LAHORE (September 27, 2018): Wasif Khurshid Secretary Agriculture Punjab has said that Government of Punjab is going to organize Rice yield competition 2018-19 and prize of worth of millions of rupees costly agriculture machinery will be distributed among rice growers. Secretary Agriculture further said that Rice growers belonging to District Lahore, Sheikupura, Nankana Sahib, Kasur,Jhang, Toba Tek Singh, Chaniot, Gujranwala, Gujrat, Hafizabad, Sialkot, MandiBahuddin, Sahiwal, Okara, Pakpattan, Vehari, Khanewal, Bahwalnagar and Khusaab will be eligible to participate in this yield competition.
Farmers (male/ female) having 3 Acre or more land can apply. Tenants, Contractors can also apply after due verification of their document from Tehsil Committee. Application form is available to farmers from their offices of regional Assistant Director Agriculture (Ext) or Agriculture Officers (Ext) during office hours. Application form can also be downloaded from official web (www.agripunjab.gov.pk), also photocopy of these forms will also be acceptable. Secretary Agriculture Punjab further disclosed that it will be noticed to maintain International standards during this rice yield competition.
If MRL report will not satisfied then that individual growers knock out from this competition. Farmers may submit their application form till 10th October 2018. Secretary Agriculture Punjab pinned his hopes that this rice yield competition will cause to start a healthy competition among rice growers.
For more information, farmers may contact on:
042-99200752 or 042-