Contact person

Mr. Saman Kumara

Field Officer,
Field Centre
Institute of Post Harvest Technology,
Pandukabhaya Mawatha,

Telephone - 063 2224925


The major districts the centre provides services
The field center in Ampara was established in year 2003 in Pandukabhaya Mawatha in Ampara of Ampara District.

Ampara is one of the major agricultural areas of the country with a wide range of agricultural crops being cultivated. Further the main source of income of the community is based on agriculture. The district cultivates grains, pulses, field crops, tuber crops, spices, fruits and vegetables.

The extension services are extended towards improving the post harvest practices, minimizing post harvest losses, establishing and improving agro processing industries, etc. of agricultural commodities including durable cro

ps as well as perishable crops. These services are offered through awareness programs, training programs, workshops and demonstrations, consultancy services, etc.

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Ampara Field Centre
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