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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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Can we grow grapes in Punjab?

emerging trend of viticulture in Punjab, Pakistan/ feasibility of viticulture (grape production) in Punjab, Pakistan/ government initiatives for promoting viticulture in Punjab.    Grapes are not new to Pakistan they are being cultivated from decades on about 13000 hectares and annual production is about 49 thousand tons, most of the acreage …

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Maize in Pakistan

maize is third important cereal after wheat and rice. Maize accounts for 4.8% of the total cropped area and 3.5% of the value of agricultural output. planted on an estimated area of 0.9 million hectare with an annual production of 1.3 million tonnes. The bulk (97%) of the total production …

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