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YOU ARE HERE: Home Departments Department of Agriculture
Department of Agriculture

Old Galaha road,
Sri Lanka.

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Head of the Organization

Director General of Agriculture
Dr. W.M.W. Weerakoon

Contact :

Contact Person

Dr. W.M.W. Weerakoon
Designation : Director General of Agriculture
Tel : 0812-388157

General Information

Telephones : +94-812-388 331,+94-812-388 332, +94-812-388 334
Fax Nos : +94-812388333
Email :
Website :

Other Office Details:

Services Offered:

dot   Crop Clinic
dot   ස්ථීර බෝග සායන කටයුතු සඳහා තාක්ෂණික සහාය සහ සම්බන්ධීකරණය
dot   HORDI: Agriculture library services
dot   Fumigation
dot   Obtaining Technical Services on Plant Protection Activities
dot   Agricultural Education for School Drop-outs
dot   Agricultural Education for Public Officers
dot   Development of Medium and Large Scale Lands As Commercial Farms
dot   Soil Surveys
dot   Obtaining Agro Climate Data
dot   Obtaining Environmental Evaluation Reports
dot   Mapping Using Geographical Information
dot   Implementation of the Soil Conservation Act
dot   Receiving Advice for Soil Conservation
dot   ETC- Women’s Agriculture Extension Service
dot   ICC: National telecasting on success stories of farmers
dot   ICC- Providing training on AV teaching aids and presentation technology 
dot   ICC- Radio programmes in Agriculture
dot   ICC- Sales of Agriculture publications
dot   ICC- agriculture advisory service
dot   ICC- Visits to Agriculture Technology Parks in Gannoruwa and Batatha
dot   Extension &Training: Advisory service for establishing commercial farms
dot   Extension &Training: Agriculture extension services in Inter-provincial areas
dot   ICC- Duplicating VCD/DVD on agricultural TV programmes broadcasted
dot   Extension &Training: Training on agriculture enterprise development
dot   Extension &Training: Conducting Agriculture Exhibitions
dot   FCRDI-Field Crops: Providing breeder seeds of OFC
dot   FCRDC-Field Crops: Soil Testing Service
dot   FCRDI-Field crops: Soil Testing Service
dot   FCRDI-Field Crops: Solving field problems related to field crops
dot   HORDI-Horticultural crops: Supply of Horticultural Seed & Planting Material
dot   HORDI-Horticultural crops:Advisory Services to solve farmers problem
dot   HORDI-Horticultural crops: Analytical services: ELISA
dot   HORDI-Horticultural crops: Analytical services: Soil & Organic manure analysis
dot   HORDI-Horticultural crops:Training Programmes
dot   RRDI-Rice: Dissemination of proven technologies and newly improved rice varieties
dot   RRDI-Rice: Dissemination of proven technologies on Plant Protection, Agronomy, etc.
dot   RRDI-Rice: Distribution of seed paddy
dot   RRDI-Rice: Providing field visits and diagnosis of problems of rice cultivation
dot   Providing seed paddy samples
dot   RRDI-Rice: Soil testing
dot   SCPPC-Pesticides: Awareness/ Training on Safe & effective use/handling of Pesticides
dot   SCPPC-Pesticides: Certification for Pesticides dealers 
dot   SCPPC-Pesticides: Registration of Pesticides
dot   SCPPC-Plant Genetic Resources: Providing information on plant genetic resources
dot   SCPPC-Plant Protection: Advisory service and treatments for household pest control
dot   SCPPC-Plant Protection: Introduction of the Bio control agents to control some weeds
dot   SCPPC-Plant Quarantine: Issuing phytosanitary certificate on agricultural commodities
dot   SCPPC-Seed Certification: Conducting inquiries on complaints against seed or planting materials
dot   SCPPC-Seed Certification: Conducting post control verification trials against complaints
dot   SCPPC-Seed Certification: Registration of fruit plant nurseries
dot   SCPPC-Seed Certification: Registration of seed and planting material handlers
dot   SCPPC-Seed Certification: Registration of seed production crops and certification of produced seeds
dot   SCPPC-Seed Certification: Seed testing for locally produced or important seeds
dot   SCPPC-Seed Certification: Training and awareness programme on quality seed and planting material 
dot   SCPPC: Issuance of import permits to import plant, planting material and plant products

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