President Dr Arif Alvi has called for adoption of advanced agriculture technologies and best practices to enhancing agriculture production and developing Pakistan's farming industry, besides improving agribusiness in the country.
He was chairing a meeting on technology in food security and agriculture in Islamabad on Wednesday. He said it is imperative to devise E-strategy on agriculture and introduce technological solutions for maximization of better crop.
The President also chaired a meeting on Technology in Education and Vocational Training.
Highlighting the significance of technology, the President said that digital literacy is essential for promoting education and vocational training. He underscored the need for providing online skill education and training of human resource with the right skills through distant learning.