The North Central Provincial Council has embarked on a special soya
cultivation programme in the Anuradhapura district.
On the instructions of North Central Chief Minister Berty Premalal
Dissanayake who pioneered commercial scale maize cultivation in the
district, the PC, NCP has planned to grow soya in 15,000 hectare during
the impending 2012 Yala cultivation season. soya cultlivation project.