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Potato in the farming system of Sindh

Allah Wadhayo Jagirani

Potato in the farming system of Sindh

by Allah Wadhayo Jagirani

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Published by Pakistan Agricultural Research Council in Islamabad, Pakistan .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Allah Wadhayo Jagirani, Khalid Ahmad Bajwa, Richard Eberlin.
ContributionsBajwa, Khalid Ahmad., Eberlin, Richard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsACQUIRED FOR NAL
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 13 p. :
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1258503M
LC Control Number94930298

Punjab, the Food Basket of India, is an agrarian state. Agriculture has an important role in the culture and economy of Punjab. In this article, we will present some facts and figures about agriculture in Punjab and crops grown in figures given on this page are according to the data published by government of Punjab. The potato changed all that. Every year, many farmers left fallow as much as half of their grain land, to rest the soil and fight weeds (which were plowed under in summer). Now smallholders could.

  The area under potato crop is , hectares with a total production of roughly million tonnes as per the latest agricultural statistics. The highest production of potato is in Punjab, followed by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan and Sindh. The production of vegetables (except potato) has remained range-bound between 3m and m tonnes during to , according to stats compiled by the Ministry of National Food Security and.

Agriculture is the science and art of cultivating plants and livestock. Agriculture was the key development in the rise of sedentary human civilization, whereby farming of domesticated species created food surpluses that enabled people to live in cities. The history of agriculture began thousands of years ago. After gathering wild grains beginning at least , years ago, nascent farmers (01) China: , mainly in organic farming system. Beginning with `80’s, in trend with the overall increasing demand for healthy food it has been reported a growth in potato demand. This fact has convinced many farmers lately to be in trend and switch for a farming system to fulfill the consumer’s Size: 1MB.


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Potato in the farming system of Sindh by Allah Wadhayo Jagirani Download PDF EPUB FB2

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