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Saru diviyata deshiya ala (Traditional roots and tubers for a prosperous life)
   
 
The book: A book on the various traditional roots and tubers cultivated in Sri Lanka. The book provides details of over 55 varieties of such roots and tubers, the use of these crops and details of cultivation.  
     
Author: Damayanthi Godamulla  
     
Book details: 56+ xiv pages; plates; 21.5 x 14.5 cm  
     
Published in: 2008  
     
ISBN: 978-955-0018-00-0  
     
Publisher: Community Development Centre, Aranayaka  
     
Contents: Chapter 1: Use of traditional roots and tubers  
  Chapter 2: Description of roots and tuber species    
  Chapter 3: Cultivation of roots and tubers    
  Cultivation Calendar    
  Nutritional details of traditional roots and tubers    
       
 
Popularisation of traditional roots and tubers focusing on biodiversity conservation
   
 
The booklet: An edited extract from the forthcoming book compiled by Damayanthi Godamulla  
     
Prepared by: Nimashi Amaleeta Fernando  
     
Book details: 32+ iv pages; plates; 21.5 x 14.5 cm  
     
Published in: September 2008  
     
Publisher: Sri Lanka Nature Forum (on behalf of CDC)  
     
Contents: Chapter 1: The initiative  
  Chapter 2: Execution of the project  
  Chapter 3: Varieties of roots and tubers  
  Chapter 4: Contribution to food security  
       
Downloads: PDF file (2.5 MB)    
   
 
     
 

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Saru diviyata deshiya ala (Traditional roots and tubers for a prosperous life)
   

Popularisation of traditional roots and tubers focusing on biodiversity conservation
   
 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
   

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