• Tender for tools and equipments

    The Agriculture Research and Development Center (ARDC),Yusipang, MoAF, Thimphu would like to invite sealed quotation from the national bidders for the following supplies of FSAPPProject, World Bank for the fiscal Year 2019-2020.

    SNParticularSales of tender documentsDate and time of bid submissionDate and time of bid opening
    1FSAPP Agriculture Tools and Equipments13/09/2019 to 26/09/201927/9/2019 at 11.00 AM27/09/2019 at 11.30 AM
    2FSAPP portable solar fence energizer (inclusive of solar fencing wire(3000m) and solar power tester (1 no)13/09/2019 to 26/09/201927/09/2019 at 11.00 AM27/09/2019 at 11.30 AM

    The tender documents can be downloaded at free of cost from the ministry’s website. Please contact ARDC, Yusipang office at.(975)77191124,77191125,77191126/17358422 for any clarification.

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  • Sanam Lyonpo attends 14th session of UNCCD COP14  

    The Hon’ble Lyonpo Yeshey Penjor, Minister of Agriculture & Forests led Bhutan’s delegation to the High-Level Segment of the UNCCD Conference of Parties (COP14) from 9-10 September 2019 held at India Expo Mart Ltd., Greater Noida. Lyonpo was accompanied by the Ambassador of Bhutan in India and senior government officials from the Ministry of Agriculture & Forests and Royal Bhutanese Embassy, New Delhi.

    The UNCCD COP14, hosted by the Government of India, began from 2nd September and attended by about 8000 delegates including 93 Ministers from 196 countries; Intergovernmental organizations; Special and UN agencies; Civil Society organizations; and media personnel. The event was aimed at identifying mutually viable solutions to the growing challenges of desertification, land degradation, and drought. The UNCCD was adopted in Paris in 1994 to be a legally binding document for fighting desertification through sustainable land management and has been ratified by 196 countries and the EU.

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  • Haa farmers attend hands-on-training on Organic Farming Technologies

    8-9 September, Haa: More than 35 participants from 56 households of Longpa/Nobgang villages under Samar gewog attended hands-on-training on Organic Farming Technologies. The training was conducted by the Agriculture Research and Development Centre-Yusipang and ICIMOD as a part of the Resilient Mountain Solutions initiative.

    Prior to the training, a team from ICIMOD briefed farmers on the preparation of organic manure and pesticides including the raw materials required. “Since all the required equipments and facilities are readily available, an organic farming is very convenient to do. But to have a successful national organic programme, there should be a common understanding between community people and government line agencies. There should also have multi-stakeholders involvement,” said Mr. Kamal from ICIMOD.

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  • Vacancy announcement for Animal Attendant

    The Regional Pig and Poultry Breeding Centre, Lingmethang is please to invite application from eligible Bhutanese nationals for the following vacant post:

    SL NoName of PostPost CategoryNumber of PostPlace of Posting/ Office Name
    1Animal AttendantESP2RPPBC, Lingmethang

    The application should be submitted to the Farm Manager on or before 23rd September, 2019 before 5 PM along with the following documents: Continue reading  Post ID 11479

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