NBP to provide training, advisory services on model farms

NBP to provide training, advisory services on model farms


PESHAWAR: The National Bank of Pakistan, Staff College Peshawar has embarked upon a programme of spot training and advisory services for farmers on the agriculture model farms to be irrigated through solar tube wells.

In this connection, a strategy has been approved in which farmers in different areas were being provided technical know-how and they were being given necessary training to run the solar machinery with better skills in a bid to boost farm output considerably.

In the light of the instructions given by Director NBP Staff College, Peshawar Ansar Raza Goaha, a training session was held at Spinkhak Ziarat Kaka Sahib, Nowshera on Saturday in which a large number of farmers and elite of the area participated.

A group of agriculture field officers and general managers agriculture from four regions of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa along with Coordinator Shabib Khan visited the agriculture farm of Gul Muhammad and arranged an interactive session with the farmers and gave them guidelines on the technique in the new technology.The participants of the training were given useful advices and their suggestions were sought as how to run the solar tube wells for better irrigation purposes of the farmland in a bid to boost farm production. – Brecorder