Agri-Innovation Strengthing Program: Bridging Pakistan-Canada Research Bonds


Welcome to the “Agri-Innovation Strengthening Program: Bridging Pakistan-
Canada Research Bonds.” In this pioneering initiative, we bring together the
dynamic agricultural landscapes of Pakistan and Canada to foster a
collaborative platform that transcends borders and cultivates cutting-edge
innovative agricultural research.
Drawing on the expertise of distinguished university professors from Pakistan’s esteemed Agriculture Universities, and with the generous backing of the subsidiary company 15162394 Canada Inc. of BWO Researches Pakistan, we are committed to propelling agricultural innovation to Canada for new Agri-business heights. This program not only nurtures the growth of visionary research projects of Pakistani researchers but also provides the essential link to propel these initiatives from conception to fruition in Canada. Aligned with the visionary goals of the Government of Canada, this initiative ensures that researchers are provided with the necessary resources and funding to undertake transformative research projects. By offering an opportunity to work in the dynamic agricultural research ecosystem of Canada, participants not only contribute to the global advancement of agricultural science but also gain a chance to enhance their own professional journey.

A significant feature of this program is its potential to pave the way for Permanent Residency opportunities in Canada upon successful completion of the research projects. This unique pathway not only rewards academic excellence but also underscores the commitment to nurturing enduring academic and cultural ties between Pakistan and Canada.

Join us in this remarkable journey of Agri-Innovation Strengthening, where collaboration knows no boundaries and where the seeds of research sown today will yield a harvest of sustainable agricultural solutions for a better tomorrow.


Our vision is to create a robust global network of agricultural innovation, catalyzing a transformative exchange of knowledge and ideas between Pakistan and Canada. We envision a future where groundbreaking research conducted through our collaborative efforts redefines agricultural practices, fosters sustainability, and addresses pressing global challenges to develop Canada as Agriculture Heaven.


Our mission is to bridge a bond between the seamless convergence of Pakistani agricultural academia and Canadian research excellence. Through the “Agri-Innovation Strengthening Program: Bridging Pakistan-Canada Research Bonds,” we aim to empower visionary researchers to explore uncharted territories in Canada, discover novel solutions, and co-create a brighter future for agriculture. By building bridges across borders, we strive to nurture a vibrant community that thrives on shared expertise and a collective commitment to agricultural advancement.


Research Synergy: Foster collaborative research projects that merge the unique strengths of Pakistani and Canadian agricultural academia to drive innovation.

Knowledge Exchange: Facilitate the exchange of insights, best practices, and technologies to address current and future challenges faced by the agricultural sector.

Sustainable Solutions: Develop research initiatives that prioritize sustainable agricultural practices, resource optimization, and environmental stewardship.

Professional Growth: Provide a platform for researchers to expand their horizons, refine their skills, and contribute to a global network of agricultural experts.

Permanent Residency Pathway: Offer a chance of transformative opportunity for scholars to gain Permanent Residency in Canada, thereby strengthening cultural and academic ties between the two nations.


The “Agri-Innovation Strengthening Program: Bridging Pakistan-Canada Research Bonds” is a collaborative effort of subsidiary company 15162394 Canada Inc. of BWO Researches Pakistan to develop a Research Bond between Pakistan’s esteemed Agriculture Universities professors and Canadian Agriculture Research Universities, institutions, and the Government. The program operates as a dynamic platform, facilitating seamless interactions, knowledge-sharing, and resource allocation to ensure the success of each research endeavor.

Commitment by BWO Researches (15162394 Canada Inc.)

BWO Researches, through its subsidiary company 15162394 Canada Inc., is fully committed to ensuring the success of the “Agri-Innovation Strengthening Program.” Our commitment encompasses:

Services for Securing Funds: We pledge substantial services for securing the funds to conduct the submitted and approved research projects, ensuring that researchers have the resources and necessary expertise for groundbreaking explorations through the project.

Research Infrastructure: We ensure to provide access to state-of-the-art research facilities, cutting-edge technologies, and data-driven insights to bolster the quality and impact of the research conducted.

Networking and Collaboration: We foster an environment that encourages cross-border collaborations, enabling researchers to connect, collaborate, and contribute to a global agricultural research community.

Guidance and Mentorship: We offer mentorship and guidance from experienced professionals at our panel, facilitating the seamless progression of research projects from inception to fruition.

Permanent Residency Pathway: We proudly support the PR pathway, recognizing outstanding researchers and their invaluable contributions, while also promoting long-lasting bilateral relations between Pakistan and Canada on successful completion of the projects.

