Farah فراه

Major Agricultural Activities

Farah is famous for producing wheat and fruits, especially watermelons. Livestock is important, especially with the Kuchi nomad population.

Potential Development Themes

Animal husbandry, agricultural productivity, pasture improvement, value adding (product processing), post-harvest technology and irrigation system improvement (high lands and lower rivers) are some potential areas for development.

Province Summaries

Province Reports

  • Province Profile Report (1.6 MB) (NAIS)
  • Socio-Economic and Demographic Profile Report (2003-2005) (2.4 MB) (UNFPA)
  • Social Assessment Profile Fact Sheet (2012) (NHLP)
  • Province Data Link (CFC)

Province Maps

  • Satellite Image Map (2011) (9.6 MB) (iMMAP)
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