HORDI – Services

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HORTICULTURAL CROPS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

SERVICES

SOIL SAMPLE ANALYSIS

Soil Sample Analysis Program

Soil Sample Analysis Program

Eligibility

Any person

Sample Should be taken according to the guidelines

Process of Submitting request

Soil samples should be submitted to the sample receiving officer with the application form at sample receiving room, at the Central Soil and Fertilizer Testing Laboratory.   Payment should be done at office of HORDI by filling a paying voucher. 

 If farmer is submitting more samples they should be numbered accordingly for their references. 

Places from where application can be obtained

Sample receiving room at the central soil and fertilizer testing lab division of soil and plant nutrition (Sample receiving place HORDI). also can be download thorugh web site

Fees Payble for obtaining application

Application is free of charges

Time for submitting the application and sample(s)

Office days 8.30 am - 4.15 pm

Fees payable to obtain the service

Rs.290.00 (Per sample)

Time Taken to Provide Services

Minimum 3 weeks

Support Document Required

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Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

HORDI Gannoruwa - Ms.Renuka Silva (Agriculture Principal Scientist - Soil Science))
                  Mobile No :(+94) 071 7677 814
                  Email :renukasilva@yahoo.com

RARDC - Bandarawela  - Mr. K.P. Somachandra (Deputy Director Research)
                  Mobile No :(+94) 071 8166 290
                  Email :kpsomachandra1@yahoo.com

Form of the Application

Soil Sample Details Form (Sinhala)

Guidelines book /Document/ Leaflets

Soil testing and fertilizer recommendation (Sinhala)

Let's take an accurate soil sample and test the soil before planting (Sinhala)

FERTILIZER SAMPLE ANALYSIS

Chemical Fertilizer Sample Analysis Program

Chemical Fertilizer Sample Analysis Program

Eligibility

Any Person

Process of Submitting request

Chemical Fertilizer samples should be submitted to the sample receving officer with the application form at sample receiving room, at the Centrat Soil and Fertilizer Testing Laboratory.   

If farmer is submitting more samples they should be numbered accordingly for their references

Places from where application can be obtained

Sample receiving room at the central soil and fertilizer testing lab division of soil and plant nutrition

Fees Payble for obtaining application

Application is free of charges

Time for submitting the application and sample(s)

Office days 8.30 am - 4.15 pm

Fees payable to obtain the service

Pending

Time Taken to Provide Services

Minimum 3 weeks

Support Document Required

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Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Ms.Renuka Silva (Head of the Division)
Mobile No :(+94) 071 7677 814
Email :renukasilva@yahoo.com

Form of the Application

Chemical Fertilizer Details Form (Sinhala)

Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets

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COMPOST ANALYSIS

Compost Sample Analysis Program

Compost Sample Analysis Program

Eligibility

Any Person

Process of Submitting request

Compost samples should be submitted to the sample receving officer with the application form at sample receving room, at the Centrat Soil and Fertilizer Testing Laboratory.   Payment should be done at office of HORDI by filling a paying voucher

If farmer is submitting more samples they should be numbered accordingly for their references

Places from where application can be obtained

Sample receiving room at the central soil and fertilizer testing lab division of soil and plant nutrition

Fees Payble for obtaining application

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Time for submitting the application and sample(s)

Office days 8.30 am - 4.15 pm

Fees payable to obtain the service

Rs.575.00 (Per sample)

Time Taken to Provide Services

Minimum 3 weeks

Support Document Required

-

Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Ms.Renuka Silva (Head of the Division)
Mobile No :(+94) 071 7677 814
Email :renukasilva@yahoo.com

Form of the Application

Compost Sample Submission Form

Guidelines book /Documents/ Leaflets

Let's make high quality compost manure(Sinhala)

WATER SAMPLE ANALYSIS

Water Sample Analysis Program

Water Sample Analysis Program

Eligibility

Research Purpose

Process of Submitting request

Sample should be submitted with the sample submission form to the sample receiving place at the division

Places from where application can be obtained

Sample receiving room at the central soil and fertilizer testing lab division of soil and plant nutrition

Fees Payble for obtaining application

Free of Charge

Time for submitting the application and sample(s)

Office days 8.30 am - 4.15 pm

Fees payable to obtain the service

Free (Only for pH & Electrical Conductivity)

Time Taken to Provide Services

Minimum 2 weeks

Support Document Required

-

Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Ms.Renuka Silva (Head of the Division)
Mobile No :(+94) 071 7677 814
Email :renukasilva@yahoo.com

Form of the Application

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Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets

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PLANT SAMPLE ANALYSIS

Plant Sample Analysis Program

Plant Sample Analysis Program

Eligibility

Research Purpose

Process of Submitting request

Sample should be handed over with the submission form to the sample receiving place

Places from where application can be obtained

Sample receiving room at the central soil and fertilizer testing lab division of soil and plant nutrition

Fees Payble for obtaining application

Free of Charge

Time for submitting the application and sample(s)

Office days 8.30 am - 4.15 pm

Fees payable to obtain the service

Free

Time Taken to Provide Services

Minimum 2 weeks

Support Document Required

Any other information relevant to wishing of plants and applied chemical

Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Ms.Renuka Silva (Head of the Division)
Mobile No :(+94) 071 7677 814
Email :renukasilva@yahoo.com

Form of the Application

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Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets

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BIO EFFICACY TESTING OF SPECIAL FERTILIZER

Program of efficacy testing of special fertilizer

Program of efficacy testing of special fertilizer

Eligibility

Need analytical report and the heavy metal report from an accredited laboratory

Process of Submitting request

Application should be forwarded to the chairman of special fertilizer testing committee to Field Crop Research and Development Institute at Mahailluppalama