Through our unwavering commitment, we aim to build a legacy of agricultural excellence that resonates across generations, transcending geographical boundaries and making a tangible impact on the world of agriculture. Together, we embark on a journey that promises innovation, collaboration, and the transformation of the agricultural landscape between Pakistan and Canada.

Agriculture and Artificial Intelligence

The purpose of BWO Researches Pakistan and Canada regarding innovative research on Agriculture and Artificial Intelligence development in 2024 is to drive cutting-edge advancements at the intersection of agriculture and artificial intelligence. The aim is to explore novel solutions and applications that optimize agricultural processes, enhance productivity, and promote sustainable practices. The achievement will be reflected in groundbreaking research outcomes that contribute to revolutionizing the agricultural sector through AI-driven technologies, fostering increased efficiency, resource optimization, and resilience in food production systems. By spearheading research in this domain, BWO Researches aims to position itself as a leading authority in agricultural innovation, shaping the future of sustainable agriculture and artificial intelligence development for global benefit.

MOU with Agri Universities

Sindh Agriculture University, Tando-Jam MOU Signed Date : 29-12-2023

Panel's Scientists

Upon acceptance into the panel of scientists at BWO-Researches Pvt. Ltd, I hereby affirm my commitment to serve as the researcher or principal investigator for the research projects undertaken by BWO-Researches and its subsidiary companies worldwide.

Dr. Mubashir Mehdi is currently working as Associate Professor at MNS University of Agriculture Multan in the Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics. He completed his basic degree in Agriculture Sciences with and thereafter diversified the qualification through acquiring my Master Degree in Management Sciences. The diversified experience of learning gave me the confidence to explore the research interest that would be of multidisciplinary and applied in nature. As a result, I got an opportunity to undertake my PhD studies in the School of Integrative System Management, university of Queensland Australia. The main focus of my PhD studies was to explore the principles of adult learning in the context of a whole of chain approach in rural industry development in developing countries.

Dr. Muhammad Ishaq earned a PhD Degree in Computer Science with Distinction from Harbin Engineering University as a HEC Scholar in 2012. Dr. Muhammad Ishaq seems to have several years of professional experience where he has served at various well-reputed universities. He has total of almost twelve (12) years post-PhD teaching experience. Dr. Muhammad Ishaq has organized and attended several national and international conferences, workshops and seminars. Besides, he has actively contributed in launching new programs such as BS (Bio-Informatics), BS (Artificial Intelligence), MS (Data Science), and PhD (Computer Science) as well as in enhancement of curricula of existing programs at ICS/IT. In a successful convener role he approved BS (Artificial Intelligence) and BS (Bioinformatics) from university statutory bodies. Recently he is involved in a more challenging computerization task of the university. All these endeavors significantly justify his enthusiasm, excellence, and dedication in his field of professionalism.

Prof. Zubair Aslam is a Tenured Associate Professor, under HEC Tenure Track System (TTS), Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan. Post-doc: Endeavour Award, 2014 at University of Queensland, Australia. Supervisor: Prof. Steve Adkins. Assistant Professor, under HEC Tenure Track System (TTS), Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan. Assistant Professor, under HEC Interim Placement of Fresh PhDs Program (IPFP), Department of Agronomy, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan. Post-doc. Gyeongsang National University, Korea. Supervisor: Prof. Young Ryun Chung. Ph. D. (Biological Sciences). Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), Korea. M. Sc. (Hons.). (Agronomy). University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan. B. Sc. (Hons.). (Agri). University College of Agriculture, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Punjab, Pakistan.

Dr. Abdul Saboor is serving as Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, Professor of Economics in Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi. He did his post-doctorate from University of Oxford, UK and diploma in Social Sciences from Said Business School of the same university. He has completed a Leadership Training Course from Leicester University, UK. He has completed one Year Non-Resident Fellowship with Institute of Policy Studies, Islamabad. With 30 years of experience in teaching, public policy, administration, academic, financial & project management, he has won Best University Teacher Award (2015).

Dr. Muhammad Tariq, a distinguished entomologist, completed his Ph.D. at Imperial College London, UK in 2011, establishing a foundation for a prolific career in academia and research. Currently holding the position of Associate Professor, Dr. Tariq has garnered recognition for his outstanding contributions to the field. With an impressive track record, Dr. Tariq has authored 60 research publications, showcasing his commitment to advancing knowledge in entomology and sustainable pest management. His research endeavors have been instrumental in shaping contemporary approaches to pest control. Dr. Tariq’s leadership extends to his role as the Focal Person for the National Entomological Reference Laboratory, where he plays a central role in guiding national initiatives and research in the field of entomology. His influence is particularly evident in his emphasis on developing new formulations for sustainable pest management, incorporating smart pest management techniques and innovative drone applications.

