Pakistan Agriculture Information System
Oct/Dec 2015

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Agriculture Information System: Pakistan Sugarcane Production Data Analytics


Pakistan Agriculture Information System

The sugarcane crop statistics for area sown as reported by CRS during the five years period of 2005-06 to 2008-09 averaged at 1029.9 thousand hectares. The share of Punjab was 687.6 thousand hectares, Sindh 240.9 thousand hectares, KP 100.8 thousand hectares and Balochistan 0.6 thousand hectares. The average production during the same period was 52.549 million tons. The production of sugarcane in Punjab was 34.087 million tons, Sindh 13.75 million tons, KP was 4.569 million tons and Balochistan was 0.028 million tons. more..

CASE STUDIES

Promotion of Olive Cultivation

Promotion of Pulses Cultivation in Punjab


The objectives of the projects are to develop basic seed of high yielding varieties of pulses, promotion of certified seed of Lentil, Moong and Mash and transfer of modern production technology through farmer training program.

Agricultural Innovation Program

FAO Aquastat: country statistics on water resources (Pakistan).


AQUASTAT provides country profiles, regional and river basin overviews based on the information available at the time they were written (5/10 years update). Information on the state of the water resources and water use, as well as the state of agricultural water management for Pakistan is provided.

TRAININGS/CONFERENCES

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What's New

  • PAK-SCMS BULLETIN: monthly crop situation and seasonal crop forecasting/estimation
     - Oct 2015
     - Nov 2015
     - Dec 2015
  • SUPARCO's ground information collection survey campaigns for Rabi season 2015-16 in Sindh, Punjab and KP will be carried out during February and March 2016.
  • CRS Punjab used to carry out Rabi crops surveys as per the following schedule.
  • Training on REDD+ technology for Punjab Forest department was arranged at RS/GIS Lab SUPARCO, Lahore, on 24-27 Nov 2015.
  • Training on monitoring of crops through satellite technology. Arranged at RS/GIS Lab SUPARCO Islamabad for crop reporting services. 18-22 Jan 2016.
  • The new updated Crop Information Portal of Pakistan is about to be delivered to CRSs and SUPARCO. The setup and testing is planned for February 2016.
  • Training workshop on administration and use of the updated version of the Crop Information Portal of Pakistan. Agriculture Information System project. 8-17 Feb, 2016, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Events

  • 1-3 June, 2016: 3rd International Conference on Agriculture and Forestry (ICOAF). Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila.
  • 5-6 Apr, 2016: Dawn Pakistan Food & Agri Expo. Exhibition as platform for all business and government sectors, directly or indirectly involved with agriculture and food industry of Pakistan. By the DAWN Media Group at Expo Centre, Lahore.
  • 15-17 Mar, 2016: 16th International Congress of Soil Science. By Soil Science Society of Pakistan in collaboration with Department of Soil Science & SWC PMAS-AAUR. At PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi.
  • 18-20 Feb, 2016: 2nd International Conference on Horticultural Sciences. By the Institute of Horticultural Sciences, University of Agriculture Faisalabad
  • 7 Feb, 2016: Pakistan Edible Oil Conference (PEOC) Organized by the Pakistan Vanaspati Manufacturers Association at the Movenpick Hotel Karachi in Karachi, Pakistan.
  • 1 Dec, 2015: Special project on "Skill Development of the Farmers of Balochistan (SDFB)" by PARC at the National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) Islamabad.

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JOBS

  • January 2016 Job list at the Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University (PMAS-AAUR), Rawalpindi.

PUBLICATIONS

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