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Date：May. 7, 2019 Category：Markets
An aggressive buying by Iran has pushed basmati exports from the country to a record high in 2018-19, benefitting farmers of Punjab and Haryana, which account f...
Date：May. 2, 2019 Category：Markets
Coming to the aid of farmers in Punjab, which will ultimately benefit crops and end-consumers, agrochemicals manufacturers are gearing up to keep a check on spu...
Date：Apr. 10, 2019 Category：Markets
Further, the DM has been asked to issue directions to the police (investigating agency) to find out all the firms and individuals who were involved in the manuf...
Date：Nov. 26, 2018 Category：Markets
The state Agriculture Department today launched a state-wide campaign to motivate farmers to adopt proper methods of spraying herbicides with the help of hi-tec...
Date：Oct. 25, 2018 Category：Markets
Basmati from Punjab and Haryana is being sold up to Rs 3,700 per quintal, about a 30 per cent jump in its price over the previous marketing season, after a team...
Date：Jun. 8, 2018 Category：Markets
It is the second annual year that the Department of Agriculture, Punjab, is organising Pest Monitoring Program in Punjab in collaboration with Guru Kashi Univer...
Date：Aug. 1, 2017 Category：Markets
With government running centres and universities not helping farmers in addressing their issues, an NGO dedicated to farmers has come to their rescue from the p...
Date：Apr. 25, 2017 Category：Companies
Consequent upon the April 11 Mumbai visit of Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh to woo industrialists to make investments in Punjab, Crop Care Federation of In...
Tags:UPLInvestment & Expansion
Date：Nov. 30, 2016 Category：Products
More than 500 corn-farmers from across Punjab attended the field trial and demonstration event organised by Monsanto Pakistan at their field research facility l...
Date：Feb. 20, 2013 Category：Products
A ceremony was organised in this regard by the Department of Entomology at the UAF. UAF Vice Chancellor Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan and CABI Regional Director Dr Muhamm...
Tags:Application & Technology
Date：Jan. 14, 2013 Category：Companies
Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim (FFBL) – Pakistan’s largest manufacturer of di-ammonium phosphate (DAP) and granular urea – posted a profit of Rs4.338 billion for...
Date：Oct. 19, 2012 Category：Companies
Chemical maker DuPont awarded a $278,000 settlement to Eau Claire for damage to city trees attributed to use of one of the company's herbicides.
Date：Aug. 29, 2012 Category：Companies
Fatima Fertilizer has posted a profit of Rs2.59 billion in the first six months of 2012 against a loss of Rs153 million in the preceding period primarily by sel...
Date：Aug. 27, 2012 Category：Markets
Pest attack on the cotton crop has intensified and so far affected 15% of the sown area in Punjab, sparking fears among farmers that it will be difficult for th...
Date：Jul. 20, 2011 Category：Markets
Insects have infested high-yielding Bt cotton varieties sown early in southern Punjab because of ongoing spell of heavy rains and humidity, say agricultural exp...