P-SO-AAC-001

Project Details
ID: P-SO-AAC-001 Name: AFGOI MORDILE IRRIG. I PROJ. (ADB) (P) Status: Completed Country: Somalia
Sector: Agriculture Approval date: 21-Mar-1972 Task Manager: MTAMBO Phoebe James, OSAN1
Total cost: 1500000
Currency: UAC
Source(s) of financing
Implementing Agency: --

Objectives

To produce food crops (maize, rice, sesame & compea).

Description

Development of 3000 ha of irrigated agriculture to be managed as a state farm by LIBSOMA.

Benefits

Production of food crops to reduce imports.

Rational

Rainted agriculture in the area is precarious and the introduction of irrigation will make agricultural production secure.