About Us

Rules and Regulations

RAEDC rules are under process, however activities are being conducted in accordance with the directions prescribed in PC-I.

Core Team

  Dr. Ghulam Abbas

Organogram

 
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Detail

 

Our Budget

Year Allocation
(Rs.)
Expenditure

Our Chief Coordinators


 
Dr. Ghulam Abbas
August 2016 - To Date
 
       

Mushtaq Ali
June 2015 - August 2016

Functions

RAEDC has framed its functions as

Overview

Regional Agricultural Economic Development Centre (RAEDC) Vehari was established in 1991. The aim of this Center was to upgrade the technical skills of farmers as well as employees of Agriculture Department through imparting training in the related disciplines. The training programmes of this centre are based on need assessment, which is made through diagnostic surveys being carried out, off and on by social sciences division of the Centre.

Background

Vehari is in a somewhat remote area in southern Punjab. It has termendous potential in agriculture. In 1987-88 Vehari district sole production of cotton was 1.5 million bales which was in excess to whole province Sindh production being 1.2 m bales. The Honorable Chief Minister Punjab Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif was very pleased over such overwhelming results by the Vehari zone. Chief Minister was requested by the people to provide an institution for the development of agriculture in the region.