Monthly Archives: August 2021

Enhancing Capacity of the Yak Cooperatives’ Office bearers

Livestock Research & Extension Division under the Department of Livestock, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests had trained office bearers of the six yak cooperatives and extension officials from three western Dzongkhags on book keeping. The objective was to build capacity of the office bearers on proper book keeping that will enable maintaining proper data for Read more….

Call for manuscript submissions: Bhutan Journal of Animal Science (BJAS)

The Bhutan Journal of Animal Science invites manuscripts for the upcoming Volume 6, Issue 1, March 22.  The manuscript can be submitted online (, and if you face problems with online submission, please submit it to the Editor-in-Chief through mail at A manuscript submitted to BJAS will be deemed acceptable only if they have not Read more….

Hands on Training on Improved Poultry and Piggery Breeding & Management for Big Ticket Initiative (BTI) clients of five West-Central Dzongkhags.

August 9, 2021 A ten-day hands-on training on improved piggery breeding and management and improved poultry management is underway at National Nucleus Pig Breeding Centre (NNPBC), Yusipang and at Regional Poultry Breeding Centre, Khangkhu under the Department of Livestock (DoL), Ministry of Agriculture and Forests (MoAF).  Big Ticket Initiative (BTI) was started with support from Read more….