November 4, 2017

Kandyan Home Garden: Women back at farming

In Samagi Kandy District in Sri Lanka, a group of women owns a small plot of land called Kandyan Home Garden. Through MTCP2, the women were […]
August 20, 2017

Linking farmers to modern technologies for value added production

The farmers in Sri Lanka, like of most of their counterparts in the Asian region, engage only in primary production. Whether they are paddy, vegetable, grains, […]
August 20, 2017

Women in Kambiadiya village overturn deadly agriculture practices

Most of the residents in Kambiadiya village in Matale district, Sri Lanka are engaged in agriculture. In addition to this, the women engage in home gardening […]
August 19, 2017

Preserving traditional seeds through Seed Banks in Udalumada village

Sri Lanka is one of the first countries that follow the Green Revolution methods in agriculture since the beginning of 1970s. The successive governments came into […]
October 13, 2015

Sri Lanka farmers launch people’s food sovereignty caravan

The Lanka Farmers Forum launches the people’s food sovereignty caravan last October 12 and delivers a message to the government demanding irrigation facilities, land rights protection […]
November 21, 2014

The People’s Caravan for Seed and Food Sovereignty-MONLAR, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, Colombo, October 16, 2014) During World Food Week, the Movement of National Land and Agricultural Reform (MONLAR) held an island-wide Seed Caravan for Food […]