Campaign to plant one million jak saplings | Daily News

Campaign to plant one million jak saplings

A campaign to plant one million jak saplings countrywide has been planned by the Agriculture Ministry on June 11.

According to the instructions of Agriculture Minister Mahinda Amaraweera, hybrid jak saplings are to be distributed for cultivation in home gardens, Kurunegala District Senior Divisional Secretary W.E. Jayathilake said, at a meeting of farmers held at the Bingiriya Agrarian Services Centre, recently.

He said that 150,000 jak saplings are to be planted in the Kurunegala and Puttalam districts under this proposed programme and the contribution of the school community too would be sought to make this effort a success.


 

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