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Maize Growers Gained Increase Income

To revive maize cultivation in South Waziristan, SRSP identified 253 farmers. Based on assessment 3 days training was planned in June, 2018 on maize farming using modern techniques. 10Kg seeds were also provided to each trainee. 
In follow-ups, farmers reported increase maize production; from 85Kg to 180Kg/Per Kanal. Previously farmers gained PKR4, 250 Per Kanal which is increased to PKR9, 000 due to increase production. The training was organized under a five years project funded by the Government of Germany and financed by KFW to support Reintegration and Rehabilitation for Temporarily Displaced Persons (TDPs) in newly merged districts.




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