• Notification on the Potato Auctioning

    The Management of Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) would like to notify and sincerely request all the potato growers in the country to kindly bring in their potatoes to respective FCBL Auction Yards as early as possible. Presently, the potatoes are fetching better price, therefore all the growers are requested to avoid hoarding the potato at source. The following schedule may kindly be followed while bringing the potatoes of different grades to fetch better price in the Auction yards of FCBL.

    Sl no. Recommended Potato grade Recommended months
    1 Large Sized May, June, July, August & until September mid
    2 Medium Sized August, September, October, November
    3 Small Sized From mid of September to until mid of November

    Further, the FCB Management also would like to sincerely request the farmers to register in the queuing system, which is mandatory for prompt delivery of auction services prior to bringing of potatoes to the Auction Yards. To register at Phuentsholing Auction Yard farmers may call at 17848352 or 77848352 and to register at Samdrup Jongkhar Auction Yard call us at 17938850 or 77938850.

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