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Horticulture Research International
Pakistan has all types of climatic zones.
Pakistan has wide plains, mountains and a long coast.
Horticulture covers 8 million ha (3%) of total cropped area. About 450,000 ha is under fruit cultivation while 346,000 ha is under vegetable cultivation.
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) under the Ministry of Agriculture.
Nature of Institutes
PARC is an agricultural research organisation, having 13 research stations throughout the country. PARC has four major divisions: Crop Sciences, Animal Sciences, Social Sciences and Natural Resource Management Division.
Organisations / Institutes:
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council