A Rs 2-million project to develop an environment-friendly sprayer to combat insecticides in cotton crops has been launched by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST). Under the project, an adjustable height boom sprayer for cotton crop will be manufactured by the Pakistan Science Foundation. The execution, operation and maintenance of the project will be handled by the Department of Structures and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology.
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