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Organizational Description of DOA

The department is headed by the Director General (DG). There are three Deputy Directr Generals (DDGs):

  1.     DDG - Planning and Human Resource
  2.     DDG -  Monitoring, Evaluation and Management
  3.     DDG - Technology Transfer and Coordination.

There are different Program Directorates, National Programs, Regional Directorates, Farms/Centres, Labs, Quarantine Check Post and other offices under DOA.

Program Directorates:

  •     Directorate of Vegetable Development, Khumaltar, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Fruit Development, Kirtipur, Kathmandu
  •     Directorate of Crop Development, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Plant Protection, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Agri-business Promotion and Market Development, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Agricultural Extension, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Fisheries Development, Balaju, Kathmandu
  •     Directorate of Industrial Entomology Development, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Agricultural Engineering, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Post Harvest Management, Shreemahal, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Agricultural Training, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  •     Directorate of Soil Management, Harihar Bhawan, lalitpur

National Programs:

  1.     National Industrial Crop Development Program, Harihar Bhawan, lalitpur
  2.     National Citrus Development Program, Kirtipur, Kathmandu
  3.     National Potato Development Program, Khumaltar, Lalitpur
  4.     National Spices Development Program, Khumaltar, Lalitpur
  5.     National Natural Water and Inland Fisheries Development Program, Balaju, Kathmandu
  6.     National Agri-businss Promotion Program, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  7.     Research and Statistics Management Program, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  8.     Agri Commodity Export Promotion Program, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  9.     National Plant Quarantine Program, Hahihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  10.     Pesticide Management and Registration Division, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur
  11.     Sericulture Development Division, Khopasi, Kavre
  12.     Bee Keeping Development Division, Godawari, Lalitpur
  13.     Raj Nikunja Bee Keeping Office, Gokarna, Kathmandu
  14.     Tea and Coffee Development Division, Kirtipur, Kathmandu

Regional Agricultural Directorates:

Eastern Region             :  Regional Agricultural Directorate, Biratnagar
Central Region              :  Regional Agricultural Directorate, Lalitpur
Western Region            :  Regional Agricultural Directorate, Pokhara, Kaski
Mid Western Region     :  Regional Agricultural Directorate, Surkhet
Far Western Region      :  Regional Agricultural Directorate, Dipayal, Doti

Regional Agricultural Training Centres
 

  1.     Jhumka, Sunsari
  2.     Naktajhij, Dhanusha
  3.     Lumle, Kaski
  4.     Khajura, Banke
  5.     Sundarpur, Kanchanpur


Regional Seed Labs
 

  1.     Jhumka, Sunsari
  2.     Hetauda, Makawanpur
  3.     Bhairahawa, Rupendehi
  4.     Khajura, Banke,
  5.     Sundarpur, Kanchanpur


Regional Soil Labs
 

  1.     Surunga, Jhapa
  2.     Jhumka, Sunsari
  3.     Hetauda, Makawanpur
  4.     Pokhara, Kaski
  5.     Khajura, Banke
  6.     Sundarpur, Kanchanpur


Regional Plant Quarantine Offices

 

  1.     Kakadvitta, Jhapa
  2.     Birganj, Parsa
  3.     Bhairawa, Rupendehi
  4.     Nepalganj, Banke
  5.     Gaddachouki, Kanchanpur


Horticulture Farms/Centers
 

  1.     Solukhumbu
  2.     Janakpur, Dhanusha
  3.     Nawalpur, Sarlahi
  4.     Bonch, Dolakha
  5.     Kirtipur, Kathmandu
  6.     Daman, Makawanpur
  7.     Palpa
  8.     Mustang
  9.     Godawari, Lalitpur
  10.     Trisuli, Nuwakot
  11.     Aanpchour, Gulmi
  12.     Satbanjh, Baitadi


Vegetable Farms/Centres
 

  1.     Fikkal, Ilam
  2.     Sindhuli
  3.     Khumaltar, Lalitpur
  4.     Panchkhal, Kavre
  5.     Nigale, Sindhupalchowk
  6.     Musikot, Rukum
  7.     Dolpa
  8.     Humla
  9.     Dadeldhura


Fisheries Farms and Training Centres
 

  1.     Fattepur, Saptari
  2.     Padariya, Siraha
  3.     Janakpur
  4.     Indrasarobar, Kulekhani
  5.     Hetauda, Makawanpur
  6.     Beltari, Shyangja
  7.     Balaju, Kathmandu
  8.     Bhandara, Chitwan
  9.     Bhairahawa, Rupendehi
  10.     Shamserganj, Nepalganj, Banke
  11.     Geta, Kailali

Quarantine Check-posts
 

  1.     Biratnagar, Morang
  2.     Bhantabari, Sunsari
  3.     Jaleshwar, Mahottari
  4.     Malangawa, Sarlahi
  5.     Airport, Kathmandu
  6.     Tatopani, Sindhupalchowk
  7.     Kerung Bhanjhang, Rasuwa
  8.     Lomangthang, Mustang
  9.     Krishnanagar, Kapilvastu
  10.     Jhulaghat, Baitadi


Sericulture Offices
 

  1.     Dhankuta
  2.     Itahari, Sunsari
  3.     Chitapol, Bhaktapur
  4.     Bhandara, Chitwan
  5.     Dhunibensi, Dhadhing
  6.     Bandipur, Tanahun
  7.     Pokhara, Kaski
  8.     Syangja

Projects
 

  1.     Janakpur Zonal Agriculture Development Project, Naktajhik, Janakpur
  2.     Raising Incomes of Small and Medium Farmers Project, Nepalgunj, Banke
  3.     Integrated Water Resources Management Project, Hariharbhawan, Lalitpur
  4.     Community Managed Irrigated Agriculture Sector Project, (Additional Financing), Hariharbhawan, Lalitpur