Agriculture Research Station
Agriculture Research Station, Rahangala function as a substation of Fruit Research and Development Institute. Station was established in June 1978 and it was administrated under Horticulture Crop Research and Development Institute up to 2019 while conducting research and development activities on temperate fruit crops and up country vegetables. This Station is station is the only research station handling research on temperate fruits that are most adaptable to the Up Country Intermediate Zone and Nuwara Eliya district.
HistoryThis institute was established in 1958, as a collaborative unit with Government farm, Government Seed Potato stores and Research Station. The station was started to function as separate institute, since June 1978 at the office premises located in Keppetipola Road, Boralanda town. At present station was functioning as a substation of Fruit Research and Development Institute.
Head of ARS
Assistant Director of Agriculture