Views - 27 Tuesday, 17 October 2017 00:00
Primary Industries Minister Daya Gamage with the officials of his Ministry commenced the National Food Production Program Week, at Talawila in Puttalam, Kurunegala, and Anamaduwa in the North Western Province on Monday 9 October and the program is ge
Views - 45 Tuesday, 17 October 2017 00:00
PARIS (Reuters): France and the European Union need independent scientific experts to guide them on divisive environmental issues such as pesticides, French President Emmanuel Macron said, criticising some research as prone to lobbying pressures.
Views - 22 Tuesday, 17 October 2017 00:00
President Maithripala Sirisena on Saturday said a special program would be implemented to help the northern farming community.
Views - 26 Monday, 16 October 2017 00:00
Dhaka (Reuters): Tea prices in Bangladesh rose at the weekly auction for the seventh time in a row due to strong demand for quality leaves amid tight supplies.
Views - 28 Monday, 16 October 2017 00:00
Ceylon Tea Land Ltd. could seize the Gold award in the Medium Scale category for the field of tea stock exports at NCE Exports Excellence 2017 organised by National Chamber of Exporters.
Views - 42 Monday, 16 October 2017 00:00
The following estates achieved all time record prices at the weekly tea auctions held on 10/11 October.
Views - 51 Friday, 13 October 2017 00:00
Hingalgoda Tea Factory situated in Hiniduma – Galle, achieved yet another all-time record price of Rs. 890 for a PF1 invoice
Views - 291 Thursday, 12 October 2017 00:44
An invoice of BOPF sold through Lanka Commodity Brokers Ltd. at this week’s auction realised an all-time record price of Rs. 800 per kg in respect of teas coming under the Western Medium category.
Views - 112 Thursday, 12 October 2017 00:42
At the Colombo Tea Auction held on 10/11 October, FlorencePF1 grade, in the High Grown CTC category sold at an all-time record price of Rs. 760 per kilo, beating the last week’s record of Rs. 730 per kg.
Views - 59 Wednesday, 11 October 2017 00:00
The 60,000 square kilometer island of Sri Lanka is surrounded by the Indian Ocean, currently generating landings in excess 300,000 M/tons of fish. Of this the country realises over Rs. 30 billion
Views - 40 Wednesday, 11 October 2017 00:00
Addressing a gathering of the country’s most respected plantation industry professionals at the 163rd Annual General Meeting of the Planters’ Association of Ceylon (PA), Sri Lanka Tea Board Chairman, Rohan Pethiyagoda
Views - 29 Wednesday, 11 October 2017 00:00
Dunsinane Estate which comes under the purview of Elpitiya Plantations PLC has established an ‘All Time Record’
Views - 22 Wednesday, 11 October 2017 00:00
MUMBAI (Reuters): India’s tea production in August rose 5.9% from a year ago to 167.98 million kg as plucking activity picked up in the top producing north-eastern state of Assam, the state-run Tea Board said.
Views - 27 Wednesday, 11 October 2017 00:00
Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development has launched several programs tomorrow to increase fish Production in line with the Fisheries Day of the National Food Production Week.
Views - 15 Wednesday, 11 October 2017 00:00
The Government is prepared to provide seed paddy and maize seeds on credit basis to drought-affected farmers who are unable to afford it.
Views - 57 Friday, 6 October 2017 00:00
Delmar Estate established yet another all-time record price of Rs. 800 for a Pekoe grade in the Udapussellawa elevational category. This invoice was purchased by M/s. Empire Teas Ltd.
