|CIC Seed production Farm, the biggest in Sri Lanka, is located at Hingurakgoda in the Polonnaruwa District. Hingurakgoda is very famous for its paddy cultivation. The farm receives irrigation water from the Minneriya reservoir through a distribution channel. The total extent of the farm is 1300 acres. The majority acreage of the farm (about 750 acres), is under paddy and the highland area of the farm is utilized for the production of perennial crops and livestock. CIC Seed Farm has adopted modern agricultural techniques and enhanced mechanization while protecting our traditional knowledge as well as conventional agricultural methods.Activitieshe first plants of a few varieties (specially Willard, Karthcolomban, Vellei Kolomban, Ambalavi and Neelum) which were planted in Sri Lanka, is in the Hingurakgoda farm. Hingurakgoda Willard, which is one of the popular mango varieties, was discovered at the Hingurakgoda Farm.