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Achievements

Establishment of Kitchen gardeners Clubs

Vegetable program, NARC, Islamabad established “Kitchen Gardener’s` clubs” for the people of Rawalpindi/ Islamabad. We received a very good response and up till now total numbers of established clubs are 132 out of which 59 are women`s clubs, 65 are men`s club and 7 Institute`s clubs.

Trainings of kitchen gardeners


Pakistan Girls Guide Association

 

 

Feb 4, 2014 - Pakistan girl Guides Association ICT organized a kitchen gardeningactivity in collaboration with National Agriculture Research Council.

 

Pakistan girl Guides Association ICT organized a kitchen gardening activity in collaboration with National Agriculture Research Center (NARC) and Capital development Authority (CDA) at PGGA National Headquarters. In the beginning Ms. Arjumand Shamim, Trainer ICT explained the objectives of this activity to the Guides.  Ms. Huma Abbass from NARC highlighted benefits and practical ways of kitchen gardening. Later, participants were taken to the field for practical demonstration. 

Seeds / Seedlings of highly productive varieties for Sale

In order to promote interest in kitchen gardening, vegetable program, NARC, Islamabad have arranged seeds of peas, leaf mustard, fenugreek, spinach, coriander, turnip, radish, carrot and seedlings of cabbage, Chinese cabbage, red cabbage, asparagus, mint , lettuce leafy red, lettuce leafy green, ice burg lettuce,   brussels sprout, knol khol, broccoli, cauliflower, cucumber, okra, chili, tomato brinjal, bottle gourd, bitter gourd, ridge gourd, sponge gourd, vegetable marrow, zucchini, water melon, musk melon, cantaloupe and cucumber. 

Lectures / training course/ demonstration plots

In order to create awareness about vegetables as kitchen gardening and to promote public interest, several lectures and short terms training courses coupled with demonstration plots were carried out in different academic institutions of respective areas

Summary of Achievements

Period

Seedlings

Seeds Packets

Field
Trainings

Demo

Campaign Letters/
Brochures

Families benefited

2013

6,17,400

21,000

44

44

2000

1000

2014

1,62,600

21,000

30

180

1000

3000

Total

7,80,000

42,000

74

224

3000

4000

 

 

 

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