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UC Davis starts $17m farm centre in Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The UC Davis has recently launched a $17 million US-Pakistan Food and Agriculture Centre. The five-year project, funded by the USAID, will help faculty and graduate students to study and perform research at UC Davis and the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad (UAF) in Pakistan. According to details, during its first years the project will consist of workshops to help Faisalabad build relationships both through technology and entrepreneurship. "Establishment of…Read More

UC Davis to patronise agri education for modern farming

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Staff Report ISLAMABAD: UC Davis is taking the lead on the graduate education component of an innovative project in order to modernize agriculture in Pakistan with the initiation of a four-year $30 million Agricultural Innovation Project.This project envisages improvement in management practices and productivity of the livestock, horticulture and grains grown in Pakistan, in turn improving the economy and creating a brighter future for its people."It’s a fantastic project," said Jim…Read More