1. NATURAL RESOURCES
  1. Water Resources Research
  1. Climate change adaptation/mitigation in agriculture and natural resource management
  2. Water conservation, groundwater management, wastewater treatment for reuse in agriculture
  3. Alternative energy technologies in agriculture

 

  1. Land Resources Research
  1. Integrated plant nutrient management to ensure food security including biofertilizer, composting technology for recycling of crops, animals and agricultural waste materials
  2. Management of salt affected/degraded soils and brackish water
  3. Crop residue management for carbon sequestration, soil health and bio-energy production, agricultural waste management (reuse and byproducts)

 

  1. Range Management and Forestry
  1. Novel technologies for 10 billion indigenous trees campaign. Climate-smart agro-forestry interventions
  2. Landscape restoration, slope stabilization in hilly areas, bio-diversify conservation of natural vegetation, medicinal plants
  3. Range management, desertification control in arid and semi-arid areas

 

  1. Honey Bee Research
  1. Integrated Pest Management (IPM) of Varroa destructor and Tropilaepas clareae ectoparasitic mites of honeybee including pesticides effects
  2. Conservation, management and sustainable promulgation of Apis cerana & Apis florea and local wild honeybee species. Honeybee breeding, genetics and physiology research, honeybee pollination management
  3. Molecular identification of honeybee species found in Pakistan, exploring gut microbial communities and their potential effect on honeybee health