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Technical Support Day on "Improving Punjab CRS's monthly Crop Reports"

21 May 2015, CRS Punjab, Lahore

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discussion with CRS Officials The Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO), in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations (FAO) organized a one-day workshop to CRS Punjab at Lahore on 21st May 2015. The purpose of this workshop was to improve the quality of the Provincial Crop bulletin according to recommendations by FAO, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), University of Maryland (UMD) and SUPARCO.

Main purpose of this one day workshop was to review the status of procedures and information included in the Punjab CRS bulletins so far, and discuss with the CRS officials areas of potential improvement according to the recommendations by FAO, USDA, UMD and SUPARCO.

Training focus

  • Improve summary, text, and statistics.
  • Better representation of NDVI information derived from the GLAM system.
  • Improvements in tables, maps and graphics.
  • Addition of legends, captions and descriptive text in support of tables, maps and charts.
  • Insertion of chapters related to monthly.
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Sep 2, 2015 - A new amendment (no. 3) was signed by USDA and FAO to formalize a no-cost extension of the project GCP/PAK/125/USA from Oct 1, 2015 to Sep 30, 2016.

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