Onion farmers complain as prices drop

Thursday, 27 October 2016 - 12:38


Onion farmers are facing hardships as prices of local big onions dropped to between Rs. 40-60 per kilo.

Management at the Dambulla Economic Center said it has received one million kilo grams of big onions.

Farmers anticipate an increase of Rs. 80-90 per kilo.

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