Punjab govt to provide farmers 60 % subsidy on use of sprinkle or drip irrigation system

Punjab government is providing sixty percent subsidy on the installation of sprinkle or drip irrigation system to farmers of province for year 2019-20.

According to a spokesman of department, drip irrigation system saves up to 75 percent of water, reduces the expense of crop production and increases the crop yield by 20 to 100 percent.

He said that farmers can get free application form from deputy director agriculture and also download it from website www.ofwm.agripunjab.gov.pk

Source: Radio Pakistan