Set on 48 Acres of prime saltwater wetland in Vetilaikeny, the Prawn Farm is a unique, eco-friendly farm of 60, 40-meter tanks specializing in Shrimp (Litopenaeus Vannamei). The farm will produce an estimated output of 300 tons solely for the export market, within the next 5 years and operate with 100 employees.
With our focus firmly on sustainability, food safety, and food security through the propagation of sustainable aquaculture, the farm will incorporate the latest available technologies, including the pioneering introduction of a Super Intensive Nursery and Grow Out Culture System, with new innovative aquaculture techniques and technology related to Symbiotic, Probiotic, Cope floc, Bio floc and Biological Water Treatment Systems, in tandem to which the farm will also support and enrich local communities with the ultimate aim of aiding in the development of the country’s economy.
SK Farms aims to increase Sri Lanka’s food supply resilience and support the core of marine aquaculture industry. Our focus in this effort is to provide technological breakthroughs in the country’s aquaculture industry, opening opportunities for employment, expansion, and intensification of production in cooperation with the Ministry of Fisheries, NAQDA and NARA.