Places from where application can be obtained

Mahailluppalama Research Station (FRCID)
Central Soil and Fertilizer testing laboratory

Fees Payble for obtaining application

Application is free of charges

Time for submitting the application and sample(s)

Office days 8.30 am - 4.15 pm

Fees payable to obtain the service

For Field Trail

For import fertilizer Rs. 305,000.00

For Local Product Rs.50,000.00

Time Taken to Provide Services

Withing one Year

Support Document Required

Needth document of composition of fertilizer, heavy metal report from and accredited lab and the literate of the produced

Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Fertilizer Testing Committee of DOA
Chairman Fertilizer Testing Committee
Mobile No :(+94) 071 4456 677

Form of the Application

Application for the testing of Fertilizer

Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets

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TRAINING PROGRAMS

Food Research Unit -Training Programs

Training  Programs of the Food Research Unit

EligibilityAnyone who interested to food related process such as small and medium scale entrepreneurs, farmers
Process of Submitting request

The provided letter format has to be completed with breif description of the requirements and should be submitted to the Food Research Unit via post, fax or e-mail

Address : Food Research Unit (FRU),P.O. Box 53, Gannoruwa road, Peradeniya.

Tp No: +94 812 388246

Fax:+94 812 387398

E-mail :frudoa100@gmail.com

Places from where application can be obtainedFood Research Unit - Gannoruwa /  Download from the Official website (Click here)
Fees Payable for obtaining application-
Time for submitting the applicationOffice days 8.30 am-4.15 pm
Fees payable to obtain the serviceFees (Sinhala)
Time Taken to Provide Serviceswithin 2 and 3 weeks
Support Document Required-
Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Mr.H.R.P Frenando

Deputy Director - Food Research

0714405531

hrpfioo@gmail.com

Form of the Application

Request Training Program - Form (Sinhala)

Request Certificate for Training Program (Sinhala)

Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets-

QUALITY ANALYSIS LABORATORY REPORTS

Food Research Unit- Quality analysis Laboratory Reports

Quality Analysis Laboratory Reports

Eligibility-
Process of Submitting request

Three (03) labeled samples are required to be submitted to the Food Research Unit along with a request letter.

Places from where application can be obtainedFood Research Unit - Gannoruwa / Download from the Official website (Click here)
Fees Payable for obtaining application-
Time for submitting the application and sample(s)Office days 8.30 am-4.15 pm
Fees payable to obtain the service

Depend on the quality parameter ,

General parameter according to SLS– Rs.750.00

Microbiology parameters according to SLS– Rs.1000.00

Time Taken to Provide Serviceswithin 2 and 3 weeks (Can be changed according to the product)
Support Document Required-
Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Mr.H.R.P Frenando

Deputy Director - Food Research

0714405531

hrpfioo@gmail.com

Form of the ApplicationRequest Quality Certificate - Form (Sinhala)
Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets-

RESEARCH FACILITIES

Food Research Unit - Research facilities

Research facilities      

EligibilityBasic qualification for the food research
Process of Submitting request

A request letter by the relevant institution / university briefly stating the need, should be submitted to the Food Research Unit through the Director of the Horticultural Crops Research and Development Institute.The Prepared letter should be submitted via post, fax or email.

Address : Horticultural Crops Research and Development Institute ,P.O. Box 11, Gannoruwa road, Peradeniya.

Tp No: +94 812 388011/12/13

Fax:+94 812 388234

E-mail :directorhordi@gmail.com

Places from where application can be obtained-
Fees Payable for obtaining application-
Time for submitting the applicationOffice days 8.30 am-4.15 pm
Fees payable to obtain the service-
Time Taken to Provide Serviceswithin 2 and 3 weeks
Support Document Required-
Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Mr.H.R.P Frenando

Deputy Director - Food Research

0714405531

hrpfioo@gmail.com

Form of the Application-
Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets-

ADVISING AND CONSULTING

Food Research Unit - Advising and consulting

Advising and consulting

EligibilityAnyone who interested to food processing and post harvest technology  such as small and medium scale entrepreneurs, farmers.
Process of Submitting request

A request letter with a brief description of the requirements should be submitted to the Food Research Unit via post, fax or e-mail

Address : Food Research Unit (FRU),P.O. Box 53, Gannoruwa road, Peradeniya.

Tp No: +94 812 388246

Fax:+94 812 387398

E-mail :frudoa100@gmail.com

Places from where application can be obtained-
Fees Payable for obtaining application-
Time for submitting the applicationOffice days 8.30 am-4.15 pm
Fees payable to obtain the service-
Time Taken to Provide Serviceswithin 2 and 3 weeks
Support Document Required-
Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Mr.H.R.P Frenando

Deputy Director 0 - Food Research

0714405531

hrpfioo@gmail.com

Form of the Application-
Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets-

AWARENESS PROGRAMS

Back view of a senior professor talking on a class to large group of students.
Food Research Unit - Awareness programs

Awareness programs

EligibilityAnyone who interested to food related process such as small and medium scale entrepreneurs, farmers
Process of Submitting request

A request letter with a brief description of the requirements should be submitted to the Food Research Unit via post, fax or e-mail

Address : Food Research Unit (FRU),P.O. Box 53, Gannoruwa road, Peradeniya.

Tp No: +94 812 388246

Fax:+94 812 387398

E-mail :frudoa100@gmail.com

Places from where application can be obtained-
Fees Payable for obtaining application-
Time for submitting the applicationOffice days 8.30 am-4.15 pm
Fees payable to obtain the service-
Time Taken to Provide Serviceswithin 2 and 3 weeks
Support Document Required-
Staff Officer(s) in charge of the services

Mr.H.R.P Frenando

Deputy Director - Food Research

0714405531

hrpfioo@gmail.com

Form of the Application-
Guidelines book /Documents/Leaflets-