Crop Maximization through Cooperative Farming

Government of the Punjab Agriculture Department through Extension Wing has approved a dedicated project titled "Crop Maximization through Cooperative Farming" for implementation during 2019-20 to 2020-21 to be implemented in districts Sialkot, Sargodha and R.Y. Khan. The objective of the project to enhance profitability of farmers through increasing productivity of crops upto 10% per acre and capacity building of farmers through participatory approach of "Learning by Doing". 

Duration: July-2019 to June-2021 (24 Months)
Cost: Rs. 400.00 Million
Allocation for 2019-20: Rs. 200.00 Million 

Physical Targets/activities 

  1. Registration/Activation Organization (No) = 137
  2. Establishment/Issuance of Revolving Fund to VOS = 137
  3. Establishment of Implement Pools (No) = 14
  4. Establishment of Farmer Field School  = 137
  5. Establishment of Input sale/Marketing Centre = 03
  6. Establishment of Income diversification/intervention (No)= 03

Expected Outcome

  • Quality inputs will be available at door steps of farmer 
  • Yield of major crops in the project areas will increase upto % 
  • Income of Farmers will increase 

Name of Focal person 

Dr. Muhammad Aslam
Agriculture Economist (HQ)
o/o Director General Agriculture
(Ext & AR) 21 Davis Road, Lahore