ACCESS TO FINANCE

The ADF provides farmers with access to finance, and technical assistance in corps production and particularly facilitating sales to high value markets. This allows the ADF to reduce credit risk while helping its clients’ success in their enterprises.

ADF has financed more than 150 cooperatives in Bamyan province for the last four years for potato cultivation. These loans were made to them for purchase of potato seed and fertilizers to improve the production.

During the visits most of the Cooperative have explained that they are very happy with their crop so far and believe that their production is increased by 20-30% through the ADF loans, because these farmers (member of Coops) had never been able to afford these inputs before.

The team consisted from ADF Technical Services Unit/Lending Team, Bamyan Loan officers and a representative from Provincial DAIL Department Mr. Haji Haqjoy (the head of Cooperative Department) visited the stock of fertilizer before and/or during the distribution process in order to verify the quality of the purchased fertilizer (DAP and Urea) in different locations of central Bamyan.

This year in total 28 Potato cooperatives (19 in center and 9 in Waras districts) received 5,114 bags of DAP & 10,350 bags of Urea fertilizers under the ADF approved loan for 2015 Potato growing season.

To date ADF has approved over US$106 million in loans. These loans are directly benefiting over 30,000 farmers in 32 provinces.

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Last modified on Thursday, 11 August 2016 11:09

MAIN OFFICE (KABUL)
Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL), Jamal Meena, District# 12,
Kabul-Afghanistan. Phone: +93(0)20 250 48 35/+93(0)790444111
Email: info@adf-af.org/Samiullah_ehsas@adf-af.org

REGIONAL OFFICES 

BALKH
Welayat Street, Bagh-e-Hozur, ACCI Building Mazar-e-Sharif, Balkh, Email: Jawedahmad_khiabani@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)799 123 451

 HERAT
Herat Business Center, 4th Floor, Room #203, Herat Afghanistan, Email: Jamshid_karimi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)799 125 458
BAMYAN
Behind Bazar-e-Bamyan, Near Park-e-Sulh of DAIL, Second House, Bamyan, Afghanistan, Email: GhulamHussain_Muhammadi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)791 923 045
 NANGARHAR
House # 1, Street # 5, Rokhan Meena, District 4, Jalalabad City, Nangarhar, Email: MuhammadAminSharifi@adf-af.org
Phone: +93(0)796 148 078

KANDAHAR
Second Square, Aino Mina, ACCI Building, Ground Floor Office # 19,Kandahar City, Kandahar, Email: Mirwaisazizi_afghan@adf-af.org 
Phone: +93(0)797 423 983

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