ROP started the Agricultural Research and Extension Development Program (AGRED) in 2012 to support and build the capacity of the Afghan Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock. This program, called Agriculture Research & Extension Development (AGRED) is a 5 year program with funding up to $66M.
World Bank Grape Export Project 2009 Afghan Fresh Grape Value Chain to Pakistan and India November 18, 2009 IMPROVED GRAPE INDUSTRY Afghan grape farmers and traders cooperate to reach new markets in Pakistan and India. Better cultivation, packing and grading result in gain of 100% for farmer and increased margins for traders. Ground […]
Afghanistan Accelerating Sustainable Agriculture Program (ASAP), 2006–2010 USAID funded project, managed by Chemonics International, $1,463,663 Afghanistan is a country which once boasted of an agricultural sector that contributed to more than 80% of the national income. More than 25 years of conflict, exacerbated by years of drought, has devastated this economic sector, vital to 80% […]