Welcome to NIFA
      Peshawar, Pakistan


Dr. Ihsanullah
News & Events:

aNIFA Annual Report 2013

aTender Notice

aEvents Calendar 2014

One-day Training on Honey Bee Keeping and Management at Farmer's Field Naguman

One-day workshop on Management of Peach Flat-headed Borer in Stone Fruits

Two-day workshop on the Application Tissue Culture and Molecular Techniques in Crop Improvement

One-day Workshop on Preparation of Value-added Products from Fruits and Vegetables

One-day Workshop on IPM Approaches for Insect Pests of Agriculture Importance

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 estblished 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 committed to help ensure sufficient, nutritious and environment friendly food production in the country.With our dedication to excellence and continuous improvement in our processes and system, we strive to meet rather exceed the expectations of end-users. We shall accomplish this through human resource development and the use of nuclear and other contemporary advanced research techniques that are commensurate with our resources.
Plant Breeding and Genetics
division of NIFA has released a total of 12 varieties including wheat, oil seed brassica, chickpea and mungbean. These varieties are very popular amongst the farmers of NWFP.
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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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