PAMCO's Horticulture Department Conducts Training of Farmers

PAMCO conducts Citrus, Olive and Grapes-nursery growers training Sessions

            PAMCO conducted three training sessions of farmers to educate them about emerging trends in farming of high value crops.

Citrus Production

            Citrus varieties & Cultivation at University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, on February, 2012, 40 farmers attended training secession.

            Training topics were included:

                        -   Citrus varieties & cultivation
                        -   Production Technology of Citrus
                        -   Pest and Diseases of Olives
                        -   Propagation Methods of Citrus
                        -   Citrus Nursery Production
                        -   Practical Session in Field

Olive Production

             “Olive Nursery Growers” training was conducted on 16th January, 2012 at Barani Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Chakwal for selected farmers of              Pothohar area. 45 farmers attended the session.

            Training topics were included:

                        -   Olive History & Cultivation in Pakistan
                        -   Production Technology of Olives
                        -   Pest and Diseases of Olives
                        -   Propagation Practices of Olives
                        -   Practical Session in Field

Grapes Production

            “Grapes Cultivation Training” secession was arranged on 20th January, 2012 at PAMCO office Lahore, 25 farmers from Bahawalpur, Rahim Yarkhan and              Bahawalnagar participated in the training.

            Training topics were included:

                        -   Grapes Cultivation in Punjab
                        -   Production Technology of Grapes
                        -   Pest and Diseases of Grapes
                        -   Propagation of Grapes
                        -   Economics of Grapes Cultivation

Citrus verity & cultivation, a training session by PAMCO at university of agriculture Faisalabad

Olive nursery growers, a training session by PAMCO at BARI, Chakwal

Grapes cultivation, a training session by PAMCO at PAMCO office Lahore