A day before, Trade Development Authority of Pakistan, Sub-regional office, Hyderabad organised a seminar on the export potential of banana at Sindh Agriculture University. Dr. Mujeeb-u-ddin Sahrai, Vice Chancellor, SAU, Deans and professors graced the event. To share research, skills, techniques to enhance the product quality and quantity, the soil scientists, researchers, leading banana growers and experts from the departments concerned gave an elaborate presentations to the progressive growers of banana.
Speaking on the occasion, the Vice Chancellor appreciated TDAP’s continuous efforts to hold seminars in different product areas to enlighten the growers and producers about export mechanism and demand of indigenous products in international market.
Nosherwan, an expert from Sprouts Biotech Laboratories showed a comprehensive video on tissue culture and also emphasised up on the growers to switch to tissue culture technology to have disease free plants to increase the quantum of banana production. Mr. Muhammad Khan, Director, Agriculture Extension, told that Sindh stands out with around 80 thousand acres of banana production..