AsianetApril 11, 2013 10:20
Federal interim Minister for National Food Security and Research (NFS&R), Mir Hassan Domki, Wednesday, visited Pakistan Oilseed Development Board (PODB), central office here.
Syed Muhammad Nasir Ali, Managing Director, PODB gave a comprehensive presentation about the objective and functions of PODB. He apprised that PODB was established as a government department in 1995 through a resolution.
The Board helped the government in developing policies frame work on oilseed sector, besides, promotion of oilseed crops viz sunflower, canola and oil bearing trees (Oil palm olive).