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  • Cancellation of Air Quotation: PBH-GAU-IMP

    This is regarding the invitation for quotations for flight tickets for the PBH-GAU-IMP for 3 pax. This has been cancelled as another organisation has already booked the same.

    Inconvenience caused is highly regretted.


    -Submitted by Agriculture Production Division, Department of Agriculture.

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  • Armyworm Reminder, 2017

    If you detect armyworm outbreaks in your locality, please contact at National Plant Protection Centre at Phone: +975–2–351–016, email: nppcsemtokha@gmail.com.

    All extension officials and farmers are advised to carry out regular monitoring of the armyworm particularly in paddy nurseries and maize fields to implement control measures on time.

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  • Training on Soil and Land Management underway

    TOT - GroupMarch 13-17, Paro: A five-day in-service training on soil and land management is underway for 20 extension agents, ten each from Thimphu and Paro at Lamgong. It is being conducted by the National Soil Services Centre (NSSC), Semtokha.

    The training will focus on all aspects of soil and land management practices including soil characterisation, land evaluation, soil sampling, land and soil fertility management. Through the training, NSSC aims to educate and train extension staffs in all aspects of soil and land management who then can use the knowledge to train farmers for sustainable crop production and combating land degradation.

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