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  • ARDC Wengkhar conducts its annual writeshop 2016-2017

    October 2-6, Mongar: A total of 45 participants from ARDC Wengkhar and its sub-centres, Fruit Incubation Centre, NPHC Lingmethang and CARLEP are attending the annual writeshop to document research papers and other documentations from the past year as well as to enhance proper documentation and information dissemination.

    The writeshop will finalise papers in various themes such as climate change, crop conservation, organic farming research, extension methodology, models for entrepreneurship promotion, crop intensification and commercialisation of farming targeted to be published in both national and international journals including in the Ministry’s and CARLEP’s websites. It targets to compile a total of 29 different papers and publish later this year for wider dissemination.

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  • Thimphu Tshechu- 30 September-2nd October 2017 and Dasai

    All government offices and schools in the capital city, Thimphu, will be closed from 30 September to 2 October 2017 to observe one of the biggest festivals in the country- the Thimphu Tshechu. This festival is held in the capital city for three days beginning on 10th day of the 8th month of lunar calendar.

    This Tshechu is witnessed by thousands of people many of which travel from neighboring Dzongkhags (districts) to attend the festivities. The actual Tshechu is preceded by days and nights of prayer and rituals to invoke the gods.

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  • Shortlisted candidate for the post of Animal Attendants (ESP)

    The Management of Regional Pig and Poultry Breeding Centre, Lingmethang is pleased to announce the shortlisted candidate for the post of Animal Attendants (ESP). The following candidates can report on 02/10/2017 at 9:30 AM for interview with required documents.

    SL NONameCID Remarks
    1Mr. Kelzang Dendup11107001365 
    2Mrs. Chimi Lhazom10709003659 
    3Mrs. Dorji Lhamo10711002563 
    4Mrs. Nima Zangmo10709003269 
    5Mrs. Norbu Lhamo10713000796 
    6Mrs. Dechen Wangmo10711000800 
    7Mrs. Ugyen Tshomo10711002786 
    8Mrs. Pema Choden10713002606 

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  • New Program Director for NH RDC Jakar appointed

    The handing-taking over ceremony

    September 28, Bumthang: Dr. Chenga Tshering (PhD), the new Program Director (PD) took over the reins of the National Highland Research and Development Centre (NH RDC), Jakar from the Offtg. PD in a traditional handing taking over ceremony.  The event was attended by Dasho Dzongdag along with officials from the Dzongkhag Administration, Department of Livestock (DoL), regional offices and well wishers in Bumthang.

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