On 14th February, 2018 Dr. Richard Soppe (Water Management Expert) working with FAO visited AZRI (PARC) Umerkot. He thoroughly witnessed the developments and research activities and models of Arid Horticulture, Rangeland, Medicinal plant, Mustard Crop and water management. Dr. Richard showed his interest to work with AZRI (PARC) Umerkot and replicate the developed models in Desert area of Thar. He expressed his views in visitor book as “Very impressive collection of drought and salt tolerant crops, forages and trees. AZRI’s role in the development of desert area communities is important and must not be underestimated. I wish that the agriculture research for arid zones in Pakistan continue to grow in importance”. He thanks the AZRI team and assure to visit again and try best to work together in future.
Dr. Attaullah Khan
AZRI (PARC) Umerkot