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19.2m tons wheat target proposed in Punjab

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Punjab Agriculture Department has proposed a target of 19.2 million tons of wheat for the Rabi 2012-13 for which an area of 16.80 million acres will be brought under wheat cultivation. To achieve the target an area of 1.183 million acres has been proposed to be brought under wheat cultivation in the Rawalpindi Division, said a spokesman of the department in a statement issued here last week.Experts say, the ideal sowing time for the wheat crop in the barani areas is between…Read More