Agriculture sector records 2.9% growth in FY2014-15

During fiscal year 2014-15, the overall performance of agriculture sector recorded a growth of 2.9 percent compared to the growth of 2.7 percent...

KP sugar subsidy decision to hurt two million people, bankrupt sugar mills

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF) Mian Zahid Hussain on Wednesday said the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has refused to abide by the...

Food department continue to purchase wheat from small growers

The Food Department has yet purchased as many as 560800 bags of wheat from small growers and farmers at the official wheat procurement centers...

Tea described as Pakistan’s top most consumable item

Tea Industry is one of the most important industries of Pakistan and it has huge contribution towards Pakistan's economy, said Abdul Rahim Janoo, Senior...

Pakistan has 0.3 % share in global horticulture exports

Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry's (FPCCI) Chairman Standing Committee on Horticulture and Agriculture Produce, Ahmad Jawad said that Pakistan has an...

Banks disbursed agriculture loan of over Rs 326 bln

The government is making all out efforts to ensure availability of credit and enhancing its flow to small farmers to boost agriculture production.According to...

Kissan Board urges govt to accept genuine demands of the farmers

Kissan Board has finalized a Charter of Demands and has urged the government to accept the genuine demands of the farmers? community by giving...

Wheat production can be boosted to 40 million tonnes

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday demanded a comprehensive policy to contain distortions in the wheat market putting growers...