Views - 32 Friday, 6 October 2017 00:00
At this week’s tea auction held on 3 October, an invoice of PF1 from Carolina Estate, Watawala secured an All Time Colombo Tea Auction Record price of Rs. 700 per kg in the CTC Medium Grown Category
Views - 45 Friday, 6 October 2017 00:00
Dunsinane Estate which comes under the purview of Elpitiya Plantations PLC established an ‘all time record’ price for
Views - 25 Friday, 6 October 2017 00:00
J.S.P. Tea Factory situated in Welipenna, managed by Piyasoma Jayasinghe achieved an ‘all-time record price’ at the weekly
Views - 26 Friday, 6 October 2017 00:00
At this week’s tea auction held on 2 October, an invoice of PEK from Harangalla Estate, Kataboola secured an All Time Colombo
Views - 38 Friday, 29 September 2017 00:00
Hingalgoda Tea Factory situated in Hiniduma in the Galle District achieved an all-time record price of Rs. 840 on two invoices of PF1 for the second consecutive week in the Low Grown CTC category at the weekly tea auction held on 27 September.
Views - 23 Friday, 29 September 2017 00:00
Concordia Estate Kandapola achieved an all-time record price of Rs.790 per kg for an invoice of BOPF in the category Nuwara Eliya teas at the weekly tea auction conducted on 27 September. This line of tea was purchased by Sunshine Tea Ltd.
Views - 35 Friday, 29 September 2017 00:00
Brombil Tea Factory, situated in Palawatte – Kalutara district, achieved an all-time record price of Rs. 880 for a BOPF Sp grade at the weekly tea auctions held on 27 September. This line of tea was purchased by M/s Shan Tea Ltd.
Views - 34 Friday, 29 September 2017 00:00
Wikiliya Tea Factory situated in Balangoda, Sabaragamuwa District, achieved an all time record price of Rs. 730 per kg for BOP1A grade at the weekly tea auction held on 26 September and was marketed by M/s. Forbes & Walker Tea Brokers Ltd.
Views - 32 Friday, 29 September 2017 00:00
At the Colombo Tea Auction of 27 September, Kirklees Estate had the proud distinction of achieving an all-time record price of Rs.730 per kg for a BOPF Grade in the Uda Pussellawa region. This line of tea was purchased by Tea Tang Ltd.
Views - 16 Friday, 29 September 2017 00:00
The National Movement for Consumer Rights Protection vehemently denied that there is a control price imposed on coconuts and charged the Coconut Cultivation Board (CCB) and Coconut Development Authority (CDA) should be responsible for the increased c
Views - 21 Friday, 29 September 2017 00:00
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in partnership with the European Union (EU) has completed renovation of the Agriculture Adaptive Research Centre, and the Government Seed Production Farm located in Thandikulam in the
Views - 140 Thursday, 28 September 2017 00:05
One of Kenya’s fastest-growing niche tea brands, APT Commodities has signed up MTI Consulting to further strengthen its internationalisation process as part of the company’s aggressive growth strategy.
Views - 188 Thursday, 28 September 2017 00:01
Agricultural value chains are complex. A well-functioning value chain means there are enough incentives for producers and sellers to engage. Agricultural value chains expand with time.
Views - 30 Thursday, 28 September 2017 00:00
Sadaharitha Plantations re-located its thriving export business, Sadaharitha Agri Farms & Exporters Ltd. (SAFE) to a more convenient location in Maharagama recently, demonstrating that diversifying has strengthened the business and brings much needed
Saturday, 18 November 2017
The aim of this article is to explore Iran’s nuclear program and its consequences throughout the world. Iran one of the nuclear power countries in the Middle East, which has brought very grave concern to the US.
Saturday, 18 November 2017
The plight of small island states was forcefully voiced by Maldivian Minister for Environment and Energy Thoriq Ibrahim at the 23rd Conference of Parties to the UN Convention on Climate Change (COP23) being held in Bonn, Germany.
Friday, 17 November 2017
The Budget proposals of the Unity Government under the theme ‘Blue Green Budget’ for the fiscal year 2018 are expected to support the achievement of medium-term targets such as Per Capita Income of $ 5,000
Friday, 17 November 2017
One has only to read the wide and varied responses to Budget 2018 (B18) to realise how fissured our society is.
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