Food crises an alarming threat for balochistan by
Download
1 / 12

Food Crises-An Alarming Threat for Balochistan By - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 114 Views
  • Uploaded on

Food Crises-An Alarming Threat for Balochistan By. Dr. Khair Muhammad Kakar Provincial Coordinator Agribusiness Development & Diversification Project Ministry of Food, Agriculture & Livestock Government of Pakistan Cell # +92-333-7809780 email: kmk692001@yahoo.com. Introduction.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Food Crises-An Alarming Threat for Balochistan By' - isra


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Food crises an alarming threat for balochistan by

Food Crises-An Alarming Threat for BalochistanBy

Dr. Khair Muhammad Kakar

Provincial Coordinator

Agribusiness Development & Diversification Project

Ministry of Food, Agriculture & Livestock

Government of Pakistan

Cell # +92-333-7809780

email: kmk692001@yahoo.com


Introduction
Introduction

  • Balochistan is the province which is facing a great and vital problem i.e. “Refugees”

    a. From Afghanistan (International).

    b. From Iran (International).

    c. Punjab, Sindh & NWFP-Domestic pressure of population and migration from other provinces in search of Job opportunities.


Food crises an alarming threat for balochistan by

Similarly the province was severely affected by long spell of drought (about 8 years). Which resulted the failure stories in the field of Agriculture and Livestock sectors.

a. Almost 58% Agriculture sector was affected (Economic survey of Pakistan 2007).

b. 73% Livestock sector was affected (Economic

survey of Pakistan 2007).


Food crises an alarming threat for balochistan by

Quetta is the city which was planned only for 50,000 Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)

At the same time the population of the province was increased with an alarming ratio.

To feed this huge population of the province along with the extra burden of the “Refugees” it is impossible to do so.

Therefore more efforts are needed to be planed.


Family size
Family Size Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)

The typical Pastoon & Baloch Culture never allow them to keep the family size very limited or smaller.

Ultimately, the average family size would be more then 7 or 8 person per family.


Why food crises in balochistan agriculture livestock sector
Why Food Crises in Balochistan Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)(Agriculture & Livestock Sector)

Low productivity per unit area.

Low yielding varieties of Crops + Fruits.

Limited information about latest and innovative Agriculture and Livestock.

Lack of proper breeds of Livestock

(Meat + Milk).


Why food crises in balochistan
Why Food Crises in Balochistan Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)

Regular availability of Electricity for Agriculture ?

Rise-up in fuel prices - which is a major need for Agriculture

None utilization of Solar and wind power.


Hope for bright future
HOPE FOR BRIGHT FUTURE Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)

(Agriculture: Crops + Fruits)

(Livestock: Meat + Milk)

High yield verities of Crops.

Better I.C.M. (integrated crop margent).

Maximum production per unit.

Tunnel Technology.

Better utilization of available resources (Water + Soil + Seed + Fertilizer + Pesticides)

Maximum meat & Milk producing breeds of Livestock.

Best utilization, management and supervision of grazing areas in the province.


How to overcome the crises
How to overcome the Crises Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)

Agriculture

Livestock

Solution

Human Being

Fodder + Range

Land improvement

Grass Species

+

Salt Bush


Food crises an alarming threat for balochistan by

LIVESTOCK SECTOR Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)

Camoori milk producing breed

(poor man cow).

Teddy Goats meat producing breed + cross breed (with any local breed) milk producing. Narri master meat producing breed (F3) is introduced in the Province.

Sheep Breeding (in cold zone)

Goat Breeding (in hot zone)


Agriculture sector
AGRICULTURE SECTOR Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)

Agriculture Sector

Mode / Dhaka / Sudan grasses.

Salt bush

Wheat (60 Munds per acre)

Low Delta Crops (Olive + Pistachio etc)

Grapes (Five imported + improved varieties)

Atom Royal.

Red Globe.

Thompson Seedless.

Crimson Seedless.

Princess.


Food crises an alarming threat for balochistan by

THANK YOU VERY MUCH Population. Now, the limit is crossed (approximately more then 2 Million)