The Met Office on Tuesday advised farmers to ensure field sanitation and prophylactic fungicidal sprays to safeguard the standing crops from diseases following the fresh rainy spell. “Weeds are expected to shoot in excess after the rains. Farmers should control weeds growth soon after the rains,” the office said in […]

Cotton means, “thread”. Cotton is an in determinant plant. There are four cultivated species of cotton. · Gossipium arborium · Gossipium herbacium · Gossipium hirsutum · Gossipium barbaden The first two species are called Old-world cotton. It is grown in India, Pakistan. Lint is used in textile and stuffing. The […]

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SCIENTIFIC NAME: Saccharum officinarum INTROUDCITON: Sugar cane is C4 plant it is a parineal crop. The plant takes 10 to 12 month under Pakistani condition. 18 month under Australian condition and 24 month in Cuba and Brazil condition to complete its life cycle. The plant grows from seed set called […]