Farmer Organizations in Acholi Sub Region, Uganda

Acholi Sub Region
Acholi Sub Region is one of the thirteen recognized administrative sub regions found in Uganda. The sub region has over 8 Districts, 15 Counties, 80 sub counties, 370 Parishes and 3,014 Villages. The sub region has over 1,033 farmers organizations with 519 Community Based Organizations (cbos) , 8 Farmers Associations , 486 Farmers Groups , 20 Cooperatives , 132 Women Group , 99 Youth Group , 72 Farmers Field School .
Acholi Region Farmer Organization Statistics

Farmer Organization by Category

Category No.
  Community Based Organizations (cbos)
519 View List
  Farmers Associations
8 View List
  Farmers Groups
486 View List
20 View List
  Women Group
132 View List
  Youth Group
99 View List
  Farmers Field School
72 View List
Total 1033

    Acholi Region
Entreprizes Undertaken by Farmer Organizations


Entreprize No.

Animal Husbandry

Entreprize No.
Goats 56 View List
Cattle 35 View List
Piggery 29 View List
Bee Keeping 9 View List
Oxen 8 View List
Sheep 2 View List


Entreprize No.
Tilapia 3 View List
Cat Fish 2 View List
other fish 1 View List
Farmer Organizations by Operation Level and Support Organization
Entreprize No.
  Operations Level
Village 953 View List
Parish 43 View List
Subcounty 22 View List
District 12 View List
Regional - multiple districts 2 View List
National - entire country 1 View List
Entreprize No.
  Support Organization
None 684 View List
Non Government Organization 164 View List
Government 160 View List
Private Company 24 View List
Others 19 View List
Community Based Organization(CBO) 5 View List
Farmer Organizations by Activity Involved in and Leaders Education Level and Gender
Entreprize No.
  Activity Involved in
Production Level 945 View List
Savings and credit (VSLA) 868 View List
Marketing Level 627 View List
Non-agricultural activities 371 View List
Lobbying and advocacy 40 View List
Agro processing 16 View List
Transport services 3 View List
Entreprize No.
  Leaders by Education Level
Primary 1,557 View List
Secondary 1,113 View List
No Formal Education 236 View List
Tertiary 164 View List
  Leaders by Gender
Male 1,585 View List
Female 1,485 View List
Districts In Acholi Sub Region

Sub Region Districts

District Farmers Orgainzations
Agago District 163 View
Amuru District 117 View
Gulu District 87 View
Kitgum District 202 View
Lamwo District 176 View
Nwoya District 138 View
Omoro District 19 View
Pader District 131 View

Other Sub Regions

Region Farmers Orgainzations
Acholi Sub Region 1033 View
Ankole Sub Region 1607 View
Buganda Sub Region 2808 View
Bukedi Sub Region 959 View
Bunyoro Sub Region 922 View
Busoga Sub Region 1013 View
Elgon Sub Region 1107 View
Karamoja Sub Region 368 View
Kigezi Sub Region 870 View
Lango Sub Region 1021 View
Teso Sub Region 732 View
Toro Sub Region 656 View
Westnile Sub Region 1079 View
Rwenzori Sub Region 564 View
Sebei Sub Region 247 View