CSO Grant Facility

Bhutan

Category: CSO Projects

Posted On: May 17th, 2019

Title of the Project           Panbang Magdrep Gonor Tshongdrel Cooperative

Location of the project    Panbang, Zhemgang

Name of the applicant     Panbang Magdrep Gonor Tshongdrel Cooperative

Duration of the project    12 Months

Total Cost of the project (in Nu/ EUR)      Nu  1,555,880.00

Objectives of the project             

  • Increase income of marginal farmers to improve livelihood
  • Strengthen cooperatives
  • Generate income
  • Inculcate saving habit
  • Reduce local cattle populations

Target groups/ final beneficiaries              12 members and communities in the village

Estimated results           

  • Members capacity developed
  • Transport arranged
  • Collective marketing system
  • Secure feed and fodder
  • Upgrade existing MPU

Main activities

  • Training on good animal husbandry
  • Training on product processing, packaging, record keeping
  • Study tour
  • Supply of additional cool chain equipment
  • Supply of equipment for processing
  • Construction of improved dairy sheds
  • Supply of fodder seeds and seedlings & fencing materials
  • Cost of transportation Jersey cows
  • Cost of High yielding jersey cows