• Climate-smart Agriculture reference books launched

    Untitled-1November 30, Thimphu: The Climate-smart Agriculture (CSA) in Bhutan is fairly a new concept towards increasing food production and continue agriculture under climate change scenario through developing a knowledge based climate resilience farms-farmers in a gender inclusive participation.

    The major CSA field activities targeted in the various pilot sites under 6 Dzongkhags (Thimphu, Tsirang, Sarpang, Wangdue, Chukha and Samtse) have been adaptation and mitigation strategies focused to capacity building and water management. The pilot sites demonstrations and promotional activities on CSA approach in Bhutan has been an entry point for essential information on how to make CSA part of the solution to the negative effects of climate change. The magnitude and broad scope of the effects of climate change on agricultural systems create a need to ensure inclusive integration into national and local agricultural plans, programs and investments.

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  • Tender for purchase of Machines, Tools & Equipment and Electric Fencing Items

    Sealed tenders are invited for the purchase of Machines, Tools & Equipment and Electric fencing Items for Phuntshothang Agriculture Rehabilitation Project (PARP).

    The tender shall be submitted along with an earnest money of 2% (two percent) of the bid value in the form of demand draft or cash warrant, valid for six months from the date of submission, in favour of The Director General, Department of Agriculture, MoAF, Thimphu.

    Soft copy of the tender document can be downloaded from the MoAF’s website. Subsequently those who intend to bid will have to procure the hard copy of tender document at Nu. 500.00 (non-refundable) from the Account Section, AFD, MoAF Thimphu.

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  • Limited Tender Notice

    The Horticulture Division, Department of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests would like to invite sealed tenders from eligible national bidders for the supply of following equipment.

    Sl #  Equipment  Specifications Last date & Time for submission Tender Tender Opening Date & Time
    1 Drip Kits Irrigation System -Area Coverage: 250 m square;

    -Manufactured with virgin LLDPE materials. UV stabilized
    -Inline Size: 12mm
    -Dripper Spacing: 0.30 m
    -Discharge: 1.6 liters per hour

      14th December 2015 at 2:00 PM 14th December 2015 at 2:30 PM
    2 Knapsack sprayer 16 liters capacity with spray nozzle, handle and filter cap

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