Welcome to Department of Plant Protection

Agricultural productivity in Pakistan is prone to the problem of pests and diseases that cause 20-50% percent economic losses. The Department of Plant Protection (DPP) with its following wings performs regulatory, advisory, research, and extension roles in the arena of plant protection in Pakistan.

a) Locust Control
b) Arial Pest Control
c) Pesticides Management & Registration
d) Plant Quarantine
e) Planning and Development (P & D)

The major functions of the Department of Plant Protection are as under:

Regulatory

• Enforcement of Pakistan Plant Quarantine Act 1976 Pakistan Plant Quarantine Rules 1967 and the   International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPMs) developed under WTO-SPS negotiated   International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC)

• Enforcement of Agricultural Pesticides Ordinance 1971, Agricultural Pesticides (Amendment) Act 1992, and Agricultural Pesticides (Amendment) Act 1997

Survey and Control

• Locust survey and control in desert areas in coordination with FAO and locust affected countries
• Control of locust by ground and aerial operation
• Aerial Pest Control in orchards and field crops

Research

• Focus/ targeted research on various pest diagnostics and pest mitigation measures in commodities (vapor heat treatment, hot water treatment, cold treatment, irradiation treatment, etc.)

• Bioassay

Advisory

• Advise the Government of Pakistan on all aspects of plant protection including international obligations.

1978
Department History
Almost four decades ago we started as a company with two man. Not much later a landscape designer joined the team and from that point, we began to grow fast.

1978
Secretariat

The Head office of the Department of Plant Protection is located at Jinnah Avenue, Malir Halt. Karachi and its Sub offices / Outposts are located all over the country. For details click here.

 

2015
Organizational Chart

Oranizational Chart of Departmment of Plant Protection Click here.

Our Team

Mr. Allah Dita Abid

Mr. Allah Dita Abid

Director General (DG)

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Mr. Sohail Shahzad

Mr. Sohail Shahzad

Director Technical Quarantine (DTQ)

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Dr. Tariq Khan

Dr. Tariq Khan

Director Technical Registration (DTR)

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Ralph Hayes

Ralph Hayes

SENIOR LANDSCAPER

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Frank Anderson

Frank Anderson

LANDSCAPER

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We are hiring Landscapers

Are you a top producer who is looking to show your landscaping skills to us and be fairly rewarded? Are you able to manage job sites and read landscape drawings?

 

At The Landscaper we offer:

 Full Time, Year Round employment
 Shared Benefit Package
 Excellent Work Environment
 Variety of Services

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