Dear All colleagues, we look forward to your participation tomorrow at Farmer Field Day .Dr sahib all is ready. Honourable Vice chancellor university of Agriculture Faisalabad Prof Iqrar SI, will formally open the day tomorrow at Zaidi Farm to showcase climate smart Agriculture practices. Thanks to Dr Abul Fazal sahib for hosting this great event. Here is full program in Urdu & English

Active participation of farmers, researchers , faculty of punjab university, UAF, Lums, team members of Ayub Agri Research institute, sawie , sacan , bank Alfalah, Data agro, Dawood Agro , UPSIGN

About this event

Demonstrate climate smart agriculture practices implemented in Rice -Wheat Cropping System of Pakistani Punjab.


10:30 Arrival- Zaidi Farm, Kakar Gill, Sheikupura

11-12- Farm Tour

12:00 Formal welcome

Ms Sundas Abass- SAWIE

Eng. Mushtaq Ahmed Gill (Tamgha e Imtiaz), CEO SAWIE and SACAN

12:05 Farm Introduction: Climate Smart Agriculture Practices: Zero Tillage, Bed Planting, Rice Residue Management , irrigation management, harvesting, etc.

Dr Abul Fazal Ali Khan, Owner, Zaidi Farms

12:15 Keynote Talk- Chief Guest

Prof Rana Iqrar Khan, Vice Chancellor, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad.

12:30: Farmer Field School Talks

I. Seed selection , sowing method, seed rate, roughing, preparing seed for next season

Dr Javed Ahmad, Director Wheat Research, Ayub Agri Research Center, Faisalabad

II. Balanced Fertilizer application, Nitrogen Application, losses and savings

Dr Abdul Wakeel, Associate Professor, Department of Soil Science, University of Agriculture Faisalabad

III. SAWIE Digital Climate Smart Advisory (Irrigation Management, water saving, soil & plant health , reducing post harvest losses)

Eng. Mushtaq Ahmed Gill (Tamgha Imtiaz), CEO SAWIE and SACAN

Engr. Faakhar Raza Regional Director PCRWR

IV. Regenerative/climate smart agriculture , emerging facts

Mr Mahmood Ahmad, Advisor, RIZQ and ex WIT – LUMS, FAO

V. Climate Smart Village Concept (Bank Alfalah & SAWIE Inititiative)

Mr Yahya Hameed Wallah, Head Agriculture, Bank Alfalah

Dr Khalid Mahmood, SAWIE

Mr Muhammad Yousaf, Head of Financial Support Services, SAWIE

1:30 Close