Tag: Floriculture

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

Floriculture possesses great export potential

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The export potential of floriculture industry of Pakistan is in the global markets like UAE, Saudi Arabia and Russia and European Union. This is because in Pakistan majority of flowers are produced in winter while Europe yields low production in the same season due to snow. Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Centre, PASTIC (Sub-Centre Peshawar), a subsidiary of Pakistan Science Foundation, PSF, in collaboration with Institute of Research Promotion,…Read More