Rules & Regulations
Indeed it is a great honor and privileged for me to share few words. Livestock, Fisheries & Cooperative employing above 40 percent of the labour force and contributing more than 20 percent to provincial GDP, is one of the key drivers of growth and an excellent opportunity to practice the diversification into areas with comparative advantages of climate. The role of Livestock, Fisheries & Cooperative Department is to ensure food security, poverty alleviation and to generate employment opportunities through achieving higher growth rate in this vital sector of the economy. The Department is striving for achieving the future vision i.e. to meet the challenges of 21st century and to develop a vibrant Livestock, Fisheries & Cooperative Societies sector that promotes value addition and helps taps international market for Livestock, Fisheries products produce. The line departments of Livestock, Fisheries & Cooperative Department include Livestock and Dairy Development, Livestock Research Department, Veterinary Research Institutes, Fisheries Department & Cooperative Societies. The line departments are all mandated for ensuring effective service delivery at the farmers doorsteps and provide all out support for the promotion of agriculture sector in the province
The exponential increase in human population necessitated the need for exploitation of other available resources of food, other than available land. The ultimate point of focus, which can be explored for the purpose, is water.
The Fisheries Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is committed to play its role in making Khyber Pakhtunkhwa self sufficient in the production of white meat (fish) on sustainable basis by utilizing all available resources of water including canals, streams, rivers, dams/reservoirs and commercial fish farms.
Let us join hands with Fisheries Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to make Pakistan a prosperous and self sufficient country and utilize your waste land for fish farming by adopting latest aquaculture practices. The services of Fisheries Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will always be at your door steps whenever and wherever required.