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Training Course on Adoption and Impact Assessment of Water Policies
The purpose of the training is to enhance Capacity Development of government officials and researchers who are engaged in agricultural development in Iraq and other countries, with up-to-date knowledge and enhanced capacity ...
Improved green fodder yield to feed animals managed by farming community
Improved green fodder by 20% at participating farmer fields with better quality fodder for animals managed by women in at least 12 households.
Data compilation of green fodder and dry matter yield from 6 validation plots (Farmer vs improved variety) of oats
Data compilation of green fodder and dry matter yield from 6 validation plots (Farmer vs improved variety)of oats
Two tonnes of improved variety of oat produced and distributed in 50 acres
2 tons of improved variety of oat produced and distribution for 50 acres
One improved variety of maize, guar and millet evaluated at 4 farmers’ fields
1 improved variety of maize, guar and millet evaluated at 4 farmers’ fields vs. local varieties at two villages (Saghar and Latifal) at Chakwal site
Distribution of Improved Oat variety seeds
Distribution of Pure seed of NARC-Oat for 50 acres
Establishment of Seed Plots by Participatory Entrepreneurs
Wheat and lentil are important crops to ensure food and nutritional security in dryland region. However, yield of these crops is quite low. Farmers plant local varieties using their own unimproved seeds. Low crop yield ...
Participatory Selection of Promising Wheat, Chickpea and Lentil Cultivars (Chakwal-Pakistan)
3 promising variety (Wheat, Chickpea and lentil) selected based on farmers evaluation and data analysis (report);
First Report of Chilli leaf curl virus and Associated Alpha- and Beta-satellite DNAs Infecting Nettle Weed (Urtica dioica) in Pakistan
Weeds act as reservoirs of begomoviruses and ‘‘mixing vessels’’ leading to emergence of new viruses that may infect crops once a susceptible host plant is introduced into an agro-ecological system. Owing to the importance ...
A transgenic approach to control hemipteran insects by expressing insecticidal genes under phloem-specific promoters
The first generation transgenic crops used strong constitutive promoters for transgene expression. However, tissue-specific expression is desirable for more precise targeting of transgenes. Moreover, piercing/sucking ...