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  • CIMMYT and ICAR Wheat scientists visit RDC Bajo

    Untitled-1Wangdue: On April 10, three wheat scientists, Dr. Arun Joshi from CIMMYT-Nepal, Dr. Girish Mishra from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi and Dr. Ravish Chatrath from the Indian Institute of Wheat and Barley Research, Karnal under ICAR visited RDC-Bajo.

    The main purpose of their visit was to assess the ongoing collaborative wheat research activities, monitor the rust situation and explore the areas of future collaboration in wheat Research and Development. Such field visit during the wheat season from the international and regional wheat centres have been an annual event since 2011. The field crops researchers also participated during the visit for the discussion and interaction with the visiting team.

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  • Vacancy announcement

     The Agriculture Machinery Centre (AMC), under the Department of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests is pleased to announce the vacancies for recruitment of ESP as Basic Operators (Farm Machinery) on contract basis for one year (extendable) as per following details:

    Sl. No.Name officeRequirementSkill/Minimum qualification requiredRemarks
    1RAMC, Samtenling2Valid license for power tiller/tractorPreference will be given to those having multi farm machine operation skill

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  • Consultation meeting on Vegetable Go To School Project

    Untitled-1April 8, Thimphu: A consultation meeting on Vegetable Go To School (VeGoTs ) Project was held at Hotel Rochogpel with nine delegates from Nepal Vegetable Go To School Project, official from Policy and Planning Division and country’s team members from the Department of School Health and Nutrition and Department of Agriculture (DoA). The meeting was chaired by Ganesh Chhetri, the Offtg. Director General of DoA.

    The meeting shared the experiences and update on the project achievements implemented in last three years with funding from Asian Vegetable Research Development Center (AVRDC) Taiwan through Swiss Agency for Development and Corporation (SDC).

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  • Vacancy Announcement

    The Central Machinery Unit, (CMU) Bumthang, under the Department of Agriculture is pleased to announce the vacancies for recruitment of ESP as Excavator operators on contract for 2 years.

    Sl.NoName of postCategoryRequirementAge LimitSkill/Minimum Qualification requiredRemarks
    1Excavator OperatorsESP12 nos18-40Valid Excavator operator license

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    Preference will be given for those who have experience in Farm Road constructions

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