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Major Agricultural ActivitiesBalkh map

Balkh is famous for producing cashmere, wool, wheatmelons, watermelon, tomato, onion, eggplant, alfalfa, and cotton.

Potential Development Themes

Market development, pasture improvement, value adding (product processing), post-harvest technology, seed quality programs and irrigation system improvement are some of the potential areas for development.

Province Summaries

Province Reports

  • Ministry Report (MRRD)
  • Province Profile Report (1.7 MB) (NAIS)DSC_0003.JPG
  • Socio-Economic and Demographic Profile Report (2003-2005) (3.5 MB) (UNFPA)
  • Social Assessment Profile Fact Sheet (2012) (NHLP)
  • Province Data Link (CFC)

Province Maps

  • Province Map (2002) (AIMS)
  • Satellite Image Map (2011) (8.2 MB) (iMMAP)

District Maps (iMMAP)

Balkh District
Chahar Bolak District
Chahar Kint District (1.0 MB)
Chimtal District
Dawlatabad and Shortepa Districts (1.0 MB)
Dihadadi and Mazar-e Sharif Districts (1.2 MB)

Kaldar and Khulm Districts (1.2 MB)
Kishindih District (1.0 MB)
Marmul District (1.7 MB)
Nahri Shahi District
Sholgara District (1.9 MB)
Zari District (1.0 MB)

Note: Some district maps may not be available.