Tag: NARC

Ambassador visits NARC for Pak-Uzbek farm research

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Ambassador of Uzbekistan in Islamabad, Furkat A. Sidikov, has taken keen interest in the agricultural machinery, plant genetic resources, horticultural and other inventions of NARC. The ambassador has recently visited the National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) to seek bilateral collaboration in agricultural research and development between Pakistan and Uzbekistan. He reflected his commitment to extend the cooperation by Uzbekistan in the field of agricultural…Read More

CIMMYT decides to setup of Research Centre at NARC

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The research and development (RandD) is the amalgamation of knowledge, innovation, and ability to improvise. The agriculture sector of Pakistan is the major economy stabilizer sector of the country having share of almost 21% in the GDP. The RandD activities need significant boost in agri sector. The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) has articulated its intention to establish a research centre at the National Agriculture Research Centre (NARC)…Read More

CIMMYT decides to setup of Research Centre at NARC

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The research and development (RandD) is the amalgamation of knowledge, innovation, and ability to improvise. The agriculture sector of Pakistan is the major economy stabilizer sector of the country having share of almost 21% in the GDP. The RandD activities need significant boost in agri sector. The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) has articulated its intention to establish a research centre at the National Agriculture Research Centre (NARC) recently…Read More

NARC relocation is not doable, says Dr Azeem

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) support is growing with the passing days. The farmers, agricultural experts, scientists, researchers, and even members from power corridors are displaying vigor to wave support in the NARC-CDA land conflict. Dr Azeem Khalid, Director General invited Ms Shahida Rehmani, Member National Assembly (MNA) to visit NARC and witness the accomplishments and infrastructure of NARC. The MNA was apprised with various laboratory…Read More

NARC relocation is not doable, says Dr Azeem

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) support is growing with the passing days. The farmers, agricultural experts, scientists, researchers, and even members from power corridors are displaying vigor to wave support in the NARC-CDA land conflict. Dr Azeem Khalid, Director General invited Ms Shahida Rehmani, Member National Assembly (MNA) to visit NARC and witness the accomplishments and infrastructure of NARC. The MNA was apprised with various laboratory…Read More

NARC vital for countrys existence

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article image PAKISTAN OWNS world-standard agricultural research organization namely the Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), where hundreds of highly qualified scientists are working to develop agriculture sector. The National Agricultural Research Center (NARC) is one of the famous research centers working under the council which has been facilitating agriculture development through research and guidance to farmers. The center serves as headquarter for dozens of agriculture research…Read More

Scientific community fuses to stop the lumberjack axing NARC

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BY Ahsan Jamil THE SCIENTIFIC Research Centers in any country are nurseries not only to cultivate and realign the research realm but also to invigorate the quelling SandT sector by exciting, rejuvenating, and transpiring the scientific findings that further feature in form of products of common utility and industrial benefit. These centers are not only buildings made of bricks and mortar but stick majesty and royalty with them. National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) is the crown…Read More

Scientific community waves support for NARC

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) came forward in support of National Agricultural Research Council (NARC) in response to the summary moved by Capital Development Authority (CDA) to Prime Minister to approve relocation of NARC office as CDA had planned to build housing scheme at NARC land spread over 1400 acres. PAS held a press conference to demonstrate their serious concerns on this issue. PAS President, Dr Anwar Nasim in the press conference commended the…Read More

NARC opens wheat harvesting exercise

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) wheat field farm area is a role model for farmers of Pakistan. Trained manpower and latest technology play an important role to enhance productivity of agriculture sector. The incumbent government gives high priority to agriculture sector for food security in the country. This was stated by Seerat Asghar, Federal Secretary for National Food Security and Research, on the occasion of inauguration of wheat harvesting at here…Read More