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01 September 2022
View news from Pakistan Food crisis looms in flood-hit Pakistan
700,000 livestock swept away in flood water...
28 July 2020
View news from Pakistan Pakistan urges Eid al-Adha worshippers to purchase animals online to prevent coronavirus infections
Pakistani authorities are encouraging people to buy sacrificial animals online or to wear masks when visiting cattle markets....
09 September 2019
View news from Pakistan Balochistan Govt Upgrading Dairy, Livestock Sectors
PAKISTAN - The Balochistan government has chalked out a comprehensive plan to upgrade the dairy and livestock sectors to exploit their full potential and generate economic activities across the province....
05 August 2019
View news from Pakistan MCI to Allow Free Cattle Markets in Capital
PAKISTAN - After getting a low bid in two consecutive attempts as compared to last year, the Mayor of Islamabad Shaikh Anser Aziz has principally approved to allow ‘free cattle markets’ in the capital city....
24 May 2019
View news from Pakistan KP Govt to Establish Cattle Farms to Fulfill Meat Needs
PAKISTAN - A spokesman of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has said that the provincial government has decided to establish 4,000 cattle farms across the province....
07 March 2019
View news from Pakistan Paucity of Funds Delays Crucial Cattle Market
PAKISTAN - The lack of funds has left work at the almost complete model cattle market in Chichawatni stagnant for the last three years....
06 August 2018
View news from Pakistan Feared Congo Virus Fumigation Drive Launched in Cattle Markets
PAKISTAN - The livestock department started a fumigation drive to prevent the expected spreading Congo virus from sacrificial animals coming for Eid-ul-Azha in cattle markets set up on Super Highway and other areas of Karachi....
07 September 2017
View news from Pakistan Pakistan Exploring Markets for Export of Meat, Dairy Products
PAKISTAN - The government is exploring new markets for export of meat and dairy products with a focus on Global Halal Food Trade....
08 August 2017
View news from Pakistan Cattle Market Ruins Businesses, Uplifts Projects
PAKISTAN - The country's largest cattle market, set up in KDA Scheme 33, has made the lives of locals miserable, ruined the real estate business besides disrupting the upcoming residential projects....
23 June 2017
View news from Pakistan Sindh HC Orders Status Quo on Cattle Colony Fee Collection Auction
PAKISTAN - The Sindh High Court has ordered status quo on auction of three contracts for collection of fees from cattle points in the city’s Cattle Colony and Aansoo Goth areas....
16 March 2017
View news from Pakistan RCB Issues Final Notices for Shifting Cattle Pens
PAKISTAN - Rawalpindi Cantonment Board (RCB) has issued final notices to owners of cattle pens to shift them outside Cantt area....
07 March 2017
View news from Pakistan Promising Developments Shaping Up in Pakistan's Livestock Sector
PAKISTAN - Some promising developments are taking place in the livestock sector raising optimism about this sector’s solid growth and its enhanced contribution to the overall economy....
28 February 2017
View news from Pakistan Council to Launch Rs635m Livestock Development Project in Sindh
PAKISTAN - The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) is planning to launch a livestock development project worth Rs 635 million to promote the livestock sector in backward areas of Sindh province....
17 February 2017
View news from Pakistan Focus on Livestock Sector Stressed
PAKISTAN - The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) organised stakeholders’ meeting to identify priorities initiatives proposal for the next year ADP 2017-18 on Wednesday. ...
23 January 2017
View news from Pakistan Sindh Govt Works on Achieving Food Security
PAKISTAN - Sindh Minister of Livestock and Fisheries Muhammad Ali Malkani has said that the provincial government is committed to promoting and supporting agriculture, livestock, dairy and other sectors and will provide incentives and facilities to investors....
22 December 2016
View news from Pakistan Cattle Markets in Kashmore District Lacking Basic Facilities
PAKISTAN - here is a great dearth of basic facilities in the two big cattle markets of Kashmore district. Basic necessities such as water, grass, shelter, sanitation and also security are mostly missing in the markets situated in Kandhkot and Tangwani...
15 March 2013
View news from Pakistan Diphtheria Outbreak Kills Calves in Rawalpandi
PAKISTAN– Ten calves in the Muslim colony of Gwalmandi, Rawalpindi have died after a diphtheria outbreak has been confirmed by Dr Saqib Zafar, District Livestock Officer....
28 January 2013
View news from Pakistan Court Agrees on Meat, Poultry Exports to Afghanistan
PAKISTAN - The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has agreed to exports of poultry and cattle to Afghanistan provided the poultry and dairy farm associations can assure that the prices of chicken (broiler) and beef do not exceed Rs.285 per kilo and Rs.270 per...
05 November 2012
View news from Pakistan Pakistan Accepts USDA Semen and Embryo Health Certificates
PAKISTAN - The Government of Pakistan has agreed to proposed USDA veterinary health certificates for export of bovine embryos and bovine semen to Pakistan....
06 August 2012
View news from Pakistan PHC Maintains Ban on Export of Cattle & Poultry
PAKISTAN - The Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Thursday, 2 August, declared that a ban on exports and smuggling of cattle and poultry to Afghanistan would continue till the end of Ramazan. ...
31 July 2012
View news from Pakistan Plan Finalised to Stop Cattle, Poultry Smuggling
PAKISTAN - In compliance with the verdict of Peshawar High Court (PHC), the City District Administrative has devised a comprehensive strategy for carrying out crackdown against smuggling of cattle and poultry products to neighbouring Afghanistan. ...
14 November 2011
View news from Pakistan Farmers Advised To Adopt Global Gap Principles
PAKISTAN - Farmers should adopt principles of global gap to improve their produce according to international standards. ...
03 October 2011
View news from Pakistan Flood Kills 150,000 Cattle
PAKISTAN - More than 150,000 cattle have died in Pakistan as a result of the recent flooding, which, just 12 months after the last massive flooding in the country, has washed away fodder resources and helped spread water-borne and other infectious diseases...
22 August 2011
View news from Pakistan Support For New Poultry, Dairy, Fish & Meat Projects
SINDH, PAKISTAN - The Sindh Enterprises Development Fund has approved 14 investment proposals for processing a wide range of agricultural produce, dairy and poultry farming. ...
15 August 2011
View news from Pakistan Concerns Raised Over Food Safety
PAKISTAN - Concerns have been raised about the licensing of slaughterhouses in Karachi. ...
31 May 2011
View news from Pakistan Dairy And Meat Processing Zone For Sindh
PAKISTAN - The government in Sindh province in Pakistan had put forward plans for a dairy village and meat-processing zone in Bhambhore. ...
19 January 2011
View news from Pakistan Livestock, Dairy Exhibition To Be Held In Karachi
PAKISTAN - Sindh Board of Investment (SBI) is organising an exhibition on livestock, dairy, fisheries and poultry on 7 and 8 February 2011 at Expo Centre Karachi. ...
25 October 2010
View news from Pakistan Vigilence Required To Prevent Disease Outbreaks
PAKISTAN - Cattle being brought to cities for sacrifice on Eidul Azha are carriers of viruses and bacteria, which can result in outbreaks of various infections particularly the deadly Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF), experts have warned....
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