Meetings / Events
- 21 Jul, 2016: PARC
up-graded its Arid Zone Research Institute (AZRI) D. I. Khan to the level of Arid Zone Research Centre (AZRC) and Establishes
four new Institutes in FATA and KPK to expand agri-research scope to the remote and less developed areas of the Country.
- 19 Jun, 2016: Farmer Training on
of Kitchen Gardening and Vegetables to Create Alternate Sources of Income and Food at AZRI, Bahawalpur.
- 6 Jun, 2016: Conference on
Agriculture productivity improvement through nudging at Pir Mehr Ali Shah University Rawalpindi in partnership with
University of California Davis.
- 5 Jun, 2016: Training seminar on
of Toxic Free Vegetables in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions has been organized by Arid Zone Research Institute, (PARC) Umerkot.
- 2 Jun, 2016: National Stakeholders Consultation Workshop for Prioritization on
Change Adaptation in Water, Agriculture and Energy Sector at National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) under the PSDP project
titled "Himalayan adaptation, water and resilience (HI-AWARE) research on glacier and snowpack dependent river Basin for improving livelihoods.
- 1-3 June, 2016: Training on
Carbon Sequestration in forest, rangeland and agricultural ecosystems
in Islamabad. Organized by WWF-Pakistan, Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
and Sustainable Land Management Programme (SLMP).
- 1-3 Jun, 2016: 3rd International Conference on
Agriculture and Forestry (ICOAF). Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila.
- 31 May, 2016: Seminar on
Small Farmers Access to Resources and Knowledge Issues & Options held at PMAS-AAUR.
- 23-27 May, 2016: Maize
Breeding Program Management and Statistical Data under the International Maize and Wheat
Improvement Centre (CIMMYT), U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC)
and other Partners, at Islamabad.
- 23-25 May, 2016: Training Workshop on
Pumps and High Efficient Irrigation Systems Design and Management at NARC, Islamabad.
- 16-20 May, 2016: Farmers Training on
and Quality Production of Medicinal Plants in lesser Cholistan and Southern Punjab through Value Addition and Value Chain Approach at
- 20 May, 2016: Seminar on
Saemaul Undong and its lessons for escape from Rural Poverty
in Pakistan at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR).
- 11 May, 2016: PARC
and ZTBL agree for cooperation in promotion and transfer of modern agriculture technologies in the country.
- 7-8 May, 2016: International Workshop on
Nutrient Stewardship for Food, Economic and Environmental Security.
- 6 May, 2016: Korean
Delegation Visit to NARC for Cooperation in Agriculture and Rural Development.
- 27 Apr, 2016: JICA
Afghan Mission Visit to NARC for Regional Cooperation in Agriculture and Rural Development.
- 23 Apr, 2016: Lanzhou
University (LZU) China Delegation Visit to PARC for Collaboration in Agri-Research and Development Program.
- 21 Apr, 2016: Korean
Ambassador to Pakistan Dr Song Jong-hwan announced establishment of Pak-Korea Hi-tech
Agricultural Innovation Centre/ Technological Park worth 29.11 million dollar at the University of Agriculture Faisalabad.
It will help replicate Korean rural and agricultural development model and to move the country towards the development and prosperity..
- 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.
- 5 April, 2016: Seminar on
Food Security and Export of Vegetable held at Pir Mehr Ali Shah
Arid Agriculture Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR).
- 28-30 Mar 2016: Regional Training Workshop on
GIS for Agri Monitoring
at PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi.
- 18-20 Mar, 2016: 9th International Geographical Union (IGU)
Conference on Land Use Change,
Climate Extremes and Disaster Risk Reduction. Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, University of Delhi.
New Dehli, India.
- 16 Mar, 2016: Farmer Field Day on
Demonstration of Wheat
Planted Through Zeero Tillage Drill. By NSTHRI, PARC Thatta in collaboration with USAID and CIMMYT Pakistan.
- 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.
- 22 Feb, 2016: Female Training on
Pest Management and Diseases of Off-Season Vegetable Crops
at NTHRI, Mansehra in collaboration with AIP-AVRDC (The World Vegetable Production Center).
- 18-20 Feb, 2016: 2nd International Conference on
Horticultural Sciences. By the
Institute of Horticultural Sciences, University of Agriculture Faisalabad
- 10 Feb, 2016: Seminar on
thinking & Paradigm Change in Agriculture
at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR).
- 9 Feb, 2016: One day training program on
Cultivation of Protected Vegetables through Integrated Insect Pest Management, organized by Arid
Zone Research Institute, PARC, Bahawalpur.
- 8-17 Feb, 2016: Training on
Crop Information Portal v.2: Server and Data Content Administration, and Geospatial Data
Publishing with Geoserver and Geonetwork. At FAO Representation Office, Islamabad.
- 7 Feb, 2016: Pakistan Edible Oil Conference (PEOC)
Organized by the Pakistan Vanaspati Manufacturers Association at the Movenpick Hotel Karachi in Karachi,
- 25 Jan, 2016: Seminar with series of lectures
contamination of chilies in Pakistan. Organized by PARC and the Food and Agriculture
Organization of the United Nations (FAO) at AZRI, PARC Umerkot.
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.
Aug 8, 2016.
E-bulletin 11, Apr-Jun 2016.
Aug 5, 2016.
E-learning courses on agriculture monitoring and statistics.
Aug 5, 2016.
FAO's ECONET approach and land cover change in Pakistan.
Aug 5, 2016.
Training on Carbon Sequestration.
Aug 5, 2016.
CRS Punjab bulletins Apr 2016.
Apr 22, 2016.
Cotton Production & Analytics.
Mar 1, 2016.
Testing Sentinel-2 images for crop monitoring in Pakistan.
Feb 20, 2016.
Crop Information Portal training.
Jan 20, 2016.
Sugarcane Production & Analytics.
Jan 20, 2016.
Training on REDD+ Technology for Forest Department Officers of Punjab.
Oct 29, 2014.
Agriculture Information System project: roll-out workshop.
Aug 13, 2015.
RS/GIS Training in Forest Management, Lahore, 4-8 May 2015.
FAO Pakistan website
Forum: "Pakistan Agriculture Sector". >>>>
SUPARCO, the National Space Agency of Pakistan
Government of Sindh: Agriculture Department
Agri Punjab >>>>