April 8, 2017IslamabadMinistry of National Food Security and Research in collaboration with Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has trained 7th batch of 118 small farmers of Balochistan province.
The farmers were trained under Research for Agricultural Development Programme (RADP), which aimed to develop the agriculture sector of the province, an official of the ministry said.
The course was organised by Agriculture Poly-technique Institute of National Agriculture Research Center, PARC, he added.
The PARC, he said had launched various projects for promoting agriculture, livestock and horticulture sectors to enhance the farm income of small scale farmers for alleviating poverty from less developed areas of the province.
He said farmers were provided four weeks training, giving special priority to small farmers of the province for their capacity building.
Under the programme, he said 1,000 small farmer…