Dr. Amanullah is currently working as Professor in the Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Crop Production Sciences, The University of Agriculture Peshawar, Pakistan. Dr. Amanullah has published/edited more than 25 books/reports, and more than 300 research papers/chapters in peer reviewed journals including more than 130 papers in the impact factor journals.
Dr. Amanullah is the co-author in few books published by UN-FAO e.g.
1. Soil and Pulses: Symbiosis for Life (2016)
2. Unlocking the Potential of Soil Organic Carbon (2017)
3. Soil Pollution: a hidden reality (2018) etc

Prof. Dr Zahid Akram is a professor at Chairman Plant Breeding and Genetics Department, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi.

Working as Professor in Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi Pakistan. Have published more than 72 papers in research journals.

Dr Ahsan Iqbal is an Associate Professor at University of Agriculture, Faisalabad. He is involved in teaching and Research more than 19 years. He did PhD in Plant Breeding and Genetics during the year 2009. he had short trainings from University of Sydney, Australia, University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Dr Ghulam Mujtaba Shah belongas to a remote mountainous Village Shahqiqa, Richh Behn of District Abbottabad. He did his MSc Botany from Government Post Graduate College Abbottabad and his MPhil degree from University Of Agriculture Faisalabad in 1998. He passed his Ph.D degree from Quaidi-I-Azam University Islamabad in 2008. He is crently working as Professor and Chairman Department of Botany. He has 24 years of teaching and research experience in the field of applied Botany. More than 100 publication on my part. Produced 4 PhDs and 50 MS Scholars.

Dr. Hafiz M. Usman Aslam is a Lecturer in the department of Plant Pathology at MNS-University of Agriculture, Multan, I have over three years of experience in teaching, research, and extension activities related to plant protection and crop improvement. My mission is to educate and inspire the next generation of agricultural scientists and practitioners, and to contribute to the advancement of knowledge and innovation in my field. Before I was a lecturer, I worked as an agricultural officer and pesticide inspector in Pakistan’s primary plant pathogen control sector, the Pest Warning and Quality Control of Pesticides Department. The main responsibilities of this job were insect pest population monitoring, pest scouting, weed management, managing plant diseases, implementing integrated pest management strategies, ensuring the quality of pesticides with pesticide sampling, attending farmer meetings, and advising on the best course of action for preventing and treating diseases.

Dr Muhammad Zahid Ihsan is PhD Associate Professor in Dryland Agronomy (2016) from Department of Arid Land Agriculture, king Abdul Aziz University Saudi Arabia. Since then he is working as Agronomist /Associate Professor at Cholistan Institute of Desert Studies The Islamia University of Bahawalpur Pakistan. He has a vast experience in research and project management with special focus of Dryland Agronomy.

Dr. Tahir Abbas started his Government service in 1997 after completing M.Sc (1995) and worked as lecturer, assistant professor, head of biology department and Principal administrative in different Colleges of HED Punjab, Pakistan in my 25 years’ service. He completed his PhD (2014) through Indigenous Scholarship (M.Phil leading PhD) about “Andro-hepatic response to Cr+6, and ameliorations of Morus nigra, Syzygium cumini and their co-treatment in Mus musculus“. He with his coauthors work about teratology, histopathology, mammary line tumor/cancer and micrometrical deleterious effects of insecticides and heavy metals on mammalian model mice embryo, testis, sperms, epididymis, vas deferens, ovary, liver, kidney, adrenal glands, hormonal and blood parameters from 2005 to 2012.

Dr. Ghulam Mustafa is an HEC approved Supervisor, Principal Investigator of three projects under HEC awards and is working as an Associate Professor in the Department of International Relations at GCUF since 2015. Dr. Mustafa, completed his Doctorate Degree from Graduate School of International Studies, Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea under the Supervision of Professor Kim Youen , with a fully-funded scholarship from HEC in 2011. 9 PhD Scholars have completed their doctorates under his supervision. He has also supervised 65 M.Phil. scholars in the area of Political Science and International Relations. He is the author of more than 100 articles which have been published in both National and Foreign Journals. Punjab Higher Education Commission has also awarded him travel grant for Australia to present his paper in International Political Science Association in 2018.

Dr. Iqra Mushtaq is an esteemed economist with a Doctorate in Economics from the University of Gujrat. Her academic accomplishments include an MPhil in Economics, completed at the same university in 2016. Dr. Mushtaq commenced her professional journey as a visiting lecturer in the Department of Economics at the University of Gujrat, a position she held from September 2019 to November 2021. In December 2021, she joined the Government College Women University Sialkot as a Lecturer in the Department of Economics.

