Tag: Desperate

Desperate need for farm reforms

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article image High prices are the ultimate signal that demands are outstripping supply and that there is simply not enough food to feed the ever growing population of this already giant country. Pakistan faces a number of challenges to agricultural growth including technological fatigue, policy deficits, infrastructural, credit and marketing constraints and water, and soil health related ecological and environmental problems. Public sector agricultural research and development has not adequately…Read More

Desperate need for seed certification

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WHERE THE paucity of water, environment degradation, floods, land erosion and fast urbanization have cast negative effects on agriculture in Pakistan, lack of provision of quality and certified seeds is equally responsible for the constant decline in per acre yield. Black-marketing, high prices and interrupted supply of certified seeds have always been a grey area for the farmers, who find it hard to withstand besides all other odds like fertilizers availability and water shortage especially…Read More

Desperate need to arrest cyber crimes

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With the rise in technology, the risks and crimes have also come along. Cyber crimes like websites hacking, information stealing especially of sensitive nature or viruses injection have become pain in the neck of internet users both individuals and governments. The developed states have got control to much extent over this menace by securing data protection at almost all levels, but as far as the developing states are concerned they still need to do a lot in this regard as week internet…Read More

Desperate need for organic farming!

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AS THE issue of climate change and subsequent degradation of environment has started getting worse the world over including Pakistan with every passing day, the recent studies on practicing all available options and resources regarding protection of global environment or overcoming the negative impacts of climate change are gaining strength. Organic farming has emerged as the best environment friendly option and states are increasingly getting inclined towards adopting this way of farming. India…Read More