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  • Registration of Traders for Cordyceps Auction 2014 from 15-30 April 2014

    The registration of traders interested to take part in Cordyceps auctioning 2014 will be open from 15 April to 30 April 2014. Kindly download the form from the link below or visit the Department of Agricultural Marketing and Cooperatives (DAMC) Office during office hours. The form should be submitted to DAMC,MoAF.

    For further information kindly contact Mrs. Sangay Choden at (02) 322909/331638.

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  • Hon’ble Lyonchhoen and Hon’ble MoAF Lyonpo sign Performance Agreement

    Exchanging the signed performance Agreement at the Office of the Prime Minister
    Exchanging the signed Performance Agreement at the Office of the Prime Minister

    27 March 2014, Thimphu: The First Annual Performance Agreement between the Hon’ble Minister, MoAfF and the Hon’ble Prime Minister on the five key objectives and three mandatory objectives was signed on 27th March, 2014 at the General Assembly Conference Hall for the financial year 2014-2015. During the signing ceremony, the Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo said that MoAF is the first Ministry signing this Performance Agreement with the Hon’ble Prime Minister; which basically indicated the importance that the government accords to the Ministry. The Lyonpo said that the Performance Agreement provides an opportunity for the Ministry to reposition ourselves to play a crucial role in fulfilling its objectives and mandates.

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  • Refresher Course done on the theme “Strengthening the Plant Biosecurity and Organic Agriculture Development”

    28 March 2014, Thimphu: The 13th Annual Refreshers Course on the theme “Strengthening The Plant Biosecurity and Organic Agriculture Development” for BAFRA plant regulatory and quarantine officials which was held at Thimphu ended today. The aim of the event was to improve the proficiency of the regulatory and quarantine officials to safeguard the health and life of humans, animals, plants and the environment from the risk of exotic pests and diseases.

    The two days refresher course was organised by BAFRA with fund assistance from the National Biosafety framework Project.

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  • Meeting the Developing Partners

    His Excellency Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji, Minister, MoAF was the Chief Guest
    His Excellency Lyonpo Yeshey Dorji, Minister, MoAF was the Chief Guest

    26 March, Thimphu: As of February 2014 a gap of 40% of the total allocated budget has been projected for the RNR Sector. Although some part of the budget would be supported by the Royal Government of Bhutan, the Ministry would have to continue exploring source for additional support to accomplish the national goals of the RNR Sector, shared official from the Policy and Planning Division, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests (MoAF) during the RNR Sector Program and Project Coordination meeting organised by the Policy and Planning Division, MoAF.

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  • Master’s Programme under TICA Scholarship for the November 2014 Intake

    TICA

    Kindly prioritise and provide field of study along with funding (full or cost sharing) for the following lots from the draft 11th Five Year HR Master Plan and submit to the Human Resoruce Division latest by 2 April, 2014 for onward submission to the Royal Civil Service Commission. The final areas of study will be announced in the media and RCSC website.
    – HRD

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