Essays about: "Punjab agriculture"

Found 5 essays containing the words Punjab agriculture.

  1. 1. Problems faced by small scale farmers in the dairy sector Pakistan : a case study of Punjab province

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Khwaja Tariq Ziad; [2018]
    Keywords : dairy production; Pakistan; supply chain;

    Abstract : The contribution of livestock in economic development of a country is vital. Pakistan is blessed with abundant natural resources, especially vast agricultural resources on account of its fertile irrigated land, four seasons and glorious history of old traditions of farming. READ MORE

  2. 2. Water Supply and Sanitation in Peri-Urban Areas of Developing Country: A Case Study of Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema vatten i natur och samhälle

    Author : Shahbaz Ali Khan; [2012]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to assess prevailed water and sanitation issues in peri-urban areas of Punjab, Pakistan. The suitable ways to develop sustainable sanitation system in relation with governance support need to be found for such zones. READ MORE

  3. 3. Life at risk : hazardous child labour within agriculture in Sialkot, Pakistan

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Muhammad Amjad Nawaz; [2012]
    Keywords : child labour; working condition; child labour laws in Pakistan;

    Abstract : The issue of child labor and hazardous work is a reality in many developing countries including Pakistan. With its high population density, mostly in the rural areas, a majority of the households engage in activities that are geared towards survival without considering the negative implications. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analyzing feasibility of pricing in sustainable irrigation water governance reform in Punjab, India

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Tatsuhiko Sato; [2011]
    Keywords : water pricing; India; irrigation demand management; sustainability;

    Abstract : India faces water management challenges. The agriculture sector is the largest user and polluter of water but the water resource management has had a duality of good design and poor implementation. The agricultural water management is in a conflict between institutional and political priorities in ensuring security for food and rural livelihood. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effects on cotton production due to climate change : an assessment on water availability and pesticide use in two different cotton growing regions in India

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Jesserina Flores Araya; [2008]
    Keywords : Cotton; resilience; water availability and climate change;

    Abstract : According to several scientific reports, climate change will have an impact on water provision and thus agriculture, which depends on soil moisture for plant survival. India is a country that is heavily dependent on agriculture as a source of income. One of the country’s future challenges is securing water for irrigation. READ MORE