Summary of CARD-F’s Activities in Herat Province

Start & End Date: Poultry and Dairy (July 2015-December 2017), Saffron (July 2016-December 2017)
Districts: Guzarah, Injil, Karukh, Zindajan
Components: Poultry, Dairy, Saffron, Infrastructure Component: Road

Enterprises Established
Poultry • 1 Breeder farm (10k capacity)
• 1 hatchery farm (158K capacity)
• 14 broiler farms (2x5k and 12x10k)
• 6 layer farms (10k capacity)
• 200 SSL farms
• 1 Poultry Clinic
Dairy • 2 milk collection centers (each with 5,000 liter per day capacity)
• Milk Processing Plant (10,000 liter per day capacity)
• 400 milk packages • 2 Veterinary Field Units (VFUs)
Saffron • 150 saffron bulb package
• 500 Saffron Harvest package
• ISO Certification for 3 plants • lab equipment and drying and packaging machineries for 3 processing plants (completed for 1 plant, the remaining 2 is under the procurement process)
• 1 Saffron Laboratory for DAI
Infrastructure • 7.1 km Road
• 4 km in Karukh (connecting more than 32 villages and Milk Collection Center to the main road) and 3.3 km in Zindajan (connecting more than 24 villages and Milk Collection Center located in Zindajan with local market)
Economic Benefits • 486 FTE (332 men and 154 women)
• 1092 Safeguarded Jobs (192 men and 900 women)
• 206 Construction Jobs
• Net Income per annum: $1,501,742


Projects in this Province:

Economic Development Package Saffron

Economic Development Package Herat