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Countrys floriculture share in global market negligible: UAF VC

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article image STAFF REPORT FAISALABAD: Despite a huge potential of producing good quality of flowers, the country’s floriculture share in the international market is negligible. This was stated by University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan while presiding over the inaugural session of seminar titled "Prospects of bulbous flower production" in Pakistan. It was organised by the Institute of Horticultural Sciences in collaboration with Green Works…Read More

UAF holds awareness walk to mark national tree plantation day

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article image FAISALABAD: The University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) held an awareness walk to mark national tree plantation day aimed at creating the awareness among the people about the blessings of trees. The rally organised by the Department of Forestry UAF was led by Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan. The rally commenced from Admin Block was concluded at Faculty of Agriculture. The participants were carrying placards inscribed with…Read More

UAF inaugurates local food enterprise in attempt to develop entrepreneurial abilities in students

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article image STAFF REPORT FAISALABAD: University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) scholars hold an event to mark the inauguration of a food enterprise developed by UAF Food Sciences scholars to fulfill the sustenance needs of the boarding students of the university. According to the sources, the company will supply healthy, hygienic foods to hostels at affordable charges. Vice Chancellor UAF, Prof Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan while addressing on the occasion said, "UAF was taking all measures to…Read More

UAF inaugurates local food enterprise

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article image STAFF REPORT FAISALABAD: University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) scholars hold an event to mark inauguration of a food enterprise developed by UAF Food Sciences scholars to fulfill the sustenance needs of the boarding students of university. According to the sources, the company will supply healthy, hygienic foods to hostels at affordable charges. Vice Chancellor UAF, Prof Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan while addressing on the occasion said, "UAF was taking all measures to outfit the…Read More

UAF introduces web based farming solutions

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article image STAFF REPORT FAISLABAD: The soil test-based fertilizer prediction model is developed jointly by University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) and Agriculture Department in order to help farmers to determine the level of nitrogen and phosphorous for optimum yield. The website - www.fertilizeruaf.pk- can be accessed for the details. Talking to a media briefing, Vice Chancellor UAF, Iqrar Ahmad Khan said, "The project was possible due to untiring efforts of researchers and scientists…Read More

UAF introduces web based farming solutions

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article image STAFF REPORT FAISLABAD: The soil test-based fertilizer prediction model is developed jointly by University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) and Agriculture Department in order to help farmers to determine the level of nitrogen and phosphorous for optimum yield. The website - www.fertilizeruaf.pk- can be accessed for the details. Talking to a media briefing, Vice Chancellor UAF, Iqrar Ahmad Khan said, "The project was possible due to untiring efforts of researchers and scientists from…Read More

UAF, SAP committed to deliberate Seed Policy

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article image STAFF REPOR FSB: The need of crystallizing of stakeholders to brainstorm on Seed related issues had become imperative especially after approval of Amended Seed Act, 2015 by govt. The University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) and Seed Association of Pakistan (SAP) have formed alliance to hold Pakistan Seed Congress (PSC)’ in order to deliberate pertinent issues on Modern Seed Act, seed policy, seed storage, handling protocols, and to address the issues of researchers and professionals…Read More

UAF, SAP committed to identify improvement areas in Seed Policy

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article image STAFF REPOR FSB: The need of crystallizing of stakeholders to brainstorm on Seed related issues had become imperative especially after approval of Amended Seed Act, 2015 by govt. The University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) and Seed Association of Pakistan (SAP) have formed alliance to hold Pakistan Seed Congress (PSC)’ in order to deliberate pertinent issues on Modern Seed Act, seed policy, seed storage, handling protocols, and to address the issues of researchers and professionals…Read More

UAF students to get training, scholarships

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STAFF REPORT FSD: The University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, has launched a Students Summer Working Opportunity Programme aiming at providing hands-on training, and financial assistance to its students. It was revealed in a Deans’ Committee meeting with UAF Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr Iqrar Ahmad in the chair. The VC said this massive campaign will pave the way to capacity building and leadership development among varsity students. He was of the view that scholars are supposed to…Read More

Oaks CAF Pakistan, UAF agree to boost agri

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Oaks CAF Pakistan Korean Company and University of Agriculture Faisalabad have agreed to collaborate in soybean, dairy value chain, value addition and other areas of agriculture to get the benefit from each other’s experiences. It was discussed at a meeting of Korean team led by Mrs Seo from Jung Oak and Lee JaeHo from Pakistan Korean Company with UAF agricultural scientists at ORIC office. Seo said that the collaboration will open up new horizon to get…Read More

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