11th March 2023 16:59:59 Hours
04th March 2023 12:06:35 Hours
To maintain the high standards of the junior leaders,School of agriculture and livestock commenced the 2nd Young Officers Basic Agriculture and Livestock Course on 16 January 2023.The closing address of that course was held on 04 March 2023 in School of Agriculture and Livestock Murukandi.Director General Financial Management and Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock Major General WBSM Abeysekera RSP VSV USP graced the occasion as a chief guest with the President of Seva Vanitha Branch SLACAL Mrs.Shanthi Abeysekera.
04th March 2023 12:04:08 Hours
Director General Financial Management and Colonel Commandant of Srl Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock Major General WBSM Abeysekera RSP VSV USP made a visit to the 6SLACAL on 04 March 2023.The Colonel Commandant and the President of Seva Vanitha Branch Mrs.Abeysekera were warmly welcomed by the Commanding officer of 6SLACAL Lt Col ASB Hapuwinna USP psc SLAC and Mrs Samanthi Illesinghe.
10th February 2023 19:04:13 Hours
3rd Volunteer Regiment Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock Celebrated 2nd Anniversary corps day on 10th February 2023. In parallel to the corps day celebrations series of events has been scheduled under the supervision of the Commanding Officer Lt Col BMTA Baddewela RSP psc IG SLA. Keeping Religious blessings at the top most prominence “ Kiri Ahara pujawa” was conducted on 09th February morning at the Somawathiya Raja Maha Viharaya temple premises and at the same day evening Bodhipuja Pinkama” has been conducted at Somawathiya Raja Maha Viharaya with the participation of All ranks to invoke the blessings from Triple Gem.
On the Corps day (10th) according to the Military traditions and customs the 2nd in Command Maj DSC Wijesinghe SLACAL welcomed the Commanding Officer Lt Col BMTA Baddewela RSP psc IG SLA and invited to review the guard turnout at the main entrance.
Afterwards, the Commanding Officer has planted a tree sapling to mark the day memorable and then sat for a group photograph with Officers and ORs.
The Commanding Officer extended his gratitude during the address of troops remembering great dedication and enthusiastic commitments taken throughout to uplift the standard of the corps keeping Corps of Agriculture flag flying high at the all-time.
The Commanding Officer joined for All ranks lunch where he shared his thoughts with Officers and Other Ranks. Finally Commanding Officer gave his well wishes for everyone to touch the zenith of success with their Consistency and Dexterity.
After the all ranks lunch prize giving ceremony of the Cricket tournament was commenced with the the participation of the Commanding Officer and as the Corps day finale event all ranks musical event was conducted by the 3(V) SLACAL.
10th February 2023 18:57:33 Hours
Troops of the Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock, formally raised on 4th January 2021 and presently 19 Army farms are handling under the direct supervision of the Directorate of Agriculture and Livestock after established Green Agriculture Steering Committee (GASC) by Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, Commander of the Army in order to supplement and promote the island’s food security programme.Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock has already started the cultivation of all types of crops in a vast area of the island by continuing the cultivation war day by day and is taking all necessary steps to develop these activities in the future as well.
In line with above programmes as per the guidance of Major General WBSM Abeysekera RSP VSV USP the Director General Financial Management(DGFM) of the Army and Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock with the instructions of Director Agriculture and Livestock Brigadier Arosha Rajapaksha RSP
most recently, the Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock was able to start several new army farms Pangolla,Dayagama,Ridiyagama,Manikpalama,Weeravila and Iranamadu.
With that Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock reaped the new bountiful harvest at all army farms around the country which belongs to Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock.
17th January 2023 18:11:07 Hours
07th January 2023 00:30:36 Hours
After serious of programmes conducted to celebrate 2nd anniversary of Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock as the finale event of the Corps day Officers Guest Night was held at RHQ SLA Officers mess on 4th January 2023.
Director General Financial Management(DGFM) of the Army and Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock Major General WBSM Abeysekera RSP USP and president Seva Vanitha Branch Mrs. Shanthi Abeysekera graced the occasion along with, Council members, Senior officers, officers with their spouse's.
06th January 2023 00:07:01 Hours
On 03rd January 2022 offer alms giving to Maha Sanga at the morning and a donation was given to Warusawithana Elders Home with the participation of Brigadier Bandula Bandara RSP Centre Commandant SLACAL. The days finale event followed by Bodhi Pooja blessing ceremony with the participation of Colonel Commandant, all Officers and ORs of SLACAL.
05th January 2023 22:45:19 Hours
WO’s & Sgt’s mess Dinner Night of the Corps of Agriculture and Livestock Regiment was held prior to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of Corps of Agriculture at WO’s & Sgt’s mess Karandeniya Regimental Centre on Monday 02 January 2023. Major General WBSM Abeysekera RSP USP the Director General Financial Management(DGFM) of the Army and Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock graced the occasion as the Chief Guest along with all Regimental Sargent Majors of Agriculture Battalions.
On arrival, Chief Guest was welcomed by WO I DMASK Dissanayake RSM RHQ SLACAL.
19th December 2022 13:01:11 Hours