Major drivers for the spread of trans-boundary animal and plant pests and diseases and alien invasive aquatic species are international trade and traffic (except for migratory pests’ like Locust and birds etc). Quarantine is the group of measures taken by the state to prevent the introduction and spread of the pests, diseases, and weeds presenting the greatest danger to agriculture. In Indo-Pak subcontinent, the plant quarantine work was formally initiated with promulgation of Destructive Insect and Pests Act, 1914.
Pakistan become signatory to International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC): a multilateral treaty under the auspices of Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).According to IPPC, every signatory has to designate one of its departments as National Plant Protection Organization (NPPO). The Department of Plant Protection (DPP), Pakistan is functioning as NPPO for Pakistan.
The country evolved Pakistan Plant Quarantine Rule, 1967 in light of Destructive Insect and Pests Act, 1914 and later on promulgated its own Act with the title: Pakistan Plant Quarantine Act, 1976.
The mandate of DPP is to enhance the phytosanitary capabilities of the country and to check pest and disease spread on crops. With agreeing WTO-SPS negotiated IPPC in 1997, this mandate is enlarged to facilitate trade of agricultural commodities under WTO agreement on Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS).
DPP regulates the country’s international trade of agro-commodities in accordance to the guidelines/ International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPMs) through its Plant Quarantines Outposts established on all seaports, international air terminals, dry ports and international borders.
All the imports are subjected to Pest Risk Analysis and inspection/ treatment prior to issuances of Import Permits (IPs) and Release Orders (ROs).
The exports are regulated by issuance of Phytosanitary Certificates (PCs) according to the requirements and trade agreements signed with the importing countries.
OUR SPECIALISTS INSTALL THE RIGHT SYSTEM
Our landscape division has many years of experience in all phases of landscaping and our customer focused approach makes the landscape experience just that, an experience. We want our customers to be there from the moment we get to the job until the end of the job so that they can have as much input.
WE PROVIDE EXPERT INSTALLATION OF ALL DRAINS
We understand that your property is a big investment and we want our customers to know that we are there for them to help them accomplish the dreams that they may have for there property. From new construction landscaping to existing landscapes that need a facelift, our professional staff helps you. We want our customers to be there from the moment.
Key Benefits of the Service
Watering your lawn and is the key to preserving its lushness and beauty. The experts carefully design your sprinkler system to ensure maximum coverage to your lawn. Whether you are looking for a brand new irrigation system to maintain your lawn.
Extend your home with a beautiful garden
Your property value increases many times initial value
Aesthetic garden beauty that improves with age
Allround certified and insured landscapers
Our Landscapers attend annual training seminars