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      Peshawar, Pakistan


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n36th Annual Training course from 4-15 October-2021

nProduct / Services & related info

nEvent Calendar 2021

nAnnual Report 2019-20

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Useful links :

Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission

Nuclear Institute for Agriculture and Biology (NIAB), Faisalabad

National Institute for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (NIBGE), Faisalabad

Nuclear Institute for Agriculture (NIA), Tandojam

Higher Education Commission (HEC), Islamabad

Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), Islamabad

Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF)

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

International Center for Agricultural
Researcn in Dry Areas (ICARDA)


NIFA, one of the four agricultural research institutes of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC), was established in 1982. The institute works for the enhancement of crop production and protection, soil fertility, water management and conservation and value addition of food resources, employing nuclear and other contemporary techniques.


We are fully committed to:  
  • Achieve food security and ensure food safety through research and development (R&D) by nuclear and other advanced techniques in the areas of Food and Agriculture.
  • Develop skilled and dedicated human resource, and continually improve our processes to meet customers’ requirements.
  • Fulfill all the statutory and regulatory requirements applicable to our services.
Plant Breeding and Genetics
division of NIFA has released a total of 21 varieties including wheat, oil seed brassica, chickpea and mungbean. These varieties are very popular amongst the farmers of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
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NIFA is serving as the main reference lab for fortifying wheat flour with iron.
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Consultancy services are avaialbe at our Entomology division for termite control in buildings as well crops.  Click Here for more Details.

NIFA offers oil quality analysis through the use of NIRS. Click Here for more Details.

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