Rice برنج

Seasonal activities: Autumn

(mid September through mid December)

  • At present, there is little rice-specific information available for Afghanistan. However, several organizations offer guiding principles.

Problems and Opportunities

  • Priority problems of rice are similar to those for wheat and relate to seed quality, improved varieties, and better water management.
  • Priority opportunities include: work with organizations like FAO, MAIL and CIMMYT to access good seed and improve irrigation systems.

Overview

  • Overview Info Sheet (UC Davis)
  • Rice Production by Province Interactive Map (UC Davis)
  • Cultivated Area by Province Interactive Map (UC Davis)

Postharvest

Production

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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