Rajarata University of Sri Lanka
Faculty of Agriculture, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka successfully organized the Farmers’ day – ‘Greenit 2k18’ - to foster green everywhere’’ on 1st of August 2018 at the Faculty Farm. The aim of the Farmers’ Day was to share and disseminate the knowledge and skills acquired by the students, and the latest information of the agriculture sector with their colleagues, farmers and the school children in the area. Enormous number school children, teachers and farmers in Anuradhapura district participated in the event. They acquired knowledge and the skills in the various areas of agriculture such as production technology and management of cereals, pulses, vegetables, oil crops and root and tuber crops, mushroom production, practical animal production, home gardening and compost preparation. The event was organized by students of 2015/2016 batch with the guidance of the Dean, Heads of the departments and the academic and non- academic staff.