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Dependence on agriculture

Dependence on agriculture

The agricultural sector is the only sector in Pakistan which employs the majority of the country’s labour force. According to the World Development Indicators, in 2011, the agricultural sector absorbed 45.1 percent of the country’s total labour force, which was higher than the top agricultural exporting countries of the world, …

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KP govt approves maize hybrid seeds to promote agriculture

KP govt approves maize hybrid seeds to promote agriculture

Corn production to increase by 200,000 metric tonnes in province PESHAWAR: To increase the production of maize crop and provide the best quality seed compatible with local environment to farmers, the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI)-led Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has approved four different hybrid seeds of corns produced by private companies. The …

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