• Sarpang co-operative members celebrated IDC at Gelephu

    IDC participants at Gelephu

    The International Day of Cooperatives (IDC) is a yearly opportunity to highlight and reflect on the status, challenges and opportunities of the cooperatives. This year, the day fell on July 7 and the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) had adopted “Sustainable Consumption and Production of Goods and Services” as a theme for this year.

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  • Re-tender for hiring of vehicles

    The National Biodiversity Centre, Serbithang, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests would like to invite sealed bids for eligible having valid license for the Hiring Vehicles.

    The tender document can be downloaded from the link below:

    The tender has to be submitted to the Adm section, NBC, Serbithang.

    The submission date: 27/7/2018, not later than 11 am.

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  • Agriculture program for Thimphu students concluded

    2-9 July, Thimphu: More than 202 students from 17 schools in Thimphu successfully completed a week long summer student engagement program in Agriculture.

    The program covered various activities at eight sites under the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests including at the Tashichho Dzong Greener Project, Agro-Forests Project, RDC-Yusipang, Kawang Gewog and National Mushroom Centre. Each student group and escort teacher shared their experiences and challenges faced during the program at the end. The students also requested to organise a similar program in Thimphu’s all 36 schools in the future.

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  • Vacancy announcement

    The Ministry of Agriculture and Forests is pleased to announce vacancy of the following P1 Management Positions under Department of Livestock:

    Sl.NoDivision/CentrePosition TitlePosition LevelMinimum Qualification RequiredProfessional TrainingNo. of Slots
    1Research and Extension Division, DoLChief Research OfficerP1ABachelorsAdvance training in relevant field1
    2Livestock Production Division, DoLChief Livestock Production OfficerP1ABachelorsAdvance training in relevant field1
    3National Highland Research and Development Center, BumthangProgram DirectorP1ABachelorsAdvance training in relevant field1

    Interested in-service civil servants who meet the eligible criteria may apply. For eligibility criteria, please refer section 13.7.4 of the Promotion Rules and Regulation, BSCR 2018, available in the RCSC website (www.rcsc.govbt).

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