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Sri Lankan agriculture for the next decade

Sri Lankan agriculture for the next decade

challenges and opportunities : proceedings of a workshop, April 2002

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Published by Agricultural and Environmental Resource Management Division, Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute in Colombo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Environmental aspects -- Sri Lanka.,
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Sri Lanka.,
    • Globalization -- Economic aspects -- Sri Lanka.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementeditor, W.G. Somaratne.
      ContributionsSomaratne, W. G., Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung., National Science and Technology Commission (Sri Lanka), Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute. Agricultural and Environmental Resource Management Division.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS589.76.S72 S75 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 123 p. :
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3333799M
      ISBN 109556120548
      LC Control Number2004312973
      OCLC/WorldCa60420157

      The Journal of Agricultural Sciences is a peer reviewed journal aiming to publish high quality articles on topical issues in Agriculture. The journal provides a forum for Sri Lankan and international scholars especially in Asia and Africa to publish authoritative and well referenced articles in agriculture related areas. The journal publishes original research works, book reviews, short. Furthermore, it demonstrates our ability to survive and thrive harmoniously alongside nature. Through the establishment of a resource center, model paddy field, as well as a model irrigation tank, Dilmah Conservation’s One Earth Arboretum demonstrates Sri Lankan agriculture in the immediate past and the deep connection it shares with nature.

      Recently, Sri Lanka experienced the worst flooding in 14 years, brought on by monsoon rains across southwestern portions of the country which have affected an estimated , people, according to the country’s U.N. Resident Coordinator.A total of deaths had been confirmed and 79 people remained missing as of early June.. The main cause for severe flooding was two rivers overflowing. Dec 20,  · Sri Lanka is categorized as a middle-income country. The most important economic sectors are tourism, tea export, textile industry and agriculture production, mostly rice production. The Sri Lankan GDP composites, according CIA’s “World Fact Book” of 8,3 % agriculture, 30,1 % industries and 60,7 % services. The majority of the industries are within the textiles.

      Sri Lankan farmers of old had great respect for the tools and animals they used in their farming activities. Thus, once their working animals are taken care of, they would wash and clean the Nagula as well, and hang it on their Vee Bissa (a storage structure used to store paddy). Home Policy challenges in agriculture sector and way forward. Policy challenges in agriculture sector and way forward. the role of the agriculture sector in the Sri Lankan economy was quite.


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