The Northern Provincial Tree Planting Month is celebrated on the concept of “Native Soil Native Trees” by Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Services, Animal Husbandry, Irrigation, Environment, Water supply, Food supply & distributions and Co-operative Development, NP. The ceremony was inaugurated by Hon. Chief Minister, Northern Province on 01.11.2016 at Kovinthankadai Junction, Kilinochchi and presided by Hon. Minister, Minister of Agriculture, Northern Province.
Distribution of Cattle for Livestock farmers under PSDG 2016 Programme was organized by the Department of Animal Production and Health, Vavuniya on 13th of September 2016 at Regional Training Center, Poonthoddam, Vavuniya. 12 Livestock Farmers received 12 numbers Cattle under PSDG 2016.
The Hon. Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council visited Iranamadu tank on 12th September 2016 evening. During the visit he discussed with the officials of Northern Provincial Irrigation Department about the rehabilitation works of Iranamadu tank and barriers for the progress of the works. Further, He visited all the work sites and observed the situation directly.
Workshop on “E-Crop Clinic Programme in Northern Province” is organized by Provincial Department of Agriculture (NP) in collaboration with Plant Protection Service, Department of Agriculture & Center for Agriculture and Bioscience International (CABI) at District Agriculture Training Center, Jaffna from 05th to 07th September, 2016.
Inauguration ceremony for renovation of Agro wells in Jaffna and Kilinochchi Districts was organized on 12.09.2016 at 9.30am by Ministry of Agriculture, Northern Province.
Agriculture Inputs Distribution Ceremony under PSDG 2016 Programme was organized by the Department of Agriculture (Extn), Vavuniya on 13th of September 2016 at Government Seed Production Farm, Vavuniya. 1,400 farmers received Rs 8.325 Mn worth of agriculture inputs under PSDG 2016.