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Govt plans for unified price of feed gas to fertilizer manufacturers and direct subsidy to farmers on fertilizer ISLAMABAD (VOM ) : Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Tariq Bashir Cheema, Federal Minister for Industries and Production Syed Murtaza Mahmud and Minister of State for Petroleum Divison Dr. Musadik Masood Malik co-chaired a...

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*Ministry formulate a clear road map to enhance Agriculture credit to the farming community Islamabad :  The 18th Meeting of National Coordination Committee on Agriculture Transformation Plan was chaired by Federal Minister NFSR and convened by Mr A.Q Suleri at Ministry of National Food Security and Research. During the meeting the progress on ATP interventions...

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Utility Stores Corporation

*Prices of pulses, spices and branded items at utility stores are lower than the open market, Senior GM ISLAMABAD: Prices of pulses, spices and branded items at utility stores are lower than the open market. This was stated by Mr. Inayatullah Daula, Senior General Manager, Utility Stores while addressing a Press Briefing. He informed the...

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*PM vision in agriculture and livestock sector rests on Sustainability which will directly benefit the poor farmers, Imam Peshawar : Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Syed Fakhar Imam and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Agriculture and Livestock Mohibullah Khan visited the Agriculture Research Institute, Tarnab, Peshawar. Fakhar Imam said that the present government...

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*Imam welcomes development of ‘Pakistan – Netherlands Dairy Development Centre’ led by Engro Pakistan* Islamabad : Federal Minister of National Food Security and Research Syed Fakhar Imam received a delegation today led by the Ambassador of Netherlands Mr. Wouter Plomp. The delegation comprised of global leadership of Frieslandcampina N.V. which is the largest dairy company...

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International Best Practices are Inevitable for Sustained Food Security in Pakistan, Fakhar Imam   Islamabad : A two-day international webinar was held in the Department of Plant Protection, Karachi (DPP) on 28-29 January, 2022. The webinar was jointly arranged by Asian Development Bank (ADB), Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International (CABI) and Ministry of National...

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LATEST AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH MUST REACH AT THE DOORSTEPS OF THE FARMERS, FAKHR IMAM Lahore: Latest agricultural research must reach the farmers so that their production cost not only can be reduced but the country’s agricultural production can also be increased. Research Institutions have to play a constructive role for better output. There is a need...

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*Agriculture Transformation Plan will ensure prosperous future of the farmer, Fakhar Imam* Islamabad : Federal Minister of National Food Security and Research Syed Fakhar Imam chaired the 16th meeting of National Coordination Committee of the Agriculture Transformation Plan. The meeting was convened by Dr. Abid Qaiyum Suleri and was attended by Chief Secretaries of Punjab...

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Agriculture Network

*SAWIE Launches Pakistan Agriculture Network of Yield Enhancement* Islamabad: SAWIE launched Pakistan Agriculture Network of Yield Enhancement (PANYE) to fast track the innovations in climate smart agriculture to farmers across Pakistan through a yield competition. Ms. Shandana Gulzar chair Commonwealth Parliament Association and member National Assembly Special Committee on Agriculture Products, chaired the launching ceremony...

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Utility Stores Corporation

*USC ensures food security through provision of hygienically fit products* Islamabad: During Covid-19 pandemic, despite curtailed working hours and employees of Utility Stores Corporation of Pakistan (USC) being vulnerable to the pandemic, USC ensured uninterrupted supplies of essential commodities via its wide spread network of retail outlets.  As a matter of fact USC did not...