Farmer Organizations in Northern Region, Uganda

Northern Region
Northern Region is one of the four administrative regions found in Uganda. The region has 37 Districts, 65 Counties, 317 sub counties, 1,702 Parishes and 14,730 Villages. The region has over 3,501 farmers organizations with 1293 Community Based Organizations (cbos) , 42 Farmers Associations , 2094 Farmers Groups , 70 Cooperatives , 2 Unions , 589 Women Group , 325 Youth Group , 113 Farmers Field School .
Northern Region Farmer Organization Statistics

Farmer Organization by Category

Category No.
  Community Based Organizations (cbos)
1293 View List
  Farmers Associations
42 View List
  Farmers Groups
2094 View List
70 View List
2 View List
  Women Group
589 View List
  Youth Group
325 View List
  Farmers Field School
113 View List
Total 3501

    Northern Region
Entreprizes Undertaken by Farmer Organizations


Entreprize No.

Animal Husbandry

Entreprize No.
Goats 291 View List
Cattle 146 View List
Piggery 125 View List
Bee Keeping 40 View List
Sheep 29 View List
Oxen 9 View List


Entreprize No.
Tilapia 22 View List
Cat Fish 7 View List
other fish 2 View List
Farmer Organizations by Operation Level and Support Organization
Entreprize No.
  Operations Level
Village 2,935 View List
Parish 255 View List
Subcounty 243 View List
District 55 View List
Regional - multiple districts 10 View List
National - entire country 3 View List
Entreprize No.
  Support Organization
None 2,419 View List
Non Government Organization 556 View List
Government 400 View List
Others 70 View List
Private Company 69 View List
Community Based Organization(CBO) 38 View List
Farmer Organizations by Activity Involved in and Leaders Education Level and Gender
Entreprize No.
  Activity Involved in
Production Level 3,037 View List
Savings and credit (VSLA) 2,793 View List
Marketing Level 2,421 View List
Non-agricultural activities 1,187 View List
Lobbying and advocacy 253 View List
Agro processing 77 View List
Transport services 7 View List
Entreprize No.
  Leaders by Education Level
Primary 5,001 View List
Secondary 3,801 View List
No Formal Education 868 View List
Tertiary 661 View List
  Leaders by Gender
Male 5,456 View List
Female 4,875 View List
Analytics on Farmer Group Leaders and Activity Involved In
Districts In Northern Region

Region Districts

District Farmers Orgainzations
Abim District 72 View
Adjumani District 223 View
Agago District 163 View
Alebtong District 77 View
Amolatar District 140 View
Amudat District 37 View
Amuru District 117 View
Apac District 96 View
Arua District 82 View
Dokolo District 73 View
Gulu District 87 View
Kaabong District 99 View
Karenga District 38 View
Kitgum District 202 View
Koboko District 22 View
Kole District 111 View
Kotido District 30 View
Kwania District 78 View
Lamwo District 176 View
Lira District 178 View
Madi-okollo District 66 View
Maracha District 82 View
Moroto District 16 View
Moyo District 52 View
Nabilatuk District 18 View
Nakapiripirit District 28 View
Napak District 30 View
Nebbi District 152 View
Nwoya District 138 View
Obongi District 38 View
Omoro District 19 View
Otuke District 88 View
Oyam District 180 View
Pader District 131 View
Pakwach District 51 View
Yumbe District 125 View
Zombo District 186 View

Other Regions

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