Horticultural Crop Training & Development Institute-Bibile
Horticultural Crops Training & Development Institute (HCTDI) was established in 1st of April 2003 by joining the Sri Lanka School of Agriculture, Bibile and research farm HORDI Bibile. Activities of Sri Lanka school of agriculture re-started in this institute in 2015 to conduct one year NVQ level V National Diploma in Agricultural Production Technology course. Also institute is conducting NVQ level IV training course – Plant Nursery Development Assistant course. HCTDI Bibile is the main Horticultural Crops Training Institute in the Department of Agriculture. The one of main objective of HCTDI is production of good quality planting materials (Fruit plants). It is responsible for keeping abreast with information, innovations, and technologies and develops skills in the farmers, students, officers of the different agriculture sectors. Demonstration farm is always open for everyone to improve knowledge and skills on Agricultural Technologies. HCTDI Bibile also conducting 06 month on the job training according to the request.
Ms. P. C. P. Perera