Pakistan and Korea Collaborate on Aeroponic Technology for Seed Potato Production to Reduce Import Costs
maart 27, 2023Pakistan and Republic of Korea are working jointly on seed potato production through Aeroponics technology and 2nd generation crop is ready to harvest at PARC-National Agricultural Research Centre Islamabad.
China a potentially big export market for potatoes from Pakistan
februari 06, 2023China is a potentially big market for Pakistani potato, because the price of potato in China is higher, especially from January to April every year.
Improving potato production in Punjab, Pakistan
december 22, 2022The 'Capacity building of small-scale potato growers in Punjab, Pakistan' project – led by CABI and funded by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) – is already ‘sowing the seeds’ of success.
Pakistan plans to produce 4.87 Million Tons of Potatoes
november 12, 2020The Government of Pakistan has set a target to produce about 4.871 million potatoes and 2.220 million tons of onions during Rabi Season 2020-21 in order to fulfill the domestic requirements as well as for export.
Pakistan to Produce Two Million Disease-Resistant Potato Tubers Using Tissue Culture Technology
oktober 09, 2020Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) will Produce Two Million Disease-Resistant Potato Potato Tubers Using Tissue Culture Technology
Eleven new potato varieties approved for commercial cultivation in Pakistan
augustus 28, 2019The Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) of Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) has recommended 11 new potato varieties for commercial cultivation in Pakistan.
Pakistan proposes National Potato Institute; Seed potato import reduced by 50 percent
september 04, 2017Pakistan has reduced the import of potato seeds by 50 per cent as a result of strong public-private partnership in locally-certified potato production through planning and technical assistance.
Pakistan: No duty on potato export and no plans to import potatoes
januari 06, 2016As farmers in Pakistan are getting ready for the harvest, false rumors are spread that the Pakistani government has imposed duty on the export of potatoes.