The first ever agricultural exhibition in the Northern Province with all stake holders of the Agri-business chain will be held from July 26 to 28 at Central College grounds Kilinochchi.
The AgBiz–North exhibition is organized by the National Agri Business council together with Practical Action and endorsed by the Ministry of Agriculture. The exhibition is coupled with Kilinochchi International Trade Fair 2013.
The exhibition will be beneficial for the people of Killinochchi and the suburbs. The total Ag-biz space includes input suppliers, financial institutions, agriculture department, animal production and health department, coconut cultivation board, Milco, NLDB etc. According to the Secretary of National Agri Business council Rohitha Nanayakkara, much to the organizers’ delight, the AgBiz had to expand the number of stalls due to popular demand.
There will be an agriculture and animal clinic to instantly provide technical advice for the farmers. Few major banks of the country will assist the farmers with special loan schemes.
The exhibition is being organized with the cooperation of the Northern Governor, Security Forces – Killinochchi Head Quarters, Government Agent – Killinochchi and all the other government officials from Northern Province. With their assistance, the National Agri Business Council and Practical Action will make a platform for the farmers in the North to grab the latest agricultural technologies and upgrade their productivity.
Entrance is free for the Ag-biz North Exhibition and Exposure fair.