Bhutan Mushroom Festival Coming in August

Department of Forests and Park Services in collaboration with the National Mushroom Centre, Department of Agriculture with the financial support from the Tourism Council of Bhutan will be organising an annual mushroom festival at Genekha, Thimphu Dzongkhag from 15 – 16 August 2017.

During the festival, the native mushroom and other local products, mushroom hunting, cultural programmes by the school and local community will all be showcased. The objective of the festival is to create awareness of the sustainable harvesting of the local mushroom and appreciating the organic natural flavours nature has to offer.