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Ground frost in Nuwara Eliya not serious enough to affect Tea

Ground frost in Nuwara Eliya not serious enough to affect Tea

The John Keels Tea Brokers’ weekly Tea market report said that ground frost in Nuwara Eliya, was not intense enough to affect tea crops. Areas affected were tracts of Tea land bordering the Kandapola flats, and low lying Tea fields of Mahagastota. Additionally peripheral frost bite in Tea fields bordering shallow forest reservations in Upcot, Bogowantalawa, Maskeliya, and Upper reaches of Talawakelle. Also some interior areas of Lindula and Agrapatana. Temperatures sank down low, seriously affecting vegetable cultivation in Kandapola.

To read the full article pleae click  "Ground frost in Nuwara Eliya not serious enough to affect Tea: (Monday January 16th 2012 online)

 

 

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