Sale of vegetable seed & seedlings through PATCO.
Vegetable Programme, HRI, NARC sale seed for summer & winter vegetables in vegetable kits and bulk form through PATCO. Also seedlings for some crops are also sold.
Seed Kits (for 5-6 marlas) contain;
Summer: Okra, Bottle gourd, bitter gourd, Sponge gourd, Vegetable marrow, cucumber and long melon.
Winter: Peas, Radish, Turnip, Carrot, Spinach and Fennugreek.
Seed (bulk quantity):
Summer: Okra, Bottle gourd and Vegetable marrow.
Winter: Radish, Turnip, Spinach, Garlic, Onion and Fennugreek.
Summer: Tomato, Chili & Eggplant.
Winter: Cabbage, Cauliflower, Lettuce, Onion and different English vegetables.
Schedule for the availability of these products are as under;
Seed Kits & Bulk seed:
Summer: February 20 to March 20 (for okra up April 20)
Winter: Mid September to Mid October.
Summer: March 01 to March 31.
Winter: September to Mid November (Onion in December-January)