Agri Dept to organise mango competition 2018-19
By Our Staff Reporter
LAHORE: Spokesman of Agriculture Department Punjab has said that Government of Punjab is going to organize Mango Production Competition 2018-19. Main purpose of this competition is to increase production of best quality/ varieties of mangoes and also to create a healthy competition among mango growers.
In this regard, mango growers belonging to District Multan, Khanewal, Rahim Yar Khan, Muzaffargarh, Bahawalpur, Vehari, Jhang and Bhawalnagar can apply for this competition. Interested farmers (Male & Female) who have more than 3 Acre land will be eligible to take part in it. Joint-farming community members can also apply for it. Tenant and Contractors can also apply after verification of their documents from Tehsil committee.
Competitors will have to show mango varieties Samar Bahist, Chaunsa or Sindhari, White Chaunsa in this competition. Interested mango growers can get application forms from office of their district appointee Assistant Director Agriculture (Ext) or Agriculture Officer (Ext) with free of cost.
Farmers may download these application forms from official website of Agriculture Dept (www.agripunjab .gov.pk).Photocopy of application form will also be acceptable in this regard. Interested person will have to enact as per provisions of application forms. Farmers will have to submit their complete filled application form till 11th June 2018.
For getting more information in this regard, interested persons may contact on 042-99200752 or 042-99200734 during office hours. Spokesman further says that this mango competition will pave a way to increase production of best varieties/ quality of mangoes in Punjab.