Cotton growers urged to use fertilizers

BAHAWALPUR, May 02 (APP):The Deputy Director of Agriculture Department, Government of Punjab, Hafiz Muhammad Shafeeq, has urged cotton growers in the Bahawalpur division to use fertilizers in their cotton fields on time. He was addressing a seminar here that was jointly organized by the Agriculture Department, Government of Punjab, and Fauji Fertilizer Company. He said… Continue reading Cotton growers urged to use fertilizers

Increased urea prices depriving farmers of right to livelihood: Shakir Awan

ISLAMABAD, Apr 15 (APP):Member of the National Assembly (MNA) Malik Shakir Bashir Awan of Pakistan Muslim-League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Monday said the increased prices of urea and other fertilizers had deprived the  farmers of their right to livelihood. Talking to APP outside the Parliament House, the PML-N MNA said he had submitted a calling attention notice… Continue reading Increased urea prices depriving farmers of right to livelihood: Shakir Awan

Fertilizers imports decreases 2.81% in 07 months

ISLAMABAD, Feb 22 (APP): Fertilizer imports into the country during the first 07 months of the current financial year decreased by 2.81 per cent as compared to the imports of the corresponding period of the last year. During the period from July-January, 2023-24 over 990,686 metric tons of fertilizers cost $493.618 million imported as against… Continue reading Fertilizers imports decreases 2.81% in 07 months

Engro Fertilizers welcomes gas tariff revision as a step in the right direction

ISLAMABAD, Feb 20 (APP):Engro Fertilizers has welcomed the bold decision of the government to remove the subsidy for fertilizer manufacturers that get their gas from the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) network, which represents 60% of all fertilizer manufacturing capacity. In a press release issued here on Tuesday, the Engro said that it fully… Continue reading Engro Fertilizers welcomes gas tariff revision as a step in the right direction

Bid to smuggle truckload of fertilizers bags foiled

DERA GHAZI KHAN, Dec 22 (APP):Agriculture officials on Friday foiled a bid to smuggle 650 bags of fertilizers to Balochistan and seized the truck. In compliance with the orders of deputy commissioner DG Khan Mahr Shahid Zaman Lak, assistant director agriculture Malik Kaleem and officials stopped a truck at Sakhi Sarwar check post. The truck… Continue reading Bid to smuggle truckload of fertilizers bags foiled

Wheat sowing completed over 92% areas, crop sown over 20.62 mln acres: Commissioner

ISLAMABAD, Dec 11 (APP):The wheat crop has been sown across more than 20.62 million acres of land in various crop-growing regions during the current Rabi season in order to meet staple food requirements as well as to maintain strategic reserves throughout the year. The crop sowing targets for the current season (2023-24) were fixed at… Continue reading Wheat sowing completed over 92% areas, crop sown over 20.62 mln acres: Commissioner

Fertilizers warehouse sealed

NAROWAL, Dec 07 (APP):A fertilizers store was sealed for selling the commodity at exorbitant rate here on Thursday. On the complaint of higher rates, Deputy Commissioner Sialkot Syed Hassan Raza, along with a special team of agriculture department raided the Shadab Agro Services Narowal owned by Muhammad Mushtaq near Vegetable Market early in the morning… Continue reading Fertilizers warehouse sealed

Commissioner for crackdown against fake pesticides, fertilizer

MULTAN, Dec 01 (APP):Commissioner Multan division, Engineer Aamir Khattak, ordered to launch crackdown against fake pesticides and fertilizers. Deputy Commissioners were directed to conduct sampling and registration of cases through district task forces. He expressed these views while presiding over the meeting of pesticide dealers. All dealers were asked to get register their stock by… Continue reading Commissioner for crackdown against fake pesticides, fertilizer

150 bags of fertilisers seized

FAISALABAD, Nov 26 (APP):The Agriculture (Extension) Department has seized 150 bags of fertilizers without brand name from a godown of a dealer. A spokesman for the department said here on Sunday that Deputy Director Agriculture (Extension) Chaudhry Khalid Mehmood conducted raid in Chak No 257-RB and recovered 150 bags of fertilizers worth Rs 800,000 from… Continue reading 150 bags of fertilisers seized

10 dealers fined for selling fertilizer on high prices

MUZAFFARGARH, Nov 24 (APP):At least 10 dealers of fertilizers were fined Rs. 80,000 over hoarding and selling the stuff at dearer prices. According to Deputy Commissioner Usman Ali, godowns and shops located in the Shah Jamal area were checked as per routine by officials of the agriculture department. During checking it had looked up cash… Continue reading 10 dealers fined for selling fertilizer on high prices

Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar presided over a meeting with DAP manufacturers on fertilizers (DAP) at Finance Division

APP60-271022 ISLAMABAD: October 27 - Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar presided over a meeting with DAP manufacturers on fertilizers (DAP) at Finance Division. APP/ABB/MOS
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Persons responsible for fertilizers crisis to be punished: Fakhar Imam

Fakhar Imam

KHANEWAL, Jan 08 (APP): Federal minister for National Food Security and Research Syed Fakhar Imam directed district administration to award strict punishment to the persons involved in creating artificial crisis of fertilizers. He was chairing a meeting of district coordination committee here on Saturday. He observed that PTI government was ensuring equal development in all… Continue reading Persons responsible for fertilizers crisis to be punished: Fakhar Imam

Govt committed to incentivize fertilizer manufacturers, exporters: Tarin

ISLAMABAD, Aug 25 (APP): Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Shaukat Tarin here on Wednesday reaffirmed government’s commitment to encourage and incentivize fertilizer manufacturers as well as exporters to meet domestic demand effectively. Chairing a meeting with the Chairman and other members of the Fertilizer Manufacturers of Pakistan Advisory Council (FMPAC), the minister highlighted the… Continue reading Govt committed to incentivize fertilizer manufacturers, exporters: Tarin

Fertilizer transit trade from Gwadar Port to Afghanistan continues: Global Times

BEIJING, Aug 17 (APP): Even as battle raged across Afghanistan last week, Gwadar Port, now operated by a Chinese company, continued to ship fertilizers to the landlocked country, the Global Times learned. A total of 500 tons of fertilizers were shipped out of the port’s warehouse by a fleet of Pakistani trucks during the past… Continue reading Fertilizer transit trade from Gwadar Port to Afghanistan continues: Global Times

Farmers being registered by issuing kissan cards: Khusro Bakhtiar

Govt ensuring urea supply to farmers at affordable rate: Khusro

RAHIM YAR KHAN, Mar 17 (APP):Federal Minister for Economic Affairs Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar said on Wednesday that farmers were being registered by issuing them kissan cards, due to which, they would get direct benefits of subsidy by the government on seeds, fertilizers and other agriculture needs. Talking to assembly members and notables here at Mohsin… Continue reading Farmers being registered by issuing kissan cards: Khusro Bakhtiar

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