base of our foreign trade. Foreign exchange earned from merchandise exports is 45% of total exports of Pakistan. It contributes 26% of GDP and …

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Plant made Pharmaceuticals (Biopharming)

Introduction: It is a new phenomenon that fascinates scientist and common people. It combines the use of agricultural plants and biotechnology. It is a scientific method of producing proteins, fats, Oils, hormones, human growth factors, antibodies and therapeutic drugs. These proteins are already produced by pharmaceutical companies. But through the …

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PHYTOHORMONES: The plant growth regulating machinery

PHYTOHORMONES: The plant growth regulating machinery Hormones are those products which are specially designed to coordinate the activities of specific cells in certain areas of the body. In living organisms, cells form tissues, and tissues form organs. Different activities occur at each level, and these activities must be coordinated so that …

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How Water stress effect photosynthesis

  Any environmental variable, which can induce a potentially injurious strain in plants, is known as stress. It may be Biotic stresses which include animals, weeds, pathogens (fungi, bacteria, virus,) or a-biotic stresses which may be due to water, salinity, temperature, radiation, heavy metals accumulation etc. which adversely the plant …

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   Role of Organic Farming In Insect Control

                               Introduction:                                    A method or sustainable technique for crop and livestock production which involves enhancement of natural fertility of land besides avoiding the use of synthetic pesticides, antibiotics, fertilizers, genetic engineering products and growth hormones. This is …

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