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24 January 2008
View news from Pakistan Pakistan EPA Says Poisoned Fodder Caused Mass Death
PAKISTAN - The Environment Protection Agency (EPA) has, in its preliminary investigation, confirmed that a whole farm of cows, died on November 11 because of poisoned fodder, an EPA official told Daily Times on Wednesday. ...
23 January 2008
View news from Pakistan Aflatoxins Fatal for Dairy Cows
PAKISTAN - The high feed costs made dairy farmers in Pakistan use old bread in the cattle diets. However, mycotoxins in this bread have caused a catastrophe, when 493 animals died in Karachi’s Landhi Cattle Colony in November last year. More than 1,200...
04 December 2007
View news from Pakistan Researchers Collaborate on Tick Research
PAKISTAN — Researchers from the University of Rhode Island’s Center for Vector-Borne Disease are teaming with colleagues from Pakistan to help the south Asian nation address its growing tick problem....
03 December 2007
View news from Pakistan Compensation Demanded for 3,000 Paralysed Cattle
PAKISTAN - Hundreds of dairy farmers have demanded the government compensate them for the loss of their cattle stock in the last one week, but the government has yet to respond. ...
19 November 2007
View news from Pakistan Use of Technology Urged in Dairy, Livestock
PAKISTAN - A Sindh born American expert on veterinary sciences, Dr Inayat Hussain, has said that the production of meat, eggs and milk in Pakistan was not keeping pace with the increase of population and stressed the need for using modern technology for...
29 October 2007
View news from Pakistan 300 Milk-Cooling Units Set Up in 500 Pakistan Villages
PAKISTAN - The Livestock and Dairy Development Board (LDDB) has established as many as 300 milk-cooling units in 500 villages of the country for small and landless farmers to increase livestock productivity and help alleviate poverty in the country. ...
15 August 2007
View news from Pakistan Plan to Improve Milk, Meat Production
PAKISTAN - The Punjab Livestock and Dairy Development Department has drawn a plan to assist livestock farmers of Cholistan to improve milk and meat production. ...
10 May 2007
View news from Pakistan Pakistan Ban On Meat Export To Stay: Minister
ISLAMABAD - Minister for Food, Agriculture and Livestock Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that increased share of livestock to the agriculture GDP will not only improve the supply position in the domestic market but also help lessen dependence on imports....
20 April 2007
View news from Pakistan AJK To Raise Farmers’ Living Standards
KASHMIR - The Azad Jammu and Kashmir government has chalked out an integrated plan to raise the living standards of farmers besides opening new avenues of employment in the livestock and dairy sector, official sources said....
15 March 2007
View news from Pakistan Tug of war over milk price affects none but consumers
PAKISTAN - The price of milk in the metropolis seems to be doomed to no end, with its never-ending upwards trend, coupled with the government’s inability to deal with the situation. ...
14 February 2007
View news from Pakistan Provinces urged to issue farmer passbooks
KARACHI - Governor State Bank of Pakistan Dr Shamshad Akhtar on Tuesday urged the provincial governments to ensure speedy issuance of passbooks to the farmers in order to enable them to get bank credit. ...
View news from Pakistan South Africa: Food prices to rise
SOUTH AFRICA - Meat is meat but people won’t eat as their pockets begin to shrink. ...
08 February 2007
View news from Pakistan Milk crisis evades resolution in Pakistan
PAKISTAN - Around more than a month has gone by but milk prices have not ceased to fluctuate, causing intense crisis in the milk market, and leaving consumers to bear the brunt....
09 January 2007
View news from Pakistan Milk price issue hangs in the balance
PAKISTAN - The city Nazim held a meeting with milk retailers on Saturday in which it was agreed that the price of milk would be reduced, but so far no price reduction has taken place. ...
08 January 2007
View news from Pakistan Milk sellers continued selling milk on higher prices despite their commitment
PAKISTAN - The milk sellers continued to overcharge the customers despite their commitment a day back with the city government to sell milk on the official prices till the reports of the committee constituted by city government to evaluate their demands...
06 January 2007
View news from Pakistan ‘Govt focusing on livestock uplift’
PAKISTAN - Governor Lt Gen (r) Khalid Maqbool has said the federal government has allocated Rs 11 billion for disease-free livestock and introducing new techniques for the marketing of meat and milk....
11 December 2006
View news from Pakistan Cattle colonies will facilitate supply of milk, meat: Sindh CM
PAKISTAN - Sindh Chief Minister Dr Arbab Ghulam Rahim has said that the establishment of cattle colonies in 22 districts of Sindh will prove helpful in the breeding of livestock besides supply of milk and meat to people for which Sindh government has...
08 December 2006
View news from Pakistan Pakistan, Argentina plan JV in dairy, meat
PAKISTAN - Pakistan and Argentina have decided to undertake joint ventures in livestock, dairy production and meat processing and carry out joint research in agro-technology including oilseed and hybrid seed production in Pakistan....
29 September 2006
View news from Pakistan Smuggling creating shortage of milk, meat animals
PAKISTAN - Unabated smuggling of dairy animals from Pakistan to Central Asian States via Afghanistan through Quetta and Torkham borders is creating acute shortage of milk as well as meat animals in the domestic market. ...
22 September 2006
View news from Pakistan Modern Cattle Colonies Planned in Karachi
PAKISTAN - Sindh Chief Minister Arbab Ghulam Rahim on Friday said that the provincial government would set up 27 modern cattle colonies in the province, which would provide thousands of new job opportunities, besides greatly boosting rural economy. ...
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