Monday, February 17, 2014
The News: Pakistan, which has an agrarian economy, is not equipped to adapt to climate change because of its low technological and resource base.
It has suffered a loss of billions because of the floods in recent years. A new strategy is required to mitigate and adapt to the impacts of climate change.
The increased demand for food due to population and income growth and the impacts of climate change on agriculture will ratchet up…
ISLAMABAD (January 28 2010): The US Consulate General Lahore, Bryan D Hunt, on Wednesday said that his country would support Pakistan in the development of agriculture related technology to boost the productivity and improve farmers’ income and for prosperity of Pakistan.
He said this while addressing the orientation course held for the participants of newly inducted Mobile Credit Officers (MCOs) of Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL), here on Wednesday afternoon.
Chaudhry Zaka Ashraf,…