A Bhutanese Dairy Farmer, Ms. Chimmi Dema, an aspiring dairy farmer from Gogona, Wangduephodrang received a prestigious FAO’s “Model Agriculturalists” award on 18th October 2019 at the FAO Regional Office for Asia and Pacific in Bangkok, Thailand. The Assistant Director General of FAO RAP presented the FAO’s annual Asia-Pacific award to Ms. Chimmi Dema and Read more….
The Nation marks the World Rabies Day with a theme “Rabies: Vaccinate to Eliminate”. The Department of Livestock will update of happenings on Rabies day all across the country soon. Lets us all come together responsibly and make Rabies a past history. #RabiesEndHere
26 September 2019: The Department of Livestock is currently convening a consultation workshop on the sustainable poultry industry and future challenges in Bhutan from 26-28 September 2019 in Gelephu, organized by Department of Livestock, with fund support from Effective Microorganism Technology (EMT) project affiliated to Miyagi farm corporation in Japan. The main objective of the Read more….
19 September 2019: Department of Livestock presented a concept document on dairy enterprise development to Ministry this morning. A project proposal titled “Transforming dairy sector for sustainable livelihood of dairy farmers in Bhutan” was tabled for discussion, chaired by Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo, and attended by technical staff from DoL HQ & National Dairy Research & Read more….