FAO has a long standing collaboration with the Government of Pakistan in the field of agriculture
The AFA assessment: while Pinol showed commendable commitment to agriculture
, circumstances prevented him from acting adequately on the six priorities.
The two sides discussed the importance of the agriculture
sector, Chinese cooperation in capacity building of farmers, awareness about better use of latest technology, augmentation of production and investment in this sector.
The government will do everything needed for the agriculture
and farmers, Razzaque said, adding that the government is sincere in this regard.
This will help in moving the country from rain-fed agriculture
to water-fed agriculture
Admiring the efforts of Engineer Zamrak Khan Achakzai for the promotion of agriculture
sector and addressing the issues of masses, Malik Naseer Ahmed Shawani ensured to extend every possible support from for the development of agriculture
sector and farmers.
The officials from provincial agriculture
departments briefed the committee about the agriculture
policies and institutional frameworks for agriculture
development in each province.
Speaker said that the agriculture
department was devolved to provinces after 18th amendment.
He explained that the ministry was currently reviewing the 1991 Agriculture
Policy and also developing the National Agriculture
Investment Plan, which would guide the development of agriculture
sector including urban agriculture
in the country, thereafter, guidelines on urban agriculture
would be developed.
He said HRMS would help in bringing improvement in the working of the employees of the Agriculture
ISLMABAD -- Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday declared modern technology inevitable for agriculture
development in the country.