CSO Grant Facility

Bhutan

Category: CSO Projects

Posted On: May 17th, 2019

Title of the Project            Drachukha Flower Project

Location of the project     Punakha

Name of the applicant       Drachukha Flower Group

Duration of the project       18 months

Total Cost of the project (in Nu/ EUR)      Nu 1,467,950.00

Objectives of the project             

Establishing edible flowers, herbs and spices production and organic farming in rural community as a means of diversification of sources of livelihood and for income generation

Target groups/ final beneficiaries              21 households involved in the project

Estimated results           

  • Capacity building of the group
  • Organic certification of farms and watershed
  • Farm extension
  • Organic conversion

Main activities 

  • Training of members on book keeping
  • Field trip to other farmers growing flowers
  • Organic certification
  • Organic conversion
  • Farm extension
  • Land preparation
  • Farming tools
  • Processing equipment
  • Marketing
  • New membership
  • EU certification