TEA PLUCKING AND USE OF SHEARS

TEA PLUCKING AND USE OF SHEARS
Starts from:Mon, June 17, 2019
Location

M.D.H. Jayawardana Mw,Athurugiriya,Sri Lanka

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Course Feature
  • Course Code WT 01
  • Medium Sinhala and Tamil
  • Duration One (01) day
  • Course Type Worker Development
  • Venue Respective estates
  • Course Fee Rs. 30,000/-
Course Description
Target Group:

Pluckers, plucking supervisors and leaders of plucking gangs

 

Objectives:
    • To organize and manage work to ensure that plucking is in accordance with laid down standard operational practices
    • To improve plucking skills
    • To enhance harvesting efficiency and optimize field productivity
    • To sustain health of tea bush
    • To create awareness of the relationship between quality of green leaf and made tea

 

Duration:

One (01) day (04 hours)

Methodology:

Lectures, video presentations and practical demonstrations

Medium:

Sinhala and Tamil

 

Fee:

Rs. 30,000/- per programme (For 50 participants)

 

Venue:

Respective estates as proposed by plantation companies

 

Timing:

Monthly – at the request of plantation companies

    Technical / Management / Marketing Modules
  •   Fundamentals of the tea bush
  •   Importance of plucking
  •   Growth pattern of flush
  •   Crop in relation to weather
  •   Common errors in plucking
  •   Effective / scientific plucking methods and use of shears
  •   Worker motivation & concept of team work
COORDINATOR
  • Kurunduwattegedera Nepala

    Mr. K.G. Nepala hails degree in BA (Economics) specialized area in Agricultural Economics graduated from university of Colombo and entered to first job as Investigation Officer at Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute attended to con...