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Fakhar Imam urges scientists to adopt biotechnology tools for yield enhancement

November 13, 2020 | | Share:

Islamabad, November 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): Minister for National Food Security Syed Fakhar Imam has asked the scientists to adopt advance biotechnology tools as genomics strategy for rapid yield enhancement of wheat, sugarcane, oil crops, and horticultural crops. This he stated during a visit to Green Super Rice fields at National Institute for Genomics and Advanced Biotechnology in Islamabad on Friday. He also stressed the need to develop techniques to improve local animal breeds through genomics based research. Syed Fakhar Imam appreciated the efforts of scientists for developing Green Super Rice.

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