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World’s first Climate Change Research Station in Sri Lanka

By Raj Moorthy Dilmah, the only Sri Lankan tea brand that has established a presence in 100 countries, is setting up the world’s first Climate Research Station at Queensberry Estate in Nawalapitiya. This was revealed by Dilmah Tea CEO and … Continue reading

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PM’s office announces an on-line management Information System for paddy/rice

Original article File Photo of farmers planting paddy in waterlogged fields. It has been decided to have an on-line Database System for Paddy/Rice stocks which could then be accessed easily by any official/or member of the public at any time, … Continue reading

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‘Growth prospects bleak for Sri Lanka’s tea industry’

Adverse weather conditions, combined with rising costs and greater competition, threaten to weaken Sri Lanka’s position in the global tea industry, though efforts to develop new markets could help offset downturns in exports and revenue.Flooding in mid-May struck a number … Continue reading

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The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project (AgMIP): Integrated Regional Assessment Projects

Participants : Cynthia Rosenzweig, James W. Jones, Jerry L. Hatfield, Carolyn Z. Mutter, Samuel G.K. Adiku, Ashfaq Ahmad, Yacob Beletse, Babooji Gangwar, Dileepkumar Guntuku, Job Kihara, Patricia Masikati, Ponnusamy Paramasivan, K. P. C. Rao, and Lareef Zubair, The Agricultural Model … Continue reading

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