Kharif fruits refers to the planting, cultivation and harvesting of any domesticated plant sown in the rainy (monsoon) season on the Asian subcontinent. Such vegetation are planted for autumn harvest and may also be known as the summer season or monsoon crop in India and Pakistan. Kharif Fruits Almond Apple […]

Usman Siddique, Mujahid Ali, Dr. Rashid Mukhtar Balal Horticulture, College of Agriculture, UOS Allah Almighty says in Holy Quran: Banana trees (with fruit) one above another and abundant fruit and extend shade and water flowing constantly neither intercepted nor forbidden (Al-Quran surah Al-Waqia). Banana has 3 major species, first one […]

(By Muhammad Mudassar Ali, Dr. Muhammad Nadeem) (Institute of Food Science and Nutrition, UOS) Banana is historically being used due to its medicinal value. Its different varieties are used as ornamental purpose due to ts stem and leaf beauty. It is rich source of Vitamin E and carbohydrates. Products from […]

A nine-foot-long bundle (buwig) of bananas which was measured by San Fernando City agriculturist Eduvijes Flores is examined by other agriculturists on Wednesday, July 10. The banana tree was planted by Lolita Abaigar and Virginia Miranda of Brgy. Catbagen in the capital La Union. Vic Alhambra Jr. Source: