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Monday, 30 July 2012 - 11:09
Coconut harvest increases
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Sri Lanka's coconut harvest this year has increased significantly.

Dr. Jayantha Gunathilaka, Director of the Coconut Research Institute in Lunuwila, has said that the coconut production in the country has increased by 38% this year from last year's production.

The government in 2010 approved a fertilizer subsidy that was given to paddy farmers to coconut growers as well.

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