Dr.Wasif Khurshid


Food is imperative of the survival of human being and bringing diversification in agriculture is most viable solution. Pakistan graced with unique agricultural environment and favorable climatic conditions. Resultantly, Pakistan holds respectable status across the world and our quality crops, fruits and associated products are remarkable recognitions. Holistic coordination of research, extension and farmers is the driver of development. Government led interventions implementation harness the beast returns, but possible through diversified agricultural extension services among farming communities. These extension workers are skilled change agents serving the communities at their door step. Besides field extension services, different training institutes are expanding their potential under Government of Punjab.

Dr. Muhammad Anjum Ali Buttar

Director Generel of Agriculture MESSAGE

Food requirements are increasing with the mounting population of the country. We meant not attain maximum production, but also the cost effective ad quality produce in wake of health safety. Conversely, agriculture has turned to complex system evolving erratic challenges. Agriculture production depends on several inter-related components such development of appropriate production technology, dissemination of modern technology to the end users, and the formulation of farmer friendly agricultural policies. Despite of barriers, we have to linger on our mission and offer best research and extension services. I am indebted that research, extension and adaptive research are working at their best potential for the development of agriculture.