5m) term loans and INR70m cash credit facility of cotton seed
processing firm Shree Ram Proteins Private Limited.
DP 555 BG/RR COTTON SEED
by Delta & Pine Land Company
MULTAN -- Agriculture department has started work on a project to introduce latest cotton seed
in 2022 having maximum capacity to bear environmental changes and virus attacks.
Monsanto is set to construct a new cotton seed
processing facility in Lubbock, Texas with an investment of $140m.
Chairman of PCGA Haji Hafeez Anwar said that Federal Board of Revenue and Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association have reached an agreement to pay Rs 6 per maund tax on cotton seed
instead of 5% GST on oil-cake and 2% on cottonseed oil.
ISLAMABAD -- Country's second biggest commodity bourse, NCDEX, has announced the launch of cotton seed
future contract which is now available for trading.
The program is funded by sales of several Bayer products sold in the cotton market, including Temik insecticide, Baythroid insecticide, FiberMax cotton seed
, Finish harvest aid, Trimax insecticide and others.
MULTAN -- Better cotton production was achieved this year due to relaxation of taxes on pesticides, subsidy on fertilisers and provision of quality cotton seed
for 10,000 acres under Khadim-e-Punjab Kissan package.
ISLAMABAD -- As much as 24,501 metric tons of cotton seed
will be available for sowing during the upcoming Kharif season (2016-17), which is about 61 percent of the total seed requirements of the country.
Pakistan has the distinction that the oldest cotton seed
extant (9000 years old) in the world, that was discovered in Mehargarh, at the foot of Bolan Pass in Balochistan.
In February 2012, the Punjab Seed Council (PSC) had approved eight BT Cotton seed
varieties in addition to nine other approved in 2010.
He will coordinate the business strategy of the joint ventures in the Hebei and Anhui provinces, where the company sells cotton seed
enhanced with the Bollgard gene.