• Advance Course for Experienced Tractor Operators

    Agriculture Machinery Training Centre, under the Agriculture Machinery Centre (AMC) in Paro, is conducting an Advance Course for Experienced Tractor Operators on troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of Agricultural Machineries for a period of 3 weeks. The course will commence from 12 to 30 May 2014.

    Therefore, all organisations and agencies are asked to send eligible candidates for the training. However, the candidates DSA, & expenditures should be borne by the respective offices. The Centre will provide only their lodging in the training centre’s dormitory.

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  • EU mission visit for RNR-Climate Change Adaptation Program

    The meeting in progress under the Chairmanship of Dasho Secretary of MoAF
    The meeting in progress under the Chairmanship of Dasho Secretary of MoAF

    25 April, Thimphu: Mr. David Billing from EU who is in the country for its first annual review and mid-term evaluation mission for RNR-Climate Change Adaptation Program (CCAP) presented his findings in a meeting held at the Ministry’s Conference Hall under the chairmanship of Dasho Sherub Gyaltshen, the Hon’ble Secretary for the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests. Also present were the departmental and agencies heads along with the focal persons.

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  • A new hope for the highlanders of Soe

    Farmers from Soe and Soeyaksa with the Livestock Director
    Farmers from Soeyaksa with the Livestock Director

    18 April, Soe-Soeyaksa: In order to perceive the reality of highlanders in yak farming which is one of their main sources of livelihood, the Director, Department of Livestock (DoL), Program Directors from the National Centre for Animal Health (NCAH) and National Dairy Development Centre (NDDC), the senior officials for the highland development program from the Department and the Thimphu Dzongkhag Livestock Sector officials visited Soe and Soeyaksa geogs in Thimphu and Paro respectively. The visit will help the appropriate planning and implementation during the 11th five year plan in enhancing the income and creating a healthier scenario to sustain in the highlands.

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  • Airfare Quotation: PBH to BKK to Busan (South Korea) Return

    Sealed quotations are invited for airfare for:

    Pax – 7 Nos

    15/5/2014 (Morning flight) Paro to Busan (S. Korea) with connecting flight
    21/5/14 Busan (S. Korea) to Bangkok
    23/5/2014 Bangkok Paro

    The quotation should be submitted on or before 12 am of 30 April 2014 to CoRRB as sealed bid. Any fluctuation of rates after the submission of rated shall not be entertained.

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  • Notice Inviting Tender: Field and Laboratory Equipments for National Forest Inventory

    The Forest Resources Management Division of Department of Forests and Park Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests would like to invite sealed quotations for Field and Laboratory Equipments for National Forest Inventory from 29 April to 15 May 2014.

    The Terms and Conditions documents and Equipment list with specifications, can be purchased from AFD, MoAF with payment of Nu. 100/-.

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