The legally mandated public-private agriculture
and fisheries councils at the national and local levels often have too low level government representation.
The minister thanked the Chinese diplomat for showing interest in the development of agriculture
sector and assured him that the Balochistan government would fully cooperate with Chinese investors and provide them all necessary facilities.
The minister said Taka 9,000 crore was given as a grant in the agriculture
sector while Taka 6,000 crore was spent and remaining Taka 3,000 crore will be spent to mechanize the agriculture
Kibwana said agriculture
was the foundation for counties' prosperity and called for fast-tracking of the formation and implementation of policy frameworks for effective mitigation of climate change challenges to ensure food security.
In the meeting, besides other issues, promotion of agriculture
in the province, issues pertaining to farmers and how to address them were also discussed.
The NA Speaker emphatically stressed on a policy shift to make agriculture
more competitive, profitable and sustainable.
The member of national food security shared that the agriculture
sector was not properly cared in the past.
Francistown East legislator, Mr Buti Billy had asked the minister what strategies were in place to promote urban agriculture
It is pertinent to mention the Agriculture
department has developed this software in collaboration with the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB).
Chairing a high-level meeting in Islamabad, PM Imran Khan stressed upon the need to introduce new machinery and technologies to boost the agriculture
sector in the country.
Sindh government is working hard on a complete mechanization of agriculture
to increase farm productivity in the province and thus intends to seek technical support from Uzbekistan and Belarus.
A top story in a leading English daily news paper says that Federal government has started sending tax notices to big landlords including politicians as it has come to know that three out of four persons who declared agriculture
as source of income actually did not pay agriculture
tax in their respective provinces.
Rawalpindi -- In order to review the Punjab Agricultural Marketing Authority Act 2018, the Conference was organized in the Agriculture
House, which was chaired by the Minister for Agriculture
depends on good agricultural systems that are capable of increasing productivity and enhancing quality without weakening natural resources.