The Director, DoA inaugurated the Farmers’ Sales Outlet at Gedu

    The Director of the Department of Agriculture (DoA) inaugurated the Farmers’ Sales Outlet (FSO) at Gedu, under Chhukha Dzongkhag on 16th November 2021 that has been constructed by Chhukha Dzongkhag Administration through the funding support of Food Security and Agriculture Productivity Project (FSAPP) [https://www.doa.gov.bt/projects/& https://bit.ly/3oCfjQG].

A big CONGRATULATIONS on your new role

The Department of Agriculture would like to welcome and offer our heartfelt Tashi Delek to the new Director, Mr. Yonten Gyamtsho. With your experience and dedication, we are confident of achieving great things and building a prosperous future together. Congratulations on your new role and best wishes ahead.  

Publication of “Hydroponics Research & Development Strategy 2021”

The publication of “Hydroponics Research & Development Strategy 2021” can be downloaded from the DoA website under the publication section or from here https://www.doa.gov.bt/publication/agriculture-strategies-guidelines

MAP POP and Inventory

The MAP POP and Inventory 2021 published for your kind information and references. Link foor download@https://www.doa.gov.bt/package-of-practice/#toggle-id-9  

Review and Develop Crop and Livestock Damage and Loss Assessment Methodology

The task-force team from the relevant agencies(DoA, DoL, DDM, PPD,MoAF, Legal Division, MoAF, Dzongkhag Administration, NCHM) are currently reviewing and developing the “Crop and Livestock Damage and Loss Assessment Methodology” as a part of the GCF Project intervention to achieve the following three mains objectives; To develop methodologies to calculate crop and livestock damage and […]

Mr. Jigme Dorji, Project Director, FSAPP retires

Mr. Jigme Dorji, Project Director for the Food Security and Agriculture Productivity Project (FSAPP), will leave the civil service system under the “Early Retirement Scheme” in November of 2021. The Project Director handed over project responsibilities to Mr. Rinzin Wangchuk, the project’s Monitoring & Evaluation Officer, on October 14th, 2021, after formal approval by the […]

Invitation for Project Proposals

The National Soil Services Centre (NSSC) under the Department of Agriculture (DoA) extends an invitation for Project Proposals from interested individuals, entrepreneurs and other business entities to set up a small scale organic fertilizer production plant in the Eastern region of Bhutan. The plant is required to have an investment size of Nu. 1-10 million […]

Capacity building program-Promotion of Enterprises in the RNR Sector of Bhutan

Realizing the importance and potential of RNR enterprises in income generation, employment creation, and import substitution, RNR Enterprise development is emphasized in the 12th FYP to assist in transition from subsistence to commercial farming. The Ministry of Agriculture & Forests envisions the establishment of enterprises in the RNR sector of the country as one of […]

Vacancy: Communications and Knowledge Management Expert (TA-FSAPP)

Job Vacancy (Communications and Knowledge Management Expert (TA-FSAPP) https://jobs.fao.org/careersection/fao_external/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=2100373

ESMP of FSAPP for implementation of Additional Financing

ESMP for Implementing Additional Financing (FSAPP)