Monthly Archives: May 2022
Ministry of Agriculture & Forests Department of Livestock (a multi-pronged approach and focused livestock enterprise development) Big Ticket Initiative (BTI) Gainfully engage youths in poultry and piggery farming as an enterprise Boost income of the farmers and youths to enhance their livelihood Accelerate domestic egg, chicken and pork production to substitute import Read more….
20th May, 2022: The Bhutan Yak Federation 2nd General Assembly Meeting funded by Resilient Mountain Solution, ICIMOD was held in Dekyil Hotel, Bumthang w.e.f 19th to 20th May, 2022. The meeting was attended by chairpersons and members from 12 yak cooperatives across the country, the representatives from the Department of Agriculture Marketing and Cooperatives (DAMC), Read more….
May 14, 2022 Hon’ble Director, Department of Livestock (DoL) graced the inauguration of Regional Animal Nutrition Center (RANC) at Yangchenphu, Dekiling Gewog under Sarpang Dzongkhag on 14th May, 2022. The inaugural event was attended by officials from Livestock Production Division (LPD), DoL, National Piggery Research and Development Centre (NiRDC), Gelephu, National Poultry Research and Development Read more….
May 14, 2022 In a major breakthrough, The National Piggery Research and Development Centre (NPiRDC) in Gelephu officially released and launched Artificial Insemination (AI) technology in the country. The newly constructed swine semen processing laboratory and AI service centre at NPiRDC, Gelephu was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Director, Department of Livestock (DoL). The Laboratory collects Read more….
May 12, 2022 The Department of Livestock (DoL) officially handed over the EMT Model Poultry Farm in Tsirang to the two youths who will manage the model farm and at the same time train the farmers on the use of EMT and provide EM solutions to the poultry farmers. A collaborative project between the DoL Read more….
5-8th May 2022, Venue- Gelephu: As part of the Competency Based Framework initiated by RCSC, the first training on Veterinary Clinical SOPs, Patient Care and Animal Welfare of the Veterinary Officers was rolled out. The CBF for veterinary officers was developed in May 2021. Through this training program the veterinarians will hone skills on the Read more….
NOTIFICATION ON ILLEGAL IMPORT OF EGG