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PARC chief calls for agriculture diversification

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Chairman of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), Dr. Nadeem Amjad, has called for diversification of agriculture saying it in addition to growing traditional crops, attention should also be paid towards planting other varieties as well. "Media can play its role for disseminating the results of scientists’ research to growers, which will not only increase yield but also help enhance earnings of peasants and strengthen economy," said Nadeem while…Read More

PARC chief calls for agriculture diversification

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Chairman of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), Dr. Nadeem Amjad, has called for diversification of agriculture saying it in addition to growing traditional crops, attention should also be paid towards planting other varieties as well. "Media can play its role for disseminating the results of scientists’ research to growers, which will not only increase yield but also help enhance earnings of peasants and strengthen economy," said Nadeem while…Read More

Diversification in agriculture, need of the hour

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article image Agriculture is the backbone of our country, with 22 per cent share in GDP directly coming from agriculture sector. Agriculture is a precarious occupation because it deals with risky issues for instance weather and market situations. This insecurity can culminate in inconsistent revenues (farm income) to the assessments that farmers make in a certain season. Hence, farm income unpredictability is a big hurdle which the farming community has to deal with. Innovativeness diversification is…Read More