ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has stressed the need to adopt modern technology in agriculture sector to increase per acre yield. Addressing an award ceremony of Rice Exporters Association in Karachi, he said that agricultural production could be improved through mechanized farming and better agriculture policy. The president suggested establishing 'seed bank' to provide quality seeds to the growers for better crop. He said shortage of agricultural water was the main problem which could be resolved by using…
ZURICH: U.S. biotech company Monsanto Co and Microsoft Corp announced on Monday a partnership to invest in agricultural technology startups in Brazil.
ISLAMABAD: The agricultural credit disbursement during first eight months of current fiscal year (Jul- Feb 2015) has recorded 32.3 per cent higher as compare to the corresponding period last year, ARY News has learnt.