• Training of Trainers (ToT) on Farmers Group/Cooperatives Formation for Extension Agents

    Participants of the Training of Trainers on farmers group formation
    Participants of the Training of Trainers on farmers group formation

    11-15 March, Sarpang: Research Development Centre (RDC) Bajo, in partnership with the Agriculture Machinery Centre (AMC), Bhur conducted a five days Training of Trainers (ToT) on farmers group/cooperative formation for the extension agents of Punakha, Dagana, Tsirang and Wangdue from March 11 to 15, 2014 at Bhur under Sarpang Dzongkhag.  The training was designed to help field staff in the dzongkhags to better understand groups and cooperatives. With the launch of the rice commercialisation program, the Department of Agriculture (DoA) has initiated the formation of many farmers groups in the potential rice growing areas.

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  • Vacancies: RDC Wenghar & RDSCs Khangma and Lingmethang

    The Human Resource Division, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests is pleased to announce the following vacancies:

    The interested applicants fulfilling the above-mentioned eligibility criteria may apply to Human Resource Division, MoAF latest by 14 May 2014. Applicants with relevant qualifications/training and work experiences shall be given preference for the purpose of short listing.

    vacanciesPlease note that only the shortlisted candidates will be called for the selection interview. For the selection interview deadline, please visit our website at www.moaf.gov.bt or call 332510/323841. The following documents must be produced along with the applications: Continue reading  Post ID 1663

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  • Quotation for air tickets

    Sealed rates are invited from travel agents and ticketing firms for air ticket for the following sectors as detailed below:

    Type of Class: Economy Class

    SectorsDateNo of Pax
    Paro- Delhi11/5/20142 pax 
    Delhi- Paro16/5/2014

    Tender should be submitted along with earnest money of 2% of the quoted amount. Earnest money shall be furnished in the form of Cash Warrant/Demand Draft in favor of the Executive Director, BAFRA, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests, Thimphu. The tenders for which earnest money is not provided shall be rejected.

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  • Airfare Quotation: PBH-BKK-Chiangmai Roundtrip

    The Department of Agriculture ( DoA), MoAF invites sealed quotations from authorised ticketing agents for travel as per the terms and conditions specified below:

    fly-hortiTerms and conditions:

    1. Sealed quotation shall be submitted to the Horticulture Division, Department of Agriculture on or before 8 May 2014 at or before 12.00 PM.
    2. Sealed quotation should be addressed to the Chief Horticulture Officer, Horticulture Division, Department of Agriculture, MoAF, Thimphu.
    3. The quotation will be opened on the same day at 12.30 PM.
    4. Quotations received after the submission date and time will not be entertained.
    5. Bidders are requested to mention the name of airline and confirmed itineraries in the quotes.
    6. Availability of seat at the time of travel should be established before submitting the quotes.
    7. Unconditional hike in fare or change in airlines at the time of travel will not be accepted.
    8. Quoted rates should be valid for at least a month.
    9. Bidders should submit valid Ticketing License issued by the Ministry of Economic Affairs.
    10. Quotations without sealed envelope will be disqualified.
    11.  Bidders are requested not to quote for budget airlines.
    12. The decision of the tender committee will be final and binding.

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  • Date Preponed for Interview for Night Guard (ESP category) for WCP, Bumthang

    Applications are invited from the interested Bhutanese (age 18 years-40 years old) for vacancy for Night Guard (ESP category) for Wangchuck Centennial Park, Bumthang.

    1. The following documents are required:
    2. Copy of the citizen identity card (new)
    3. Valid security clearance certificate
    4. Medical fitness certificate
    5. No objection certificate, if employed
    6. Contact phone number

    Note: last date for submission of application is on 15 May 2014 and selection interview will be held on 16 May and not 19 May 2014 at 2.00 pm at Wangchuck Centennial Park HQ at Dekiling.

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