General Announcement

Power tiller engine repair training to Central agencies under DoA
Agriculture Machinery Centre organized a mechanic training on power tiller engine repair  to staff of central agencies under Department of Agriculture. These agencies do have machines and are being used in the operation in their fields. Unfortunately till date, such technical...
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Baisc Extension Officer training commenced from April 20, 2017
After carrying out an extensive survey on the training for extension officers, there are still a few extension officeres (EOs) who have  not yet availed the training from AMC. Therefore, the basic course for  6 EOs from Tsirang, Samtse, Trashigang and Sarpang...
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3rd JCC meeting
The 3rd joint committee coordination meeting for the JICA technical assistance project for AMC was held on April17,2017 at Paro. The progress of three components research , standards and hiring models were presented and discussed.
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Completion of TTI OJT
The On-The-Job Training (OJT) program for 25 Technical Training Institute (TTI) students has been completed successfully in AMC. The OJT program was scheduled for 3 months for TTI students which ended with the awarding of certificate to the students, followed by closing dinner. Thank...
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AMC/AMCS lab equipment calibration
Agriculture Machinery Certification Section (AMCS) under Agriculture Machinery Center (AMC) is calibrating basic laboratory equipments inclusive of Mass/Weighing, Volume & Length in jointly with Bhutan Standard Bureau (BSB) with the service of metrology and expert. Where in some...
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Testing of plough shears as per standard
Agriculture Machinery Certification Section under Agriculture Machinery Centre is testing different plough shear samples from different firms and sellers. Five different shears were tested for hardness and identification of different material properties with reference to the...
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Technical Committee (TC) meeting
The four days Technical Committee (TC) meeting held w.e.f. 20/03/2017 at Agriculture Machinery Center (AMC) had concluded successfully. The meeting is held for the second time in AMC, Paro. During the meeting, various technical issues were discussed and many of technical related...
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Youth farm machinery training for commercial farming
As part of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests ( MoAF) 's initiative to utilize the fallow land through commercial farming programme for the youths, Agriculture Machinery Centre office , Khangma trained 10 youths in the operation and maintenance of power tiller from Febraury...
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Technical committee meeting condensed
Agriculture Machinery Centre commenced a two days technical committe meeting on Februaray 16 and 17 in Paro. All Technical incharges, diploma holders and concerned staff are the members of the commitee. It was chaired by Farm Mechanization Specialist who is the chairman . This commitee...
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AMC welcomes Ms Naoko Takahashi
Agriculture Machinery Centre welcomed Ms Naoko Takahashi, an Olympic gold medalist from Japan to AMC office, Paro yesterday. She was explained about the history of AMC, the Japanese experts' contributions and also the progress through the support of JICA projects by Oshii, the...
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