LAHORE - The Punjab Agriculture Department (PAD) has advised growers interested in sowing ‘Raya Anmol’ to complete its sowing during the current month. 

Raya Anmol was a short-duration crop with more production and profit as compared to other oilseed crops.Temperature from 30 to 32 centigrade is suitable for growth of the crop, he added.

He advised the growers to use two kilograms of seed per acre and water the crop within 15 to 20 days and again water it at the time of flowering and then at the time of seed development. 

Farmers were advised not to sow seeds very deep and in case of sowing through drill the distance between lines should be 45cm.