Strategy

The strategies for the year 2015-16 are:

  • Establishment of Flower auction center at Pattoki.
  • Establishment of floriculture training center at Pattoki.
  • Introduction of new intervention like lilium, gerbera and carnation.
  • Linkage of research, academia and industry.
  • Databased survey of Pattoki floriculture area.
  • Foreign training programs for staff regarding floriculture.
  • Introduction of lath house/ tunnel technology for the production of floricultural plants.
  • Improvement in communication system among various stake holders of floriculture.
  • Visit of farmers' fields, nurseries, for advisory services and to search researchable issues of farmers.
  • Research trail on cultivation and production of major cut flowers Gerbera, Gladiolus, Carnation, Rose.
  • Research trial on production of cut foliage. 
  • Development of model farm demonstrating all the steps involved in growing cut flowers
  • On farm and field trainings, workshops/seminars for farmers awareness.
  • Introduction of commercial cut flowers/ cut foliage and their export quality production.
  • Introduction and dissemination of postharvest handling technology of cut flowers.
  • Up-gradation of Floriculture & Landscaping training center Bagh-e-Jinnah Lahore.