Agri Scientists should devise ways to tackle locust attack: HEC Secretary

Higher Education Secretary said that Agri scientists should devise solutions in order to tackle locust attacks.

Agri Scientists should devise ways to tackle locust attack: HEC Secretary

Secretary Higher Education Department Punjab Zulfiqar Ahmad Ghuman said that Agri scientists should think of the feasible answers for battle locust assault.  

He visited the University of Agriculture Faisalabad and met UAF Vice Chancellor Dr. Muhammad Ashraf. During the gathering Commissioner, Faisalabad Ishrat Ali and horticultural specialists of Entomology Department including Dr. Jalal Arif, Dr. Waseem Akram, Dr. Amir Rasul, Dr. Sagheer and others were additionally present.

He stated: “We need to pace up our endeavors to battle such difficulties of locust assault and increase per acre of land efficiency.” He said that researchers from life science the nation over should put forth the worked together attempts to vector the executives to battle the vector-borne infections including dengue.

UAV VC Dr. Muhammad Ashraf said that the legislature had set up a consortium of the horticultural institutes, food Security Ministry, Agriculture Department NDMA, and PDMA others to work together on these locusts.

He said that UAF had structured another sprayer for locusts that could spell the splash arrangement up to 50 feet high. He said that UAF had as of late set-up a research center for locust control.

Official Ishrat Ali said that the university should prepare youngsters to utilize computerized assets so as to make our exploration work at standard with universal principles. He stated: “We need to direct the critical thinking research for the industry.”

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