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20 / 09 / 2018

#SriLanka: Government to increase #paddy procurement from each farmer to 5 MTS https://t.co/BpOJNzPBHJ

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10 / 09 / 2018

#SriLanka: Approximately 40,000ha of #paddy fields have been destroyed by pests https://t.co/UQf6cZ8npF

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04 / 09 / 2018

Farmers in #SriLanka ask the government to set a minimum price of #paddy at LKR 50 per kg (US $309 PMT) https://t.co/JL6UUgjmCG

Sri Lanka government procurement update

03 / 09 / 2018

Sri Lanka government procurement update

The Sri Lankan government will increase its paddy purchases from each farmer, according to local reports. The government will purchase 3 MTS instead of 2 MTS with immediate effect. Paddy purchases...

Sri Lanka production update

15 / 08 / 2018

Sri Lanka production update

Sri Lankan 2018 off-season Yala crop paddy production is forecast to increase by 56% from last year’s drought-affected production to 1.42 million MTS (880,000 MTS milled equivalent),...

Sri Lanka production update

09 / 07 / 2018

Sri Lanka production update

Sri Lankan 2018 Yala off-season paddy production is forecast to reach 1.08 million MTS, up by 18.8% from last year’s drought reduced level, according to local reports. Planted area totalled...

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06 / 07 / 2018

#SriLanka: Paddy Marketing Board states that it is ready to begin purchasing Yala crop paddy https://t.co/DTsJiZNnJ8

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27 / 06 / 2018

#SriLanka: Paddy Marketing Board will purchase #paddy in the domestic market to process and then sell as milled… https://t.co/tDsbarsIej