Tentative Program (Day 01)- 08 December, 2017
|Lecture hall 01||Lecture hall 11|
|9.00 – 10.15||
|10.15 – 10.30||Coffee Break|
|10.30 – 12.30||Session 1||Session 02
|12.30 – 1.30||Lunch Break
|1.30 – 3.30||Session 03
|3.30- 5.30||Session 05
Concluding session End of Day 01
DAY 02 –
09 December.2017 –STUDY TOUR TO AGRO TECHNOLOGY PARK
( Complimentary for all foreign delegates- AC bus with lunch )
Starting time : 8.30 a.m.
Starting location : Conference venue
STUDY TOUR TO Agro Technology Park Gannoruwa, Kandy
Agro Technology Park Gannoruwa is one of the finest of its kind in Sri Lanka maintain by the department of Agriculture. In the tropical climate of Kandy, the gateway to the central highlands, the park is bounded on three sides by a loop of river Mahaweli at Gannoruwa. Where there are majority of agricultural related institutions are located. The total area is 2km2. The mean elevation above sea level is about 1550 ft (473m).
Areas were demarcated for paddy, vegetable, fruits, root crops, dry zone crops (other field crops) and floriculture. Instructors of each section provide necessary information for viewers. Self – explanatory instructional display boards were provided for each demonstration. The relevant research officer’s/agricultural officer’s name, address, telephone, fax email etc. was written on each display board for further clarification of the demonstration. In addition, important information/highlights of each demonstration were presented in a printed folder and sold for a nominal fee in each section of the garden.
- Colombo city tour
- Visit to Ceylon Tea Estate & factory
- Kandy city
Spouse, Children and friends welcome to join this study tour ( US$ 85 per seat )
Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org for reservation
2016 tour link ; https://www.flickr.com/photos/icrd/albums/72157676690298662