Over 900 Cordyceps collectors registered for the Cordyceps collection this year at the Bumthang Cordyceps Auction Chhoekhor Gewog Centre. The Tang Gewog Cordyceps Collectors was not eligible to participate as the Cordyceps quality in their regions were found to be poor quality.
The highest a kilogram of Cordyceps fetched was Nu. 6,85,000.
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