The private sector development section of Support to National Priority Program 2 of MAIL facilitated signing of 114 agricultural contracts between cotton producers and Aziz Farid Oil production industrial company. These contracts will establish linkage between producers and market.
Based on these contracts 114 farmers from different villages of Nahr-i-Shahi, Dehdadi, Balkh and Shulgara districts pledged to provide 319200 Kg cotton on appropriate price to the company. Before signing contracts, these farmers had received certified cotton seed, Urea and technical advices from SNaPP2 program.
These contracts aim at marketing farmers’ agricultural products, employment and increasing income of rural farmers.