Bio Saline II (October 2006 – March 2011) aims at developing community driven sustainable farming systems for the rehabilitation of waterlogged and salt affected lands to improve livelihoods in three districts of Punjab namely Hafizabad, Jhang and Sargodha.
The Field Assistant will report to the In-charge Field Unit and will get guidance from the concerned technical person.
Duties and Responsibilities:
§ Assist agriculture officer in selecting suitable sites for laying out fertilizer trials.
§ Land preparation, fertilizer application, irrigation and sowing of trials along with other field activities regarding research experiments.
§ Record on-spot observation such as agro-ecological data.
§ Arrange plant protection measures, harvesting of sample plots, threshing, winnowing and weighing for yield data.
§ Assist the soil scientist and the agriculture officer in the field unit in implementing the project interventions.
§ Any other assignment entrusted by the Project Management