Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC)

http://www.parc.gov.pk

Projects

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Features

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Climate-resilient soil fertility management by smallholders in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.

News

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Pakistan’s goal to achieve self-sufficiency in wheat production just became more attainable with the release of five new wheat varieties.

Features

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Agricultural Innovation Program (AIP) comes to a close but its impact lives on.

Publications

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Zoning study shows the reach of 25 crops in Pakistan.

Publications

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New fact sheet captures the impact of six decades of maize and wheat research in Pakistan.

In the media

tag icon Nutrition, health and food security

Source: Dawn (23 Dec 2019)

Pakistan has released 20 new high-yielding, disease-resistant and climate change-resilient wheat and maize varieties during the year.

News

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In the face of endemic malnutrition, researchers in Pakistan are turning to biofortified maize to combat vitamin A, zinc and protein deficiencies.

News

Pakistan’s National Philatelic Bureau issued a commemorative postage stamp to honor the 100th birthday, last 25 March, of late wheat scientist and Nobel Peace Laureate, Dr. Norman E. Borlaug.