5th world moot on agri, food security, climate change in Sept.
September 3rd, 2014 | Technology Times | No Comments
STAFF REPORT ISB: The faculty of Agriculture, PAS Form and HEC, Islamabad, has jointly organized the 5th International Conference on Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change”. The conference would be held at the University of Poonch, Rawalakot,
The University of Poonch, Rawalakot, AJK, had organized four conferences in consecutive years.
During the event, technical sessions would be held where experts would share their experiences and researches with the audience while the scientists will visit the tourists spots.
Agriculture is an important sector of the Pakistan economy. It provides us with much of our food, the crops, and livestock that contribute billions of rupees to our economy each year. Agriculture is highly dependent on specific climate conditions.
Climate changes like the frequency and droughts and floods have posed challenges to the farmers, while warm weather could disrupt our ecosystems. The overall, climate change could make it more difficult to grow crops and raise animals in the same ways and same places as we have done in the past. The effects of climate change also need to be considered along with other evolving factors that affect agricultural production, such as changes in farming practices and technology.
The organizers have advised the delegates to contact Nasir Rahim on these phone numbers 03335728117 (Cell), 05824960077 (Off) for accommodation purpose.
Published in: Volume 05 Issue 34
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