Farmer Organizations in Western Region, Uganda

Western Region
Western Region is one of the four administrative regions found in Uganda. The region has 35 Districts, 75 Counties, 408 sub counties, 1,937 Parishes and 15,559 Villages. The region has over 4,619 farmers organizations with 2622 Community Based Organizations (cbos) , 77 Farmers Associations , 1773 Farmers Groups , 141 Cooperatives , 6 Unions , 630 Women Group , 283 Youth Group , 13 Farmers Field School .
Western Region Farmer Organization Statistics

Farmer Organization by Category

Category No.
  Community Based Organizations (cbos)
2622 View List
  Farmers Associations
77 View List
  Farmers Groups
1773 View List
141 View List
6 View List
  Women Group
630 View List
  Youth Group
283 View List
  Farmers Field School
13 View List
Total 4619

    Western Region
Entreprizes Undertaken by Farmer Organizations


Entreprize No.

Animal Husbandry

Entreprize No.
Goats 1,173 View List
Piggery 732 View List
Cattle 563 View List
Bee Keeping 138 View List
Sheep 30 View List


Entreprize No.
Tilapia 49 View List
Cat Fish 8 View List
Nile perch 4 View List
Farmer Organizations by Operation Level and Support Organization
Entreprize No.
  Operations Level
Village 3,714 View List
Parish 514 View List
Subcounty 291 View List
District 78 View List
Regional - multiple districts 13 View List
National - entire country 9 View List
Entreprize No.
  Support Organization
None 3,431 View List
Government 626 View List
Non Government Organization 382 View List
Private Company 78 View List
Others 74 View List
Community Based Organization(CBO) 62 View List
Farmer Organizations by Activity Involved in and Leaders Education Level and Gender
Entreprize No.
  Activity Involved in
Savings and credit (VSLA) 3,826 View List
Production Level 3,476 View List
Marketing Level 2,870 View List
Non-agricultural activities 1,392 View List
Lobbying and advocacy 307 View List
Agro processing 184 View List
Transport services 23 View List
Entreprize No.
  Leaders by Education Level
Primary 6,720 View List
Secondary 4,845 View List
Tertiary 1,295 View List
No Formal Education 476 View List
  Leaders by Gender
Female 6,857 View List
Male 6,479 View List
Analytics on Farmer Group Leaders and Activity Involved In
Districts In Western Region

Region Districts

District Farmers Orgainzations
Buhweju District 100 View
Buliisa District 205 View
Bundibugyo District 53 View
Bunyangabu District 103 View
Bushenyi District 153 View
Hoima District 111 View
Ibanda District 135 View
Isingiro District 132 View
Kabale District 178 View
Kabarole District 182 View
Kagadi District 183 View
Kakumiro District 105 View
Kamwenge District 93 View
Kanungu District 173 View
Kasese District 361 View
Kazo District 31 View
Kibaale District 80 View
Kikuube District 74 View
Kiruhura District 27 View
Kiryandongo District 99 View
Kisoro District 152 View
Kitagwenda District 74 View
Kyegegwa District 85 View
Kyenjojo District 119 View
Masindi District 65 View
Mbarara District 152 View
Mitooma District 188 View
Ntoroko District 150 View
Ntungamo District 354 View
Rubanda District 153 View
Rubirizi District 189 View
Rukiga District 74 View
Rukungiri District 140 View
Rwampara District 51 View
Sheema District 95 View

Other Regions

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