Honey Bees disappearing from the globe, a perilous fact
July 26th, 2016 | Muhammad Zaeem Mehdi and Zeshan Khaliq | No Comments
1400 years ago Quran refers to bee that generates honey. And your Lord inspired to the bees, ``Take for you self among the mountains, houses and amount the trees and [in] that which they construct. Then eat from all the fruits and follow the ways of your Lord laid down [for you]". There emerges from their bellies a drink, varying in colors, in which there is healing for people. Indeed that is a sign for people who give thoughts. [Al-Qur’an - Surah An…Read More
Water losses in agriculture – an alarming fact!
September 15th, 2014 | Umair Ashraf, Ehsanullah and Saghir Ahmad | No Comments
The use of water for agriculture is 70 per cent of all the water used on the earth. Water has its great influence on reducing poverty than rural literacy. Increase in the selection high yielding varieties and the use of fertilizers help in decreasing poverty but their influence is lower than the impact of irrigation and rural literacy. When irrigation water is enough, the cultivation of high yielding varieties and fertilizers is also high. A better irrigation system is the first…Read More