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 Rahim Yar Khan. The objective of the project to enhance profitability of farmers through increasing productivity of crops up to 10% per acre and capacity building of farmers through participatory approach of "Learning by Doing". 

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

Physical Activities/Targets

The activities/targets of the project are listed below:

  • Registration/Activation Organization (no.) = 137
  • Establishment/Issuance of Revolving Fund to VOS = 137
  • Establishment of Implement Pools (no.) = 14
  • Establishment of Farmer Field School  = 137
  • Establishment of Input Sale/Marketing Centre = 03
  • Establishment of Income diversification/intervention (no.) = 03

Expected Outcomes

The project will have the following outcomes:

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

Contact Details of Focal Person

Dr. Muhammad Aslam
Agriculture Economist (HQ)
Director General Agriculture
(Ext & AR)
Address: 21-Davis Road, Lahore
Phone: 042-99200774