Category Archives: Crop Modeling
Modelling the impacts of a variable and changing climate on Rice and Sugarcane Agricultural systems in Sri Lanka. A training program done on crop model “STICS” at Upper Hantana Organized by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya held on 13th … Continue reading
Visit report for the “International Crop Research Institute for Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) Date: 25th -29th March 2013 from 8.30 A.M. – 9.45 P.M. Place: ICRISAT, Hyderabad, India Participants: SewwandhiChandrasekara and YasasHarishchandra of FECT Dr. Nissanka from UOP Dr. W. Weerakoon and Ms. … Continue reading
Several staff members of FECT and the University of Peradeniya have been able to meet about 8 times with Mr. K. Sanmuganathan (Shan) of the SRI in relation to the crop modeling for sugarcane. These 8 meetings took place at Udawalawe, … Continue reading
Six members (Lareef, Zeenas, Sewwandhi ,Prabodha ,Dumindu ,Yasas and Janan)of FECT visited Rice Research and Development Institute (RRDI) on 08th February 2013. The purpose of the visit was to learn the work that RRDI perform as that shall help to crop modeling … Continue reading
FECT researchers (Yasas, Erandika, Dumindu, Lareef) had discussion with Ms. Sandya Ariyawansha of the Sugarcane Research Institute, at Post Graduate Institute of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya at 11th January 2013. She is to visit FECT soon for further consultations.
Venue: Jetwing Sea Hotel, Negombo Time: 9.30 – 1 pm 19th April 2012 Attendance: Mr. K. Shanmuganathan (Sugar Cane Research Institute – SRI) Ms. SandhyaKumari Ariyawansha (SRI) Prof. K.D.N. Weerasinghe (Ruhuna) Dr. S. NareshKumar (Indian Agricultural Research Institute) Dr. Amor Ines … Continue reading