From the monthly archives: March 2018

The ePest surveillance app is android based application which is maintained by the National Plant Protection Centre (NPPC), Department of Agriculture, under the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests. The main purpose is to collect and share real-time information on pests of Agricultural crops and send data via internet. It is connected to a central server […]

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Armyworm Alert, 2018

On March 9, 2018 By

All the Extension officers and ARDCs are advised to carry out regular monitoring of the armyworm particularly in paddy nurseries and maize fields to implement control measures on time.

Where and when is it a problem?

The early arrival of warm dry weather followed by rain in spring is favorable for reproduction and […]

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Maize Technical Cooperation Project (TCP) Review and Planning workshop was held at Tara Phendeyling Hotel, Thimphu on 6-7th March 2018. The main objective of the meeting was to highlight the achievements of NPPC and project Dzongkhags and discuss the issues and challenges faced during the implementation of the project activities. The work plan for 2018-2019 […]

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