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Promoting Organic farming in Bhutan: A review of policy, implementation and constraints

Sangay Duba, Mahesh Ghimiray and, Tayan Raj Gurung. 2008
This paper is about the policy for organic farming in Bhutan formulated by the Ministry of Agriculture, Bhutan. With this policy Bhutan aims to make organic agriculture a way of life of a Bhutanese farmer and thereby to enhance their incomes. This paper reviews this policy and its impact and analyses existing processes and co-ordination mechanisms. It also talks about the potentials and constraints of this policy and provides recommendations to overcome them.

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