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On September 15, 2016 By admin-nssc
A group of three officials from Land Development Department of Bangkok visited National Soil Services Centre with the objective to support the Centre in producing Geo-referenced Aerial Photographs and to carry out reconnaissance survey to map soil for national planning.
During their nine-day stay in the country, they were involved in carrying out the […]Read More →
In terms of human capital, the last year has not been a good year for the Center with the loss of following four staff on voluntary resignations/superannuation at different times during the year: –
Teknath Koirala, ex-Driver (February’16 – Voluntary Resignation) Kinley Penjor, ex-Soil Survey & Land Evaluation Officer (May’16 – Voluntary Resignation) Karma Tenzin, […]Read More →
The National Soil Services Center (NSSC) under Department of Agriculture (DoA), MoAF invites sealed quotations from authorized ticketing agents for travel as per the terms and conditions specified below: –
Sector Travel Dates Remarks Paro Bhopal (India) 14th August 2016 2 PAX; Economy Class Bhopal (India) Paro 24th August 2016 Sealed quotation shall be submitted […]Read More →
The National Soil Services Center (NSSC) is pleased to invite applications for the post of Laboratory Utility Assistant to be employed under ESP category.
All interested candidates, preferably male holding Bhutanese citizenship, aged between 18-40 years and with minimum qualification of Class VIII may apply to the Program Director, NSSC, Simtokha latest by 20th July […]Read More →
On June 17, 2016 By admin-nssc
Land is fundamental to our very existence. It serves as a basis for securing food, water, energy and continuous ecosystem services. However, with increase in human population and rapid socio-economic development taking place, the land-based natural resources are put at stake due to desertification and land degradation occurring around the world…Land Degradation – […]Read More →
In its quest to create awareness on the importance of sustainable management of the natural resources, the National Soil Services Centre (NSSC) of the Department of Agriculture and Watershed Management Division (WMD) of the Department of Forests and Park Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Forests conducted a sensitization workshop for our youths in 6 […]Read More →
Bhutan loses about 3.34 tonnes of topsoil per hectare annually. The soil loss increases eight-fold to 24.61 tonnes a hectare in areas where sustainable land management techniques are not implemented. This is about three truckloads of soil being removed and dumped downstream every year.
Even with sustainable land management techniques Bhutan loses at least 12 […]Read More →
The National Soil Services Center (NSSC) is pleased to invite applications from the Bhutanese nationals for the post of 2 (two) Lab Utility/Field Assistants under ESP category.
All interested candidates, holding Bhutanese citizenship and aged between 18 40 years, may apply to the Program Director, NSSC, Simtokha latest by 15th April 2016 with the following […]Read More →
With weather conditions becoming more favorable for the armyworm outbreaks (prolonged dry periods followed by heavy rainfall) , all extension officials are instructed to carry out regular monitoring of the pests particularly in maize fieldsand paddy nurseries to assist farmers to implement control measures on time.
Factors favoring the outbreak
Periods of dry […]Read More →
From Program Director’s DeskDear Visitors! Welcome to this Centre's website, the virtual extension of the National Soil Services Centre (NSSC) under Department of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests.
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The National Soil Services Center (NSSC) under Department of Agriculture (DoA), MoAF invites sealed quotations from authorized ticketing agents for travel as per the terms and conditions specified below: –Sector Travel Dates Remarks…
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Sealed bids are hereby invited from registered contractors for their rates for “Repair & Maintenance of Water Supply” as detailed in the bidding document available for sale from 13th to 17th June’16. The last…
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