Posts Contributed By "Waseem Ahmed, Dr. Saeed Ahmad, Imtiaz Hussain, Rasheed Ahmed, Dr. Liaqat Ali"

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  • Saving citrus orchard from fruit fly

    Citrus stands first in area and production among the world’s tree fruits. In Pakistan also, citrus fruits are the most important fruit crops grown on the area of 160,000 hectares with production of 1.5 MMT annually. Citrus fruit is grown in all four provinces of Pakistan but Punjab produces over 95 per cent of the crop because of its greater population, favourable growing conditions and adequate water.  So to attain maximum output we need to minimize these losses to achieve maximum yield and farmers also get more income for their efforts. Pakistan has very fertile and variety of soil. It has variation in its soil and climatic conditions, which is very favourable for the production…Read More