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Thursday, 05 July 2018 - 14:37
Agri Dept. organizes fruit crops exhibition
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The Fruit Crops Research and Development Centre in Kananwila, Horana has organized a 3-day exhibition starting from 7th of July.

The exhibition will be held at the centre premises from 8 am to 5 pm.

The main aim of this exhibition to promote fruit crops in Sri Lanka.
 
It is said that around 200 edible fruit varieties are found in the country.
 
But still the daily fruit intake of a Sri Lankan is around 100 g and the accepted amount is 200 g per day.
 
At present, fruit crop varieties are grown in around 150,000 hectares in Sri Lanka.
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