Nuristan نورستان

Major Agricultural Activities

Agriculture in Nuristan is mainly based on crops like maize, wheat , beans, walnutss, mulberries, potatoes, and animal products like eggs, milk, cheese, Nuristan Mapyogurt, 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 Summaries

Province Reports

  • Socio-Economic and Demographic Profile Report (2003-2005) (3.4 MB) (UNFPA)
  • Province Data Link

Province Maps

  • Province Map (2002) (AIMS)
  • Satellite Image Map (2011) (3.3 MB) (iMMAP)
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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