Countrys floriculture share in global market negligible: UAF VC


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

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UAF holds awareness walk to mark national tree plantation day


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

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




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

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UAF inaugurates local food enterprise


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

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UAF introduces web based farming solutions




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

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UAF introduces web based farming solutions


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

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UAF, SAP committed to deliberate Seed Policy




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

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UAF, SAP committed to identify improvement areas in Seed Policy


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

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UAF students to get training, scholarships


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

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