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29
Apr2022
Celebration event organized to mark the 50th anniversary of the Coconut Cultivation Board

Celebration event organized to mark the 50th anniversary of...

The celebration event organized to mark the 50th anniversary of...

29
Apr2022
Opening of the Kulubadu Mandhiraya and the new information centre

Opening of the Kulubadu Mandhiraya and the new information c...

The Kulubadu Mandhiraya and the new Information Centre constructed by...

26
Apr2022
Revitalizing the fallow paddy fields by recultivation and commencing the project on coconut and king coconut cultivation

Revitalizing the fallow paddy fields by recultivation and co...

In view of revitalizing the coconut cultivation in the country,...

26
Apr2022
The meeting between Hon. Ramesh Pathirana, Minister of Plantation and the High Commissioner of Malaysia in Sri Lanka

The meeting between Hon. Ramesh Pathirana, Minister of Plant...

There was a meeting between (Dr.) Ramesh Pathirana, Minister of...

26
Apr2022
Introductory Program on the model agroforestry Pilot Project in the Tea and Coconut cultivated lands

Introductory Program on the model agroforestry Pilot Project...

The introductory program on the model agroforestry pilot project in...

21
Jan2022
Meeting between Minister Ramesh Pathirana and the French Ambassador to Sri Lanka

Meeting between Minister Ramesh Pathirana and the French Amb...

A meeting between the Minister of Plantation, Dr. Ramesh Pathirana...

21
Jan2022
With the end of the difficult season, everything will be normalized. Continue to trust the government

With the end of the difficult season, everything will be nor...

“Government doesn’t want to increase prices. However, we have to...

21
Jan2022
Tea plants will be free from next year for growers who want to grow tea. A new method for cultivation

Tea plants will be free from next year for growers who want...

Plantation Minister Dr. Ramesh Pathirana speaking at a discussion held...

21
Jan2022
Rs.797 million loan provided by the Asian Development Bank to small and medium scale entrepreneurs

Rs.797 million loan provided by the Asian Development Bank t...

Minister of Plantation Dr. Ramesh Pathirana instructed the state banks...

21
Jan2022
A New Phone Number and A WhatsApp Number to Solve Problems  Relating to Coconut Cultivation

A New Phone Number and A WhatsApp Number to Solve Problems R...

Minister of Plantation Dr. Ramesh Pathirana said at Lunuwila recently...

30
Aug2021
Providing aid to nursery owners in Galle district under Special Project on 25 million of tea plants

Providing aid to nursery owners in Galle district under Spec...

In view of providing tea plants of high quality necessary...

30
Aug2021
Inspection of the Organic Fertilizer Production Plant that had been set up at the Tea Small Holdings Development Authority, Walahanduwa

Inspection of the Organic Fertilizer Production Plant that h...

In view of uplifting tea plantation in the country while...

30
Aug2021
Taking part in the event of laying of the foundation stone of the Bio Fertilizer Plant at the premises of Lanka Sugar Company (Pvt.) Ltd. Pelwatte

Taking part in the event of laying of the foundation stone o...

While making it a reality, the concept of “Vistas of...

30
Aug2021
Taking part in the opening of the “Kulubadu Mandiraya”

Taking part in the opening of the “Kulubadu Mandiraya”

While making it a reality, the concept of “Vistas of...

15
Aug2021
Modernization of Pelwatta Sugar Factory owned by Lanka Sugar Company

Modernization of Pelwatta Sugar Factory owned by Lanka Sugar...

Making the concept of “Vistas of Prosperity and Splendour” of...

11
Aug2021
Providing rope spinning machines to industrialists in Balapitiya area

Providing rope spinning machines to industrialists in Balapi...

 Making the concept of “Vistas of Prosperity and Splendour” of...

11
Aug2021
Expanding of cinnamon cultivation in Welivitiya Divithura area

Expanding of cinnamon cultivation in Welivitiya Divithura ar...

Under the “Vistas of Prosperity and Splendour” of His Excellency...

30
Jun2020
Hon.Minister meets the officers of State Plantation Corporation

Hon.Minister meets the officers of State Plantation Corporat...

Dr. Ramesh Pathirana, Minister of Plantation Industries and Export Agriculture...

30
Jun2020
Feild visit to Tea Research Institute, Talawakele - 16.02.2020

Feild visit to Tea Research Institute, Talawakele - 16.02.20...

Hon. Minister of Plantation Industries and Export Agriculture Dr. Ramesh...

29
Jun2020
Distributing goods to tea smallholders in Nagoda Divisional Secretariat

Distributing goods to tea smallholders in Nagoda Divisional...

Dr. Ramesh Pathirana, Hon. Minister of Plantation Industries and Export...

29
Jun2020
Distribution of farming materials and plants to promote farmer organizations in Elpitiya area

Distribution of farming materials and plants to promote farm...

Minister of Plantation Industries and Export Agriculture Mr. Ramesh Pathirana...

29
Jun2020
Awarding of National Vocational Qualification Certificate to cinnamon processors

Awarding of National Vocational Qualification Certificate to...

Awarding of National Vocational Qualification Certificate to cinnamon processors by...

30
Apr2020
Observation Visit to the Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka (RRISL)

Observation Visit to the Rubber Research Institute of Sri La...

Observation Visit to the Rubber Research Institute of Sri Lanka...

23
Apr2020
Donation of MPI&EA and affiliated institutions (Rs. 7.2 mn) to the COVID-19 Fund

Donation of MPI&EA and affiliated institutions (Rs. 7.2...

Handing over a donation of Rs. 7.2 mn collected for...

03
Feb2020
Cinnamon Festival

Cinnamon Festival

The Cinnamon Festival, organised by the department of Export Agriculture...

03
Feb2020
 Observation Visit to the Department of Export Agriculture

Observation Visit to the Department of Export Agriculture

Observation Visit to the Department of Export Agriculture

03
Feb2020
Observation Visit to the Central Research Station, Matale

Observation Visit to the Central Research Station, Matale

Observation Visit to the Central Research Station, Matale

03
Feb2020
Providing Financial Assistance to Flower Growers

Providing Financial Assistance to Flower Growers

Providing Financial Assistance to Flower Growers

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While making it a reality, the concept of “Vistas of Prosperity and Splendour” of H. E. the President, Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and in view of increasing the expected sugarcane harvest by the new Board of Management of Lanka Sugar Company (Pvt.) Ltd., Pelwatte to meet the need for Sugar in Sri Lanka, planting of sugarcane in a block of land of more than 10,000 acres in extent in the areas of Okkampitiya, Maligawila, Illukpitiya, Hebessa and Gomadiyawala, was initiated from the area of Gomadiyawala on 14th October last year.

The Hon. Minister of Plantation along with some other State Ministers including Hon. Janaka Wakkumbura, the State Minister of Development of Minor Crops and Export Agriculture Promotion and Hon. Shashindra Kumara Rajapaksa, the State Minister of Agriculture and Organic Fertilizer Production, politicians of the area and the officials of Lanka Sugar Company (Pvt.) Ltd. graced this occasion.