Rules & Regulations
Agriculture is the first profession necessarily adopted by human and its extension taught by the Almighty to Noah the apostle of God before Deluge.The profession that has the responsibility of food production not only for mankind but for the cattle as well, is a continuous worship, blessed by Almighty.The people involved in this auspicious profession are fighters; fighters against the hunger and poverty which are mother of all evils.Each Extension Worker have massive responsibility to adopt the four paradigms to cope with the global challenge of food insecurity.
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is blessed with favourable environment for all crops so be matched with the blessings of Almighty, develop strong linkages with producers i.e. main stake holder and the agricultural scientists and pave the agricultural extension on a revolutionary gate way which leads to fetch highest economical yield.
I m feeling pleasure and enthusiasm for writing this message for Bureau of Agriculture Information which is critical and most important wing of Agriculture Extension. The overall responsibilities and functions of this wing is dessimination and technology among the farming community of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in particular. These technologies are dessimated through Mass media i.e Print media, Radio, TV and now an Internet in the shape of Website.
Agricultural messages / documentaries are produced and telecast at critical times of crops growth stages through TV channels round the year to educate farming community about latest and site-specific production technologies.
The Bureau also produces video documentaries on various agricultural topics for telecast through TV channels. These documentaries are usually played on the occasions of farmer days and training programmes. These documentaries are being provided to farmers / stakeholders.
Agricultural programs are broadcast daily from seven Radio Stations in KPK Province. Many talks of agricultural experts and interviews of progressive farmers.
The Bureau is maintaining official website of Agriculture Department, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa www.agriculture.kp.gov.pk . This website is regularly updated for dissemination of agricultural information and projecting development activities, research achievements, new innovations, Government initiatives and policy measures in agriculture.