Delegation of Sindh Agri Dept visits ZTBL farm ZTBL farm innovative place

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Staff Reporter

Islamabad

On behalf of Zarai Taraqiati Bank Ltd. (ZTBL) a delegation comprising 26 officials of Agriculture Extension Department, Government of Sindh was warmly welcomed during their visit to ZTBL Farm Islamabad.
The delegation was briefed by the Head Agriculture Technology Muhammad Arif about ZTBL’s vision and mission regarding serving the needs of the farming community and promotion of economic growth, by enhancing and channelizing the availability of credit to the agriculture sector. After that delegation visited the Agri. Tech. Expo Hall, where they were briefed about a wide range of Agriculture Machinery from land preparation to harvesting and storage, especially Raised Bed Machinery. The guests were also briefed about various activities carried out at ZTBL Farm for demonstration purpose, including, vegetable production, kitchen gardening, mushroom cultivation, apiculture and orchards management.
Commenting over the contribution of ZTBL in agriculture sector Director Training Agriculture Extension Department Sindh Mr. Mumtaz Hussain Jandan said that ZTBL Farm is very innovative place; further he added the witnessed the production practices and technologies that be introduced in agri. sector in Sindh. All officials greatly appreciated the efforts of ZTBL for contributing its role in introducing the innovative production practices and technology across Pakistan.