Obtaining a Training Program on Betel Cultivation, Processing and Marketing?
Who can apply:
Betel Farmers, Farmer Groups or Community Based Organizations who are interested in learning recommended methods of cultivation, proessing and marketing of betel
Nature of the Service:
Training is given at the Intercropping and Betel Research Station at Narammala. Training classes and practical sessions are conducted by the Research Officer In-Charge and Research and Development Assistants. Usually one day programs are conducted.?
How to apply for the service:
Request by a letter, Fax, TP call or by personelly visiting the Extension Officer based at the nearest Agrarian Service Centre (only on wednesdays 8.30 a.m - 4.15 p.m) or request to the District Assistant Director.
Requests can also be made to the Research Officer-In Charge, Intercropping and Betel Research Station, Dampalassa, Narammala
Fees payable to obtain the service:
At free of charge
Time taken to provide the Service:
Approximately Within three months after the request
Responsible Officers and contact information:
Dr. H.A Rathnasoma, Research Officer In-Charge, Intercropping and Betel Resarch Station
Assistant Director/Export Agriculture of the district
Extention Officer of the Area
(Contact information is given in the home page)
Organization InformationDepartment of Export Agriculture
Sirimavo Bandaranayake Mawatha,
Mr. Aruna Disanayaka
Telephones:+94 812 388651, +94 81 2386018, +94 81 2386019