A discussion with the Veterinary Surgeons of Department of Animal Production and Health, Northern Province was held under the chairmanship of Agriculture Minister P.Ayngaranesan at the NPC conference hall in Jaffna Public Libarary on 8th May 2015.
The World Migratory birds day was celebrated by the Ministry of Agriculture, NP with the coordination of Ministry of Education, NP on May 09th & 10th 2015. The Chairman of Northern Provincial Council C.V.K.Sivagnanam, Minister of Education T.Kurukularasa and Minister of Agriculture P.Ayngaranesan participated in this event.
New Minister of Agriculture and Agrarian Services, Animal Husbandry, Irrigation and Environment Ponnudurai Ayngaranesan assumed his duties today at his office located at Brudy Lane, Ariyalai, Jaffna.
His Excellency the President of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in his visit to Jaffna district on 12.02.2013 had discussion with farmers in their field at Urelu and identified some key problems faced by them. One of such problem was that farmers were incurring losses in potato cultivation. His Excellency the President instructed the Hon Ministers and Officials to look into this issue and support the farmers to improve their income.