In­au­gu­ra­tion of new farm­ers dairy group in Paro

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9 July, Paro: A new farmer’s dairy group called as “Dam­chena Phuen­sum Omgi Det­suen” is be­ing in­au­gu­rated at Dop­shari geog. The Chief Guest of the oc­ca­sion, Dasho Dzon­grab high­lighted on the im­por­tance of co­op­er­a­tion among the group mem­bers and stressed on the needs to work as a team to ad­dress com­mu­nity prob­lems and con­flicts. Ac­cord­ing to the Dzongkhag Live­stock Of­fi­cer, the 60 house­holds of Dam­chena mostly de­pend on live­stock farm­ing as their main source of in­come. There­fore, the group is be­ing formed to as­sist the farm­ers of Dam­chena to en­hance dairy milk pro­duc­tion and es­tab­lish proper for­mal mar­ket­ing chan­nel for their fresh milk. The fresh milk will be sold to the cus­tomers through Youth Busi­ness Co­op­er­a­tive’s farm out­lets in Thim­phu. The for­ma­tion of the group is be­ing sup­ported by Na­tional Dairy De­vel­op­ment Cen­tre and Re­gional Live­stock De­vel­op­ment Cen­tre, Depart­ment of Live­stock. Re­ported by Dzongkhag Live­stock Sec­tor, Paro

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