Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC)

http://www.parc.gov.pk

News

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

Food security
Features

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

Innovation and technology
Publications

Zoning study shows the reach of 25 crops in Pakistan.

Food security
Publications

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

Food security
In the media

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.

Food security
News

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.