Major Agricultural Activities
Agriculture in Nuristan is mainly based on crops like maize
, beans, walnuts
, and animal products like eggs
, milk, cheese,
yogurt, butter, and wool
. Handicrafts and small industries include rug and honey production.
Potential Development Themes
Potential areas for development include irrigation system improvement, financial services for farmers (credit), animal breeding, veterinary services, value adding (product processing), and post-harvest technology.
- Province Map (2002) (AIMS)
- Satellite Image Map (2011) (10.5 MB) (iMMAP)
- Socio-Economic and Demographic Profile Report (2003-2005) (2.4 MB) (UNFPA)