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PU IAGS organize training workshop
PU IAGS organize training workshop


LAHORE: (Thursday, April 6, 2017): Punjab University Institute of Agricultural Sciences (IAGS) has organized training workshop on Floriculture (Floral Design and Business). Director IAGS Prof Dr Saleem Haider, Former Director Floriculture Punjab Dr Tariq Iqtadar, Horticulturists Behzad Rafiq, Junaid Khan, Workshop Coordinator Assistant Professor Dr Muhammad Shafiq, faculty member and students were present on the occasion.

The participants learnt seasonal buying, cleaning of flowers, creating own arrangement and caring of flowers. In his address Dr Saleem highlighted the importance and export potential of cut flower industry. He said that students would be provided with the opportunities to continue such informative workshops and seminars in IAGS according to the vision of PU VC Dr Zaffar Mueen Nasar. Dr Tariq Iqtadar gave informative introduction of floral designs. Dr Muhammad Nadeem explored the horticulture and floriculture business. Later certificates were distributed among participants.