Balkh Mini Poultry-Economic Development Package


Balkh Mini Poultry (BMP) EDP is a poultry value chain project aiming to develop poultry value chain in Balkh province. Its components include establishment of 10 broiler farms, 1 breeder farm, 4 layer farms, 250 SSL farms, 1 feed mill, 1 poultry clinic and 1 poultry associations. This project is being implemented by CARD-F Implementing Unit (IU). The implementation of this project started in July 2015 and was planned to end in June 2017. CARD-IU continues provision of extension services.


The objective of this project is to increase rural income, create rural employment opportunities and stimulate private sector investment in poultry value chain in Balkh province.


Million Table Eggs
Fertile Eggs
MTs of Broiler Meat
Job Opportunities for men
Job Opportunities for women
Cumulative Rural Net Income
PS Investments Stimulated



Project details

  • Feed Mill: 1
  • Breeder Farm: 1
  • Broiler Farms: 10
  • Layer Farm: 4
  • SSL Farms: 250
  • Poultry Clinic: 1
  • Farmers Trained: 267
  • Direct Beneficiary: 1,922