USDA, the United Nations, and Pakistan Unite to Fight FMD

USDA, the United Nations, and Pakistan Unite to Fight FMD
Dr. Muhammad Afzal of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) holds up a bottle of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) vaccine to show what happens when the cold chain is broken........Details
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Our dairy sector
The entire public sector of Pakistan is affected by the incompetence and bad governance of successive regimes. Primarily an agrarian country with over 70
percent population residing in the rural areas, the agricultural sector is one of the most negl- ected areas of Pakistanís economy. . ....Details

Speech by Sardar Yar Muhammad Rind Minister for Food, Agriculture and Livestock On the Occasion of Poultry Congress 2004
It gives me great pleasure to participate in poultry congress organized by Pakistan Poultry Association.





Dairy industry in Pakistan
With the every passing day, dairy products are becoming costlier because live stock farming has not scientifically grown with the increase in population and also it did not match with the pace of urbanisation. .......Details

Government urged to set up Dairy Export Cell
ISLAMABAD: Dairy farming experts have urged the government to set up a Dairy Export Cell within the ministry to chalk out a strategy for exporting milk
. .......Details

Save the Dairy sector-Save Rs. 1043 Billion per anum 
Utilization of science as a tool for development of economies of nations, has divided the world into two components, the developing and the developed world. .......Details

Milk is an essential food item for growing, school going children. Access to good quality milk is their right........................Details

0.320m animals exported  
SLAMABAD:The Senate was informed on Friday that as many as 3,20,489 animals were exported to different countries under the commercial export of live animals through open policy since May, 2009......Details

Cattle farm upgrading 
The size of the farm has expanded in recent years but the staff and infrastructure facilities sanctioned way back in 1982 for 90 cows are not enough to manage around 500 animal heads......Details

Huge livestock losses feared in Sindh
In the current deluge in Sindh, livestock owners, especially some poor farmers have been forced to sell their animals at throwaway prices while Eidul Azha is just round the corner. But many are struggling to first fend for themselves......Details

Improving peri-urban dairy farms  
Pakistan is blessed with a good genetic potential for dairy development. Buffalo, being the principal source of milk, produces about 66 per cent i.e., 24.2 million tonnes, while cows contribute 32 per cent, and goats and sheep two per cent......Details


Livestock and dairy board  
ISLAMABAD (October 18 2002) : The government on Thursday constituted a livestock and dairy board on Thursday to promote production of this industry and enhance export......Details



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