Export earnings were reported at 102 million US dollars
Sri Lanka and Vietnam have signed an agreement to develop the agricultural sector in the island.
Adoption of modern agricultural techniques crucial for agricultural sector’s advancement, and to retain youth
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization will focus attention on the development of crops in the island
Pandemic and environmental crises have hit region, with floods, droughts and tropical storms affecting agriculture
Sri Lanka tea prices have moved up in 2024 in both rupee and US dollar terms
Prices are down 14 percent from the last auction in December
169 rubber workers, or those who harvest the sap, were awarded NVQ-3 certificates by NAITA
Younger people in Mahaweli zones have shown a high tendency to engage in agricultural activities with smart technology
Lands held by the State will be provided on a long-term lease to businesses with a focus on export activities
Discussed US support to address Sri Lanka’s food security challenges
"An SJB government will definitely introduce a new price formula that's fair by both the farmer and the consumer."
The secretariat is located at the president's office in the old Standard Chartered Building, Colombo.
The scheme is worth 9 billion rupees and is available at a partly subsidised concessional interest rate.
The #APRC37 is convened by FAO’s Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific and hosted by the government of Sri Lanka.
Trade, Commerce and Food Security Minister met Singapore's Non-Resident High Commissioner to discuss increasing trade
Cultivation was up 4-pct from last year up to December
Lohan Ratwatte has been appointed as Sri Lanka' State Minister of Plantation Industries and Mahaweli Development.
Sri Lankan chocolates could become "a world-class product", as there were limitations for expansion within the country,
Civil society organisations from Asia and the Pacific are expected to take part in this major multilateral conference.
Prices pick up after a 14-pct fall over three weeks
Tea exports were down by 8.2 million kilos to 241.9 million in 2023
Agriculture Sector Skills Council, a private sector professional body, handed over 100 agricultural drones
The IFC recognized the first batch of Geographical Indication (GI) certified Ceylon Cinnamon growers in the country