Farmer Organizations in Eastern Region, Uganda

Eastern Region
Eastern Region is one of the four administrative regions found in Uganda. The region has 37 Districts, 77 Counties, 419 sub counties, 2,326 Parishes and 16,866 Villages. The region has over 4,058 farmers organizations with 2377 Community Based Organizations (cbos) , 164 Farmers Associations , 1299 Farmers Groups , 212 Cooperatives , 6 Unions , 837 Women Group , 281 Youth Group , 76 Farmers Field School .
Eastern Region Farmer Organization Statistics

Farmer Organization by Category

Category No.
  Community Based Organizations (cbos)
2377 View List
  Farmers Associations
164 View List
  Farmers Groups
1299 View List
212 View List
6 View List
  Women Group
837 View List
  Youth Group
281 View List
  Farmers Field School
76 View List
Total 4058

    Eastern Region
Entreprizes Undertaken by Farmer Organizations


Entreprize No.

Animal Husbandry

Entreprize No.
Cattle 543 View List
Goats 347 View List
Piggery 223 View List
Bee Keeping 66 View List
Sheep 37 View List
Oxen 3 View List


Entreprize No.
Tilapia 43 View List
Cat Fish 19 View List
other fish 13 View List
Silver Fish 3 View List
Nile perch 1 View List
Farmer Organizations by Operation Level and Support Organization
Entreprize No.
  Operations Level
Village 2,924 View List
Parish 511 View List
Subcounty 469 View List
District 130 View List
Regional - multiple districts 21 View List
National - entire country 3 View List
Entreprize No.
  Support Organization
None 2,935 View List
Government 536 View List
Non Government Organization 453 View List
Private Company 70 View List
Others 61 View List
Community Based Organization(CBO) 45 View List
Farmer Organizations by Activity Involved in and Leaders Education Level and Gender
Entreprize No.
  Activity Involved in
Production Level 3,713 View List
Savings and credit (VSLA) 2,892 View List
Marketing Level 2,701 View List
Non-agricultural activities 1,096 View List
Lobbying and advocacy 569 View List
Agro processing 130 View List
Transport services 19 View List
Entreprize No.
  Leaders by Education Level
Secondary 6,602 View List
Primary 4,312 View List
Tertiary 952 View List
No Formal Education 179 View List
  Leaders by Gender
Female 6,052 View List
Male 5,993 View List
Analytics on Farmer Group Leaders and Activity Involved In
Districts In Eastern Region

Region Districts

District Farmers Orgainzations
Amuria District 132 View
Budaka District 170 View
Bududa District 174 View
Bugiri District 103 View
Bugweri District 25 View
Bukedea District 124 View
Bukwo District 68 View
Bulambuli District 223 View
Busia District 138 View
Butaleja District 156 View
Butebo District 77 View
Buyende District 15 View
Iganga District 58 View
Jinja District 136 View
Kaberamaido District 27 View
Kalaki District 60 View
Kaliro District 20 View
Kamuli District 194 View
Kapchorwa District 94 View
Kapelebyong District 88 View
Katakwi District 59 View
Kibuku District 78 View
Kumi District 72 View
Kween District 85 View
Luuka District 159 View
Manafwa District 122 View
Mayuge District 161 View
Mbale District 185 View
Namayingo District 71 View
Namisindwa District 114 View
Namutumba District 71 View
Ngora District 46 View
Pallisa District 136 View
Serere District 26 View
Sironko District 289 View
Soroti District 98 View
Tororo District 204 View

Other Regions

Region Farmers Orgainzations
Central Region 2808 View
Eastern Region 4058 View
Northern Region 3501 View
Western Region 4619 View