9-10 April, Lhuentse: Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo accompanied by officials from Ministry of Agriculture and Forests inaugurated the construction of the Phawan- Langabi farm road on 9 April and the Gorgan farm road on 10 April under Lhuentse Dzongkhag.
The National Plant Protection Centre (NPPC) under the Department of Agriculture is organising a two days (21 and 22 April 2014) farmers training at Kikorthang and Dunglagang gewogs under Tsirang Dzongkhag on Citrus Fruit Fly and Powdery Mildew Disease management methods.
6 April 2014, Trashi Yangtse: The 11.4 kilometer Buyang Irrigation channel under Khamdang Gewog in Trashi Yangtse dzongkhag was re-inaugurated by Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji on 6 April, 2014. The irrigation channel had been previously initiated and commissioned by His Majesty the Fourth Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck in 1974 as a model project in eastern Bhutan to make people agriculturally self sufficient and self reliant, underwent major renovations in 2012. The construction of the historic irrigation channel was one of the largest kinds of project in eastern Bhutan.
28 March, Gelephu: The Golden Mahaseer is a beautiful fish which is facing the great threat of extinction across the area of its distribution due to reckless human activities such as over-fishing and other extrinsic activities.
4 April 2014, Bumthang:. The new Dzongkhag office for the Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority (BAFRA) at Bumthang was inaugurated on 4 April, 2014 by His Excellency Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji, Minister for Ministry of Agriculture and Forests with the aim of ensuring and strengthening effective food safety and bio-security system in Bhutan.