Obituary

On February 8, 2019 By

We are deeply saddened by the loss of our beloved friend and a colleague, Mr. Kezang Tashi, Deputy Chief Plant Protection Officer on 21st December 2018, after battling life for few months. He was a kind and gentle person, loved by all the colleagues and friends alike. His untimely demise will be terribly missed. Our […]

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FAO Maize TCP Terminal workshop underway at Chuniding Resort at Serbithang in Thimphu.  The workshop is being attended by Chief of Agriculture Officer of Agriculture Research and Extension Division, FAO Country Coordinator and DAOs from three pilot Dzongkhag

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The National Plant Protection Centre (NPPC) family bid farwell Dr. Thinlay.

Dr. Thinlay is from Babesa village under Chang Gewog, Thimphu. He is married to Mrs. Tashi Pem and has 2 daughters and a son. He joined civil service on 20 August, 1984 as an Assistant Plant Pathologist at NPPC, the then EEC Plant Protection […]

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“The future is neither unseen or unknown. It is what we make of it. What work we do with our two hands today will shape the future of our nation. Our children’s tomorrow has to be created by us today” His Majesty the King addressed the Nation on 7th Nov, 2008. On this  auspicious occasion […]

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Chukhha 28, November: Three days training for the Plant Protection focal officers and NPPC technical staff on maize storage pest and diseases identification and management was held  at Phuntsholing, Chukhha. The plant protection focal officers from ARDC Bajo, Samtenling and Wengkhar attended the training program. The training is being conducted with the funding support from […]

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November 27, 2018: The National Plant Protection Center organized a demonstration of electric fencing energizer to the Bhutan Power Corporation, Bhutan Statistical Bureau and Bhutan Electricity Authority. However, BEA could not attend the demonstration. The demonstration was also attended by the Nature Conservation Division. The main objective of the demonstration was to demonstrate the safety and […]

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November 22, Thimphu: Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture and Forests, Lyonpo Yeshey Penjor accompanied by Director of Agriculture, Directorate services and Chief of Policy and Planning Division, MoAF visited the National Plant Protection Centre, Semtokha on 21st Nov, 2018. His Excellency was presented on the mandates, achievements of 11th Five Year Plan and activities carried out […]

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November 20, Thimphu: The National Plant Protection Centre (NPPC) in collaboration with Sathguru Management Consultant, India, conducted one day Pre-seasoned training on “Deployment of enhanced tools in Rust surveillance in Bhutan”. Twenty five participants from ARDC-Bajo, ARDC-Wengkhar, ARDC-Samtenling, NPPC and Extension Agents from Bumthang, Chukha, Paro, Haa and Mongar participated in the training.  The training […]

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