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PARC launches mega olive plantation project

Latest Update: February 1, 2016 | 355 Views
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ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has launched a mega olive plantation project in the country.

Acting Chairman PARC, Dr. M. Azeem Khan while chairing a meeting said Olive plants would be planted at fifty thousand acres by 2019.

He said that working in olive sector will generate huge financial impact in the development of economy and these activities would also create employment generation at larger scale and develop cottage industry in the country near Pak-China Economic Corridor.