My name is Dr. Rizwan Younas, and I am a Pakistani citizen residing in Lalamusa, Pakistan. I currently hold the position of Lecturer (BPS-18) in the Department of Islamic Studies at the University of Gujrat, Pakistan where I have been employed since 2016. It is a well-known Public Sector University in Pakistan. I completed my MS Usul-ul-Fiqh (Islamic Jurisprudence) from International Islamic University Islamabad in 2012 and completed my Ph.D. degree in 2016 from Government College University Faisalabad, Pakistan.

Dr. A.T.M. Shamsuzzoha is currently working as a Professor at the Department of Islamic History and Culture and as an Additional Director at Institutional Quality Assurance Cell, University of Dhaka (IQAC, DU). He persuaded his PhD in International Relations; Titled: Social and Cultural Relations between Bangladesh and China (1991-2015) from School of Politics and International Studies, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, PRC. His research interest lies on social, cultural and economic history of medieval Bengal as well as India in particular. Socio-cultural and economic history of the Muslim countries also attract him a lot. His keen interest also lies on the socio-cultural relations between Bangladesh and China and other nation states. Dr. Zoha is currently facilitating the activity of the IQAC of the University of Dhaka as a contributor and collaborator. Dr. Zoha is working as an Ambassador of South and Southeast Asian University Network which headquarter is in Kunming, China.

Dr. Ihteram Ullah, a distinguished geneticist with a Ph.D. in Genetics from the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. My research is primarily focused on the molecular characterization of TGA transcription factors in soybean nodulation, contributing significantly to our understanding of the intricate mechanisms governing symbiotic nitrogen fixation. Currently, I hold the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics at Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan.

Dr. Niaz Ali is currently serving as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Agriculture, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University Sheringal Dir Upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Dr. Ali graduated from Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou China. During his PhD he has worked on Functional Genomics at the Oil Research Institute and the State’s Laboratory of Ecological Pest Control for Fujian and Taiwan Crops, Institute of Oil Crops. Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University Fuzhou, Fujian 350002, China. Many research articles of Dr. Ali have been published.

The 1st "Call for Research Project Proposals"

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Updates for Submitted Projects

Esteemed Scholars,

Your research project submitted for consideration under the Agri-Innovative program Canada is currently undergoing desk review. You will receive notification of the results within one week, insha’Allah.

Sr. NoPrincipal InvestigatorProject Title
1Dr. AmanullahPULSES CITY PESHAWAR (PCP): Collection, Evaluation, Multiplication, Conservation & Distribution of Pulses in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
2Dr. Gul e Lalah KhanAn Environmentally Safe and Easily Biodegradable Bio-Fungicide Development to Enhance the Shelf Life of Agricultural Production
3Dr Muhammad Ishfaq KhanCollaborative Weed Research and Sustainable Agriculture Initiative: Linking Canada and Pakistan
4Dr Muhammad AnsarResource use efficiency of soybean for productivity enhancement and value addition in Pakistan through multi country (Pakistan-Canda-Korea- -Russia) cooperation.
5Professor Dr Muhammad AnsarCrop and soil benefits of forage based summer cover cropping systems and forage preservation in dryland areas of Pothowar-Pakistan
6Dr Saba AmbreenSprouting and characteristics of bulb onions ( Allium Cepa) as influenced by cultivar, maturity at harvest, and storage conditions
7Dr Tahir AbbasMitigating Effects of Plant Biomass against Per- & Polyfluoroalkyl and Fluoride Exposure in Canada-Pakistan Ecosystem
8Dr Tahir AbbasSmart Farming: Advancing Greenhouse Agriculture with Hydroponic & IoT Support
9Dr Tahir AbbasMitigative Effect of Different Parental Material Pristine and Functionalized Biochar on Soil Amelioration and Plant Growth in Arsenic & Chromium Contaminated Variable Charge Soils
10Dr Tahir AbbasGreen Extraction of High-value Components from Selected
11Dr. Tanveer Fatima MianoEnhancing Agricultural Resilience through Crop Diversification: Mitigating Climate Variability and Reducing Crop Failure Risks
12Dr. Tanveer Fatima MianoPromoting Conservation Agriculture: A Comprehensive Approach to Soil Conservation, Fertility Enhancement, and Carbon Sequestration
13Dr. Tanveer Fatima MianoAdvancing Sustainable Agriculture through Renewable Energy Integration: A Comprehensive Study on Solar Panels and Biogas Digesters Implementation in Farming Operations
14Umer Ayyaz Aslam SheikhEstablishing year-round mass-rearing facilities for native bumblebees, important pollinators of commercial fruit and vegetable crops