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Are Fruits and Vegetables in Pakistan high in Pesticide residue levels?

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Fresh-cut residue free fruits and vegetables also named as ready-to-use or ready-to-eat represent an important and rapidly expanding food segment and of great interest for growers, processors, retailers and consumers. However a large proportion of our daily food is contaminated with pesticides. Fruits and vegetables are facing numerous challenges in the form of insect pests, […]…Read More

IRSA warned low levels of water in Mangla dam during crop season

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Low levels of water in Mangla dam because of inexpert water management warned Indus Rivers System Authority (Irsa). This may be expected to result in problems in irrigation in coming sowing seasons for winter crops. Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) has been made aware by Irsa in a letter written on 24 July that […]…Read More