As more income could be derived from the cultivation of Turmeric small scale farmers in Vavuniya has started to show interest in Cultivation of Turmeric and are engaged in Turmeric Cultivation now.
As shortages are existing due to the Government banning import of Turmeric, the farmers are showing interest on the cultivation of Turmeric.
As the economy has been affected by impact of Covid 19, the small scale farmers of Thavasiyakulam and Sriramapuram have taken interest in Turmeric Cultivation. They are cultivating it as the main crop as well as intermediate crop.
As demand has increased for it, even amidst the temporary changes in the weather, the farmers are cultivating Turmeric.