Balkh بلخ

Major Agricultural Activities

Balkh is famous for producing cashmere, wool , wheat , melons, watermelon, tomatoes, 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

  • Overview Report (MRRD)
  • Province Profile Report(1.9 MB) (NAIS)
  • Socio-Economic and Demographic Profile Report (2003-2005) (3.7 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)

Available District Maps

usda

Provinces

Ghor

Ghazni

Faryab

Farah

Daikundy

Bamyan

Balkh

Baghlan

Badghis

Badakhshan

Zabul

Wardak

Uruzgan

Takhar

Sar-e-Pul

Samangan

Parwan

Panjshir

Paktya

Paktika

Nuristan

Nimroz

Nangarhar

Logar

Laghman

Kunduz

Kunar

Khost

Kapisa

Kandahar

Kabul

Jawzjan

Herat

